Nancy Simmons Smith

Abstracted figure; head and bust with arms stretched. Colour blocks of white, yellow, and soft green on a dark background, line work suggests movement.

Dance, 2023, acrylic on canvas


About the Artist: 
Nancy Simmons Smith has been making art for over 30 years. Non-objective art is Nancy’s passion and has been an important focus her life. She works intuitively, burying,and unearthing marks, and textures to explore surface, shape, colour, texture, and composition.

Nancy is a member of the Women’s Art Association of Canada (Toronto) and Studio 201 in Peterborough. Her work is currently shown at Studio 5 (Peterborough) and The Stonewood Gallery (Cobourg).


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Studio image of a large, shared studio with an easel and tables set up to work.

Studio: Shared location with Donna Bolam, Shelley Brown, Theresa Morris, Carol Forbes, and Nancy Simmons Smith










Studio Location: Tour Stop 3 – Room 17


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Selections: 39th Annual Kawartha Autumn Studio Tour

Stephanie Ford Forrester, Northland Harmony, 2022 textile, painted cotton & batiks

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