As a 1980 graduate of the Ringling School of Art and Design, Bill is a nationally known illustrator and fine artist. Bill has illustrated more than 50 books for children which has earned numerous awards. His fine art has been exhibited in The Oil Painters of America, NOAPS, American Impressionist Society, and the 30th International Marine Art Exhibition at the Maritime Gallery at Mystic Seaport.
Bill is a member of The Society of Illustrators, SCBWI, Oil Painters of America, The National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society and The American Impressionist Society. Recent awards have come from The Oil Painters of America and The National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society. Bill lives is Venice, Florida with his wife, Debbie.