Gill Smith specialises in watercolours of mainly flowers and still life, which have been exhibited throughout the U.K.
Born in Edinburgh in 1957, Gill attended schools both in Edinburgh and Penicuik. After leaving school Gill trained at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art in Dundee 1979-1981. This was followed a year later by a post graduate course in art therapy at St Albans School of Art and more latterly she trained as a Social Worker in Edinburgh. From 1993-1999 Gill taught part-time on the foundation art therapy course at Queen Margaret University College Edinburgh. This was in addition to her post as a manager in a Social Work day centre for adults with learning disabilities. Gill currently lives and works in Edinburgh.