New Book Now Available


Bill's new book "Down Roads Less Traveled" Volume 10 is now available for purchase. Again using the "Old Master" techniques Bill has created nine more projects for you to learn the ways of the old European painters. There is a reproduction of a John Constable "The White Horse" and eight other projects including a Welch collie and a wonderful Cardinal. Many of the pieces have DVD's that are available. Be sure to order your copy today.

Since 1988

Oil, acrylic and watercolor paintings


Bill “Ridley” Bayer began painting as a hobby in 1988. The following year he studied with Bob Ross and became a certified instructor of Bob’s wet on wet technique. He has since studied with many other well know Bill Bayer artists developing his own style of painting. Bill has published five instructional books and three DVD's titled "Down Roads... Less Traveled" showcasing his talents.

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