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Wild America Nature Festival

My painting of basking turtles recently won the Nature Art Award and also the Roger Tory Peterson's 2017 Wild American Art Award.

VINS Talk and Book Signing

Saturday, January 13th from 12-1, Alvin Breisch and myself will be doing a talk and signing for our book The Snake and the Salamander.  The talk/signing will be at the Vermont Institute of Natural Science.  Alvin will be talking about some VT species and I will talk a bit about the art process.

New England Reptile Expo

I will have a booth at the New England Reptile Expo selling framed and unframed prints.

Sunday, January 28, 2018
10am to 4pm

Radisson Hotel Expo Center
700 Elm St.
Manchester, NH 03101

Artists For Conservation

I'm excited to announce that I have recently been accepted as a Signature Member into Artists for Conservation (AFC). Artists for Conservation is an international non-profit that's mission is to support wildlife and habitat conservation along with environmental education through art that celebrates nature (http://www.artistsforconservation.org/).

Newspaper and Magazine articles covering The Snake and the Salamander.

Vermont Institute of Nature Science - http://vtnature.blogspot.com/2017/07/book-review-snake-and-salamander.html

Monadnock Ledger - http://www.ledgertranscript.com/Patterson-illustrates-reptile-guide-8372217

NH Magazine - http://www.nhmagazine.com/March-2017/Matt-Pattersons-Nature-Studies/

Altamont Enterpise - https://altamontenterprise.com/03142017/breisch-identifies-nature-and-worth-%E2%80%98herps%E2%80%99-our-midst