Ruth Smith

Design and Creative roles

  • LocationScarborough, United Kingdom

About me


Fine Art graduate from the Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford. My art practice centres around sculptural painting, installation and writing. Online portfolio of work: I also do freelance illustration and graphic design for wedding stationary using Photoshop. For the past few years I have worked, part time, as a Visitors Services Assistant at Scarborough Museums Trust and I am passionate about engaging the public with art and museum collections. I feel confident explaining and running activities and workshops for members of the public of all ages and abilities.



  • Visual Arts
  • Art Direction
  • Art Therapy
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Fine Art
  • Multi-media Artist
  • Creative
  • Illustrator
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


Visitors Services Assistant

Scarborough Museums Trust

Jul 2012
  • My duties include handling money, admissions and dealing with any queries or complaints. I engage with and welcome members of the public, explaining exhibitions and have helped to run craft based educational activities for all ages and abilities. I assist in installing/de-installing exhibitions, cleaning the venues and managing shop stock.



Fine Art

University of Oxford

Sep 2013 - May 2016
  • First Class Honours