William H. RaVell III has been painting for over fifty years and his art is included in many corporate, military, and private collections including the U. S. Coast Guard Mueseum in New London,CT. He retired from the U. S. Coast Guard as a Chief Warrant Officer after serving more that twenty-three years. His shipboard service enhanced his ability to capture the effects of wind and tide on the sea in his marine art. HOLIDAY DISCOUNT!!!! A 30% discount on all paintings until 21 December 2007.