Pete has worked in the field of construction in one form or another all his adult life. He has always enjoyed fine woodworking and that is one of the reasons he started wood turning. He likes to experiment with unusual pieces instead of just turning bowls, he does have a vived imagination. Pete uses a variety of wood, including beetle kill pine and wood from the Hayman, Colorado fire. Pete has been a member of the Mountain Artists since 1998. He is also a very talented keyboard musician.