Medium: Drawing and Pastels
Susan’s first memories of making art were at her grandmother’s round oak table, with lots of blank paper and a fresh box of crayons at her Iowa farm. Having had some training along the way, she describes herself as “mostly self-taught” in Pastel her favorite medium as well as oil, and colored pencil. She has taken workshops with Tina Moore, Bob Gerbracht, Gill Dillinger, Richard McKinley, Kim Lordier and Margot Schulzke.
Susan has spent the last 38 years in California. Twenty years were spent in production weaving and teaching. After retiring she returned to paint from in her studio.
Susan has pastels and watercolors in many private collections. She is a member of the Pastel Society of the West Coast Signature, Blue Line Arts, Placer Arts, North Tahoe Arts, and American Women Artists associate with distinction.
She was juried into the 42nd Mother Lode National Art Exhibition, the 55th Haggin National Art Competition which also selected her painting for an Award of Merit and the original was reproduced on their banner and posters for the exhibit at the Haggin Museum of Art in Stockton, California Her work was accepted into the 24th Pastels USA International open exhibition which was held at the Art Museum of Los Gatos, California, the 27th Annual International Open Exhibition which was held at the Marin Society of Artists Gallery Ross, Ca., and the 28th Annual International Open Exhibition which was held at the Art Center Morro Bay, Morro Bay, Ca. She has won the Pastel Painters of Maine Award and has Signature Status with the Pastel Society of the West Coast. Current Vice President, Treasurer of the Pastel Society of the West Coast.
Painting selected for Crocker/Kinsley for Crocker Art Museum 2016
painting selected for AWA Rockwell Museum exhibition 2018
Painting selected for IAPS convention exhibition 2017
Painting selected for Haggin Museum 2019
you can reach her at goodmundson @sbcglobal.net
Galleries & Affiliations: Blue Line Arts
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