Photo of Bruce Harman

Bruce Harman is a professional artist in Santa Cruz, CA. He received his B.F.A. in Printmaking from Philadelphia College of Art in 1980. Illustration work followed after moving to Santa Cruz, specializing in airbrush techniques. His highly detailed and accurate depictions can be seen on book and CD covers as well as umbrellas, totes and a variety of other gift items.

Also skilled in the digital realm, Bruce is well versed in Photoshop and Illustrator, having years of experience working in those programs. Many projects will involve the computer in the early stages, and finalize with hand brushwork.

Murals for public and private clients have been created since 2009. Starting with a series of street signal boxes in Capitola, CA, many commissions have followed, for restaurants, clinics, schools and private residences.

Bruce Harman's personal work is centered on the spiritual realm. Paintings of mythic figures, inspired teachers, goddesses and mermaids can be found on his website: