A W Smith


A W Smith

Albert ( known as Alan) Smith was born in Kiel , Germany in 1941. He came to England in 1953, where his family has lived ever since. A qualified engineer by profession, he spent many years on oversea assignments. Whilst working abroad he has always painted in his spare time.

He is a self-taught artist who has developed many different styles. It is Alan''s ability to adapt & improve his technique that has enabled him to produce work of such high calibre. Although he started painting using watercolours he now concentrates on working with acrylics & oils.

Since retiring he is devoted to his painting & travels extensively throghout the UK gaining material to inspire his artworket