Thoughts on Painting

writing and works by Cameron Smith

Introducing a New Method of Art Instruction

Hello, and welcome! The core focus of Cameron Smith Academy of Painting is beauty in composition. The learning method, as well as much of the course content, is unique and was d...


A Response to Mary Rezac's article for CNA, "The Catholic Church desperately needs artists."

Mary Rezac, this article "The Catholic Church desperately needs artists."


Beauty Misunderstood

'If I understand that "simple aesthetic pleasure" is referring to BEAUTY, if I read correctly the suggestion that BEAUTY is less than 'thoughts, science, or criticism of issues'... then all of my artistic being objects. BEAUTY is the "vocation of the artist"- St. John Paul II. "Beauty will save t...