Artist/Art & Photo Instructor
Susan is a professional artist and art teacher at St. Vrain Valley School District, Longmont, Colorado. She received her art education degree, with honors, from San Diego State University and the University of San Diego where she received the honor of "Student of the Year"
Susan taught art at Skyline High School for 15 years and currently teaches art and photography at Apex Schools, a program for home-school students who attend a public school once a week. She has also taught painting classes at Michaels stores and offers private classes and workshops.
Along with her teaching career, Susan is President of the Longmont Artist Guild, as well as a member of the Louisville Art Assoc. and Boulder Art Association. She has been on many art show committees with these art associations and coordinated student art exhibits throughout the last 20 years.
Susan has been a professional, award-winning artist and art instructor for over 30 years in California, Alaska, Hawaii and Colorado. Her artwork has sold all over the world including Japan, Germany, England, and France. Susan is very passionate about the arts and feels fortunate to know and work with so many other wonderful, talented artists. You can often find Susan working in her art studio at home, traveling around the world visiting art museums and galleries, learning new techniques at art workshops, or spending time with her four wonderful grandchildren.