Cameron Schmitz earned a Master of Fine Arts degree in Painting from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting & Drawing from the University of New Hampshire, in addition to studying Art and Art History at Studio Arts Centers International in Florence, Italy.
Following a month-long artist residency at the Vermont Studio Center in 2006, Schmitz moved to Vermont after meeting her now husband, also an educator. Schmitz now resides with her family in Bernardston, MA. Her work has been featured at Fitchburg Art Museum's biannual exhibition, New England/New Talent, Green Mountain College, Kyoto Seika University, Emory University, Northern Arizona University Art Museum, and Rogue Space in Chelsea, New York. Schmitz’s work was recently featured at BCA’s Vermont Metro Gallery in Burlington, VT and is currently represented by The Drawing Room in Cos Cob, CT where she is also the Gallery Curator and Exhibitions Coordinator. In addition, she is also an art instructor, teaching regular painting workshops at the River Gallery School located in Brattleboro, VT.