Clare Smith was born in Stratford-on-Avon, and grew up in Bidford. Clare is a professional artist who works predominantly in the medium of painting and collage.
Clare completed a Visual and Performing Arts Degree, specialising in Fine Art at the University of Brighton in 1996, then worked for British Airways as a Cabin Crew Manager for 14 years.
She has since become a freelance Artist, the area which she loves, specialising in Sensory Art skills with children and young adults with a range of abilities.
Clare's clients include:The Chailey Heritage FoundationFutures Life skills in East SussexEscape ArtsArtbaseThe Home Farm TrustThe Cherry Trees Care HomeBarchester Group
Clare now lives back in Bidford with her husband and young son who attends Bidford-on-Avon C of E Primary School.