Valerie Smith ROI
No formal art training, but has been lucky with several excellent teachers – in particular Leonard Daniels (ex Principal of Camberwell), John Cook and Arthur Easton. Has exhibited with RBA, NEAC and was elected a member of the ROI in 1997. Won the Llewellyn Alexander Prize in 1998. Has also exhibited with the Bourne Gallery, Hicks Gallery, Whittington Gallery, Hawker Gallery and Chichester. Has been a member of the Reigate Society of Artists since 1991.