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.

My cereal is being profound this morning.

The golden ruler

June 07, 2021

The bright gleam above the dome catches my eye.

Yes Day

June 02, 2021

Moments like these are why I write this column.

You know we had to walk this trail.

Hidden paths

May 21, 2021

Why am I so captivated by them?

Looking back

May 17, 2021

There’s a specific reason why I love this place.

I’m not ready to leave the garden.

Light and life

May 07, 2021

And to think, all this beauty is because we lean.


May 02, 2021

Without asking, iced tea is poured into my emptied glass.


April 30, 2021

It’s an odd concept to be looking for in a landscape.

The stick hits the water with a quiet splash.

Picture perfect

April 20, 2021

I am an imprecise image maker.

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