20 x 16
About the Artist:
William A. Schneider paints primarily from life. Sargent, Zorn, and Fechin have been influences. He attended the Saturday Program of the American Academy of Art in Chicago for eight years where he studied life drawing with the legendary Bill Parks and oil painting with Ted Smuskiewicz. William continued his education through workshops with Dan Gerhartz, Harley Brown, Richard Schmid and others.
He has been featured in numerous publications and has received top awards in exhibitions including those of: The American Impressionist Society, Oil Painters of America, The Pastel Society of America, and Salon International. He is represented by several galleries around the country. His six instructional DVDs are distributed by Liliedahl Video Productions.
Bill is a signature member of Oil Painters of America (OPA), and NOAPS. He is a Master Signature Member of Pastel Society of America, and the American Impressionist Society and is a Master Circle designee by the International Association of Pastel Societies.