Peter Huntoon has been painting professionally since 1994. A life long passion for art and his native state of Vermont are evident in his work. His distinctive award winning paintings in oil and watermedia feature a strong composition, innovative color, and enthusiastic brushwork. Educated in Vermont and Colorado, Huntoon received his BA in art from Castleton University. Peter was Color Group Manager at Sto Corp. (a world leader in architectural coatings) for 20 years, becoming a full time artist in 2012. Peter is a founding signature member of the Vermont Watercolor Society.
In March 2013, Peter launched “A Day in Vermont”, a weekly email lvoe letter featuring a brand new painting. “A Day in Vermont” celebrates the beauty of Vermont, one painting at a time. Over 11,000 subscribers from across the country and around the world now share this authentic artistic adventure. As a way to say thanks, Peter draws two random subscriber names a month to win a free prize of their choice. It’s free to subscribe at ADayInVermont.com.
Peter has been featured in Vermont Magazine and WCAX’s “Made in Vermont” series. Peter’s “A Day in Vermont” plein-air painting video series now airs regularly on Vermont PBS.
Along with his artist wife Mareva Millarc, Peter lives and wroks from his studio in Middletown Springs, Vermont. His work is represented in public and private collections around the world.