Award winning artist Susiehyer is a
full-time, professional oil artist who paints landscape, figure, still life,
interiors and more. She works both in the studio and en plein air creating
everything from quick field studies to large finished paintings.
Living in Evergreen, Colorado, Susiehyer
often paints the Colorado landscape. She also likes to challenge herself to take
on new approaches to her subjects and environments. Each year she visits several
new locations around the US and has traveled to Europe and the south Pacific to
paint and study. She participates in numerous Plein Air events each year and has
been invited to such notable events as Telluride Plein Air and Sonoma Plein Air.
Susiehyer is represented by several
galleries along the Colorado Front Range including Oh Be Joyful Gallery in
Crested Butte, The Framed Image in Denver, Mary Williams Fine Art in Boulder,
Arts At Denver, the Gallery At Roundtop in Rountop, TX.
Susiehyer's work has also been featured in
Southwest Art Magazine, Art of the West Magazine, Fine Art Connoisseur, Cowboys and Indians
Magazine, and been seen on the covers of Soundings, Mountain Country Life,
and Evergreen Living Magazine.
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2011 NOV/DEC issue of
the West Magazine. An article entitled "Nature's
Magic" by Vicki Stavig appears on pg 66. Susiehyer is one of 10 landscape
artists profiled. Click Here For Article
Southwest Art Magazine, July 2011
featured a section entitled "Focus on Mentors and Their Students". In the
article in this section on Kevin Weckbach, "Blazing a Trail" (page 108),
Susiehyer is profiled as one his students.
Southwest Art Magazine's Landscape Issue,
February 2011, has run a feature article on Susiehyer's work entitled "Susiehyer: The Big
Picture (pages 96-99). See other paintings on pages 8, 39, and 107)
Click Here For Article
Connoisseur Magazine, March/April 2009 issue highlights Susiehyer's work in
"Today's Masters: 3 Artists Making Their Mark".
Books and Publications:
of Colorado" A beautiful coffee table book featuring the works of 51
Colorado artists including Susiehyer. This definitive book on landscape painting
for years to come was curated by Ann Scarlet Daley of the Denver Art Museum.
Available from Fresco Fine Art Publications,
"American Art Collector 2004,
2007, 2008, and 2009, 2012 ,juried competitions of New Works, Alcove Books.
"Best of America:Oil Artists
and Artisans, Vol 1 and Vol 2"
"Best of Worldwide Landscape Artists Vol. 1", 2011, Kennedy Publishing
2012 Crested Butte Wildflower Festival
This image was chosen by the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival
Committee for the official 2012 Wildflower Poster. The painting, entitled
"Hillside Floral Symphony" (16x12, oil on linen) was done for the 2011 Crested
Butte Plein Air event. Signed posters are available for $25. (www.ohbejoyfulgallery.com)
Fine Art Reproductions
Reproductions of several of Susiehyer's paintings are now
available through Ken Beausoleil Fine Art Reproductions
Art of the National Parks:
Historic Connections, Contemporary Interpretations
beautiful new coffee table book from Fresco Fine Art, is now
available. Curated by Jean Stern, noted author, lecturer and curator, the book
profiles some of our most beloved national parks in paintings and sculpture. Six
of Susiehyer's paintings are representing Rocky Mountain National Park. Copies
are available for $85 by emailing through the contact page of this website.
Sedona Plein Air 2013 Purchase
Award AND Quick Draw Award
Sycamore Silhouettes, 12x12,oil
Award of Excellence in Plein Air Artists of
Colorado National Exhibition 2013
"Ice Fall", 9x12 oil on masonite
Award of Recognition in American Women Artists "A
Celebration of Art 2012"
Nocturn in Purple Yellow Grays", 12x16, oil on masonite
Third Place Award and People's Choice Award in Denver Plein Air 2012
"Night Lights #1", 12x18, oil on canvas
Third Place Collectors
Choice Award in "Windows To The Divine 2012", an exhibition at Abend
Paint America Association Signature
Society: Susiehyer was awarded Signature membership in this
prestigious group. The Paint America Signature Society honors those artists
whose work has been recognized for its excellence in Paint America's National
Exhibitions and other significant contributions to their programs.