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Artist in Focus: Elaine Brady Smith

Elaine Brady Smith says that painting is essential to her life—that she needs to paint in order to feel alive and full of purpose.

In fact, if you visit Elaine in her Millworks studio in Harrisburg, you may find her a little lost her in her work as she puts the finishing touches on a new oil.

Elaine derives the most pleasure from painting in still life, particularly of plants, sometimes fruit, and sometimes even cars. If you do stop by her studio, ask to see her series of paintings of roses, each a tribute to the exquisite flower.

We’re delighted to share a sample of Elaine’s work on this page. To see more, visit her website.

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