Peter Colbert has been drawing and painting in some form or another for most of his life. After graduating in Graphic Design from Humber College in Toronto, he was awarded a scholarship from the Ontario College of Art, where he completed an additional 2 years of Illustration in the Communication and Design department. After 20 years in the commercial art field he transitioned to a full-time fine art career.

For Peter, every painting presents a unique opportunity. His paintings range from representative (figures, florals, landscapes) to abstracts.

Peter has received various awards in the graphic design, illustration, and fine art fields. His work is known and sold around the world. He has lived in Vancouver and Toronto, and currently resides in Ottawa.