Born in Chicago, Illinois, Susan took
her fine arts training at The American Academy of Art.
In 1974, Susan and her husband Bob moved to St. Paul, Minnesota and founded an advertising and
graphic arts studio. Their clients included 3M, Gillette, Quaker Oats, General Mills,
Brown & Bigalow, Hoyle, Trend Enterprises and Pillsbury.
They moved to Brown County in 1991. Sue spent her free time exploring the
countryside for subjects that quietly say “Paint me."
Bob passed away in 2002.
2012, having met Phil a few years before, they decided it was
time to combine households, currently sharing it with six cats and
retired from her graphic design work after nine years and is now pursuing her
love of the outdoors, exploring and gathering references for more