Susan Prentice is a Connecticut based artist. From this central location she can easily travel up and down the east coast of the United States. From Maine and down the Eastern seaboard and islands, she can access and photograph beautiful locations. These photographs become the starting point for her paintings. Strong compositions derive from her expertise as an art director and graphic designer. Much of the work is narrative. Her color palette is joyous.
Susan attended The School of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University where she received the award for "Outstanding Senior in Illustration" and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
Her career began as an award winning art director at Keiler Advertising in Farmington, CT.
Starting in 1983, she has freelanced in the field of marketing communications, graphic design and art direction as well as illustration and photography.
In 2001 she began a career in Fine Arts. She has exhibited in shows and galleries throughout the country. Her medium is oil on canvas.
In 2014 she re-located her studio to the Farmington Valley Arts Center, Avon, CT. Studio 6B. Commissions are welcomed.
Contact Susan at 860-985-4322 or e-mail her at email@example.com