William West

William, a native of Durham NC, left for 20 years, graduated from Ringling College of Art and Design, entered the ad business in New York City, Atlanta, and San Antonio and won many national creative awards. After selling his advertising agency business, William started painting and found that watercolors were his true passion. He has immersed himself in painting ever since and enjoys  painting a number of different subjects. He has been juried into the Watercolor Society of NC  Exhibition in 2017 and 2018 and in 2018 won the Windsor Newton Award.