Paul McDonald Smith


Paul was 2001 Artist of the Year at the Victorian Artists Society, and is member of VAS and the Twenty Melbourne Painters. Paul is widely known for his colourful oil paintings of flowers, still life, landscape and portraits in the tonal impressionist manner. A very experienced teacher, he has conducted painting classes and workshops since 1977.

Paul is in high demand as a judge and a very popular demonstrator of traditional painting techniques. His work has received well over 100 major awards including VAS Norman Kaye Memorial Medallion in 1998 and 1999. His studies include fine art at RMIT and the Camberwell Travel Scholarship. He has worked as a professional artist all his life. 

You can see more of his work by visiting his website.

Classes by Paul McDonald Smith
Paul McDonald Smith
Oil Painting
Paul McDonald Smith
Wednesday afternoon - 10 week term
21 Apr 2021 - 23 Jun 2021
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
In this class we observe the traditional approach to oil painting with a particular emphasis on tonal impressionist principles.
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