Suzanne’s artistic creativity and talent are uniquely expressed through exquisite mosaics and watercolors with her focus on religious and nature scenes. Art judges, patrons and other artists pinpoint Suzanne’s greatest artistic attribute as “your use of color really sets you apart from other artists”. Her intricate mosaics combine hand-cut pieces derived from various textile media into colorful and captivating scenes. Correspondingly, Suzanne’s watercolors are exceptional in the fine detail, layers of colors, blending and shading she achieves in this medium.
Suzanne, a native of New Orleans, exhibited a special artistic talent in her youth. She earned a Bachelors of Arts Degree from the University of New Orleans in 1976, where she had the special privilege to study under Ida Kohlmeyer, a recognized painter and sculptor whose works are held by the National Museum of Women in the Arts, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, and the New Orleans Museum of Art.