W.F. "Bill" James
Bill has been described by the editor of Pratique Des Arts (Paris France) as "being an Impressionist reminiscent of the great masters of the 19th century France"
Was presented with the title of "Master-Pastelist"by the Pastel Society of America, the title of "Dolphin Fellow" by the American Watercolor Society and "Life Member" by the Southern Watercolor Society.
Wrote an art column for the International Artist magazine for three years.
Was a member of the National Watercolor Society, the Oil Painters of America, the Florida Watercolor Society and the Transparent Watercolor Society of America.
His paintings created with pastel, oil, watercolor, gouache and casein have been published in every national art magazine in America, England and France. His paintings in all media have been included in many art books in America and England.