Cynthia Smith received her B.S. in Art Education from the University of Maine and her Masters from the University of Southern Connecticut. She taught secondary education for 35 years - 16 in Connecticut and 19 in Gorham, Maine. Cynthia began to focus on sculpture after moving to Maine in 1985, and works in a variety of sculptural media including bronze, wood, stone, and plaster. She currently shows her work at Saltwater Artists Gallery in New Harbor, River Arts Gallery in Damariscotta, and BRAF Gallery in Boothbay Harbor.