Jeanne Rosier Smith has been painting for over 20 years. She is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America, and the Connecticut and Cape Cod Pastel Societies. She is an artist member of the Copley Society of Boston, the Salmagundi Club of New York and Academic Artists of America. Her work has appeared in International Artist, American Art Collector, and the Pastel Journal. She is represented by Gallery 31 on Cape Cod, Sosebee Studios on Nantucket, Powers Gallery in Acton, MA and Francesca Anderson Fine Art in Lexington, MA. To see more of her work, please visit these gallery websites or go to www.jeannesmithart.com.
Smith captures her initial inspiration quickly, adding layers to create depth and detail. She fell in love with pastel at first touch. She has exhibited her landscapes, portraits, and still lifes nationally and won numerous awards, and her paintings are in collections from Seattle, Washington to Monte Carlo to New Zealand. She travels around the country and abroad teaching workshops in pastel. Upcoming workshops in Provence (June 2014) and Croatia (Sept 2015).