Peter White was born in 1941 and after a local education, attended the Margate and Canterbury Colleges of Art on the three year N.D.D course in Graphic design.
Graduating in 1959 he worked as a Designer and Art Director in Deasign Groups and Advertising Agencies in London and the Thames Valley, later specialising in Advertising Illustration.
Returning to Broadstairs in 1993 Peter took up full-time painting, concentrating on coastal scenes, emphasising special effects of skies and water and the reflections of boats and cliffs.
Influenced by the watercolour artists of the 19th century, including Turner, Girtinm Cox and Parkes Bonnington and later artists of the 20th century such as Brown, Lavery, Steer and Edward Seago.
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