Joyce Smith has been studying with Walter Bartman, Christine Lashley and Maud Taber-Thomas at the Yellow Barn studio in Bethesda, Md. since 2001. Her paintings have been exhibited in juried shows at the Yellow Barn Studio , Kefauver Studio & Gallery and the Yarmouth Arts Festival. She had a show at the Georgetown Town Office summer, 2019. Her works have sold in Washington, DC, and Bath, Me. Her style is interpretive realism using oils on canvas and board. She paints both plein air and studio portraits.