Kevin Peterson was born and raised in Buffalo, NY and received his Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from SUNY Potsdam located in the "North Country."  Kevin moved to sunny and warm Durham, NC in 1985 where he continues to reside with his wife and dog; his son recently graduated from Virginia Tech with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Kevin is a Software Engineering professional who started making woodturnings as a hobbiest in 2008. A passionate craftsman at his lathe, Kevin creates one of a kind turnings and enjoys working with exotic woods from all around the world, domestic woods from the United States, and acrylics which gives his work a contemporary look.
When not turning wood, Kevin can be seen working with Boy Scouts, smoking meat on his Kamado Grille, and cheering on the Hokies.