Bob grew up in Maine and obtained a Degree in Art Education at the University of Maine-Orono in 1972. He has exhibited extensively throughout Maine, New England and beyond and has received a number of awards for his artwork. He works primarily in pastels, acrylic, pen & ink and graphite. He also produces a large quantity of woodcuts, illustrates books and is an editorial cartoonist for newspapers. His art includes a wide variety of subjects including portraits, wildlife, landscapes, and surrealistic subjects. He is never without his sketch books and also teaches groups or individuals.