William "Skip" Lawrence is an artist and a teacher who has spent his life pursuing what he loves - art. As a nationally recognized painter, author, and teacher, Skip Lawrence is renowned for his extraordinary work as a colorist. He regularly has his work included in books, magazines and national publications, while he also juries national and international exhibitions.
When Skip is not busy teaching or painting he is working on other projects such as The Palette - a magazine that he and one of his colleagues, Christopher Schink, publish together. Skip has also made a variety of instructional videos and is currently in the process of making more. He has also found time to write a book titled Painting Light and Shadow in Watercolor.