As a 1980 graduate of
The Ringling School of Art and Design, Bill Farnsworth has spent
more than 40 years as an Illustrator and Fine Artist
Born in Norwalk Connecticut in 1958, Bill spent most of his life
in New Milford Connecticut painting landscapes of the rural area,
while supporting himself and family with his growing illustration
Farnsworth is a Signature member of The Oil Painters of America,
and The American Society of Impressionists.
He is also a Fellow in The American Society of Marine Artists.
His paintings have appeared in many National shows, Museums,
and private collections throughout the
A nationally known illustrator, Bill has seamlessly moved into
the Fine Art field where he has been awarded The Dickinson Signature
Member award in The American Society of impressionists national
show in 2018 and 2019. He won first place in The AIS 2020 online
Fine Art Views say "Sensitive and full of human emotion,
the heartfelt work of Farnsworth takes us to inner depths."
His work is represented
by The Hughes Gallery, Reinert Fine Art Gallery, Ambleside Gallery,
Mary Williams Fine Art, Gallery 330, Gleason Fine Art , Palm
Avenue Gallery, Gingerbread Square Gallery and Waterhouse Gallery.
Bill currently lives
in Venice, Fl. with his wife Debbie.