Maître Pastelliste - Société des Pastellistes de France, IAPS-MC, PSA-MP, PSNM-DP

Copyright © Colette Odya Smith. All rights reserved. 

Colette  Odya Smith is  a  widely-exhibited,  award-winning painter,  educator  and juror, working primarily in soft pastels for over 20 years. Working from natural subjects, her paintings have a contemporary, almost abstract sensibility. She has been featured in newspaper stories,  publications  and  artist  magazines  including  American  Artist,  The  Artist’s Magazine,  Pastel  Journal,  and  Pratique  des  Arts.  Her  recognitions  include  Masters Circle  IAPS  (International  Association  of  Pastel  Societies),  signature  member  PSA (Pastel Society of America) and Distinguished Pastelist PSNM (Pastel Society of New Mexico).


Arts in Milwaukee

International Association of Pastel Societies


Woodwalk Gallery  – 1998-current
6746 County Road G Egg Harbor, Wisconsin 54209


Gallery Marzen  2017 - current
2345 Atwood Avenue Madison, WI 53704

GOWA Gallery of Wisconsin Art  West Bend, WI 2017-2019 - gallery closed
303 Water Street West Bend, WI 53095

Katie Gingrass Gallery  – 1997-2015  –  gallery closed

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Frank Howell Gallery  – 2013-2014  –  gallery closed

Santa Fe, New Mexico 

Brio Gallery – 2009-2013  –  gallery closed

Galena, Illinois

League of Milwaukee Artists

Pastel Society of America

Pastel Society of New Mexico

Societe des Pastellistes de France

Wisconsin Pastel Artists