Paula Smulders emigrated to New Zealand from the Netherlands in 1979.
Her creations span a variety of styles and techniques, as an expression of an urge to discover new areas in her life and therefore in her work.
Her extensive travels over the years have often been an inspiration for her as an artist. people and places and the way they relate to each other being a never ending source of interest, expressed in bright colors,
the spice of life.
Paula has had numerous solo exhibitions in Christchurch and a few in Auckland, as well as taking part in group shows.