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In The Studio: Creating Custom Artwork

Creating Commissioned artwork can be a beautiful thing.  It is a part of my work that has grown considerably over the years, that I have enjoyed.  Creating custom artwork for a client can be a really rewarding experience.  It is almost like a creative collaboration.  My aim is to tell your story in a way […]

In The Studio: Live Painting on Periscope

This is seriously the BIGGEST, most EXCITING news since emojis, smart phones, and sliced bread!  You can now tune into me daily, in my studio, painting, talking about art, life, and well anything else that comes up!   How am I doing this?  How can you participate? It is so simple, it is scary!  It […]

Last Week On Instagram – Studio Highlights

Last week was another busy week in the studio. I have been continuing the process of creating a painting each day for The 100 Day Project. It has been a wonderful process for me creatively. I am loving these tiny little pieces that are gathering in my studio. Looking at all of them together makes […]

Commission Painting- You Are My Sunshine

This is one of my newest pieces that I just finished for a wonderful client. They are a beautiful family that wanted something in their home that represented them, and had personal meaning to them. They made the entire commission process of painting a personalized piece enjoyable and seamless. The process of painting a commission […]

Last Week On Instagram – Studio Highlights

This is the second week for me completing “The 100 Day Project”. I wanted to include those highlights I posted to Instagram. Reflecting on this week I have completed began to embrace this process. It has helped me in a lot of ways stick to a consistent schedule of simply creating work. Every day it […]

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 […]

How an oil painting is created

I have been wanting to do some sort of video for a long time that shows a little more about who I am and my painting process.  Since I had absolutely NO idea how to make a video, I put it off for  quite a while.  But, I decided I wasn’t going to let this […]

Stronger Commission

Commissioning a Painting

  Early this week I got a visit to my studio from a client of mine.  I have been working on this commission piece for him, that was based upon an older painting that I completed and sold several years ago.  We decided to change the original piece up a bit.  We added in a […]

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 […]