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Wonderland, 48 x 60 oil painting on canvas

In the Studio: Create Conversation

 ”And what is the use of a book”, thought Alice “without pictures or conversation”. (Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland) What is the point in a gift if you do not use it.? What is the reason for creating if it doesn’t create conversation?  Express what is in your heart, not what you think others […]

In The Studio: Carving Out Time

I have had the pleasure this year of meeting so many amazing artists, creatives, and entrepreneurs.  The beautiful thing about this is most of these amazing people I have met are also mothers.  Yes, women that work everyday to be the best parents, and wives that they can possibly be.  At the same time they […]

In The Studio: How to Find Your Voice

For those of you who follow me on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, or my new favorite platform Periscope,  you have heard plenty about The 100 Day Project.  It was a movement started by Elle Luna on Instagram along with The Great Discontent.  I only got word of this amazing project a couple days before the start […]

In The Studio – Can you make money doing that?

I have been reflecting a lot lately on my journey becoming  a full time artist and what pieces it took  to make that happen.  The truth is some days I am so busy completing my “to do” list that I don’t stop enough to realize what I have done.  Did I accomplish what was needed?  […]

Pianos on Parade in Kansas City

This year was the first year for the Pianos on Parade event in Kansas City. When I was asked to participate I was a little bit hesitant because I knew the amount of work involved in painting furniture, let along a gigantic piano. Some of my DIY and Pinterest projects were pretty challenging, despite reading […]

Last week on Instagram

Day 1/100 #The100DayProject #suzefordpaintingaday #tinyart #oilpainting #instaart #contemporaryart #abstractart #colorlove A photo posted by Suze Ford (@suzeford) on Apr 7, 2015 at 9:06am PDT Day 2/100 #The100DayProject #suzefordpaintingaday #tinyart #oilpainting #contemporaryart #abstractart #colorlove #homedecor #interiordesign A photo posted by Suze Ford (@suzeford) on Apr 8, 2015 at 7:13pm PDT   Day 3/100 #The100DayProject #suzefordpaintingaday #tinyart […]

Ride of Your Life

  “Ride of your life” 48 x 60 oil on canvas. This piece was about a glorious time in my life. I studied in Florence for a semester in college. I met some amazing people, and more so learned a lot about myself.  It seriously forever changed me.  I will not ever forget the lessons […]