William C. Ressler is a graduate of what is now the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. As a free-lance artist in the Philadelphia area, he has executed commissions for a variety of editorial, corporate, and architectural clients. Also a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Bible, his art portraying Biblical themes has been published internationally.
Ressler is a member of the Philadelphia Watercolor Club and the American Watercolor Society, and his paintings are included in several private, corporate, and university collections. He was selected as the American Cancer Society's Christmas Card artist in 1991 and has won awards in most of Stone Harbor's Annual Art Shows since 1972, including its 1995 and 1996 Purchase Awards. He was the winner of the 25th Anniversary Wetlands Institute Limited Edition Print competition in 1997. His prints and paintings may be viewed in galleries and shows in Philadelphia, its suburbs, and the New Jersey shore.