Bruce Van Patter

As a freelance illustrator, graphic recorder, and author, Bruce is on a lifelong journey to delight in the handiwork of the Creator. And he’s always ready for fellow travelers.


October 27, 2020

It doesn’t take much to make a secret place. 

Light in the forest

October 19, 2020

This is the shot I hoped for.

It seems unlikely we’ll find it.

A fire to sit by

October 13, 2020

The gathering is just breaking up when I arrive.


October 07, 2020

I have weighed myself down today.

Spotlight on glory

October 02, 2020

I’m in the woods, once again looking for God.


September 25, 2020

It’s time to get the wood ready.

Hands-on faith

September 22, 2020

Is my writing steady here?

A swimming lesson

September 18, 2020

I am struck by the timing of this moment.

Something new

September 09, 2020

Isaiah pointed these out to me today.

If the creek don’t rise

September 03, 2020

Oh sure.  It looks peaceful now.

Blind guides

August 26, 2020

We need to see what we can't see.

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