Susan is at home/ in studio
available for scheduling workshops with groups in 2022 online and beyond in person when possible
May 14 Teaching rughooking, applique’, embroidery as the McDonald sisters of Gilmer County did. Accompanying Ellie Schaul retrospective exhibit at Juliet Museum, Clay Center for Arts and Science, Charleston, WV
July 15-21 Handweavers of America Convergence, Knoxville, TN Symphony in the Mountains juried exhibit Mountaintop Removal Jewel
August 15- 20 Rug Hooking Week at Sauder Village, Archbold, OH Gallery Talk Celebration collection – how to critique your work, and reporting on events.
Virtual workshops available:
Basics of Design two sessions 3 hours each with interactive exercises and work inbetween meetings developing the Elements and Principles of Design. Next level Mastering Design: Beyond the Basics
Fraktur motifs inspire patternmaking 3 hours history of PA German illuminated documents, common motifs and elements involved to create a rug pattern. Colors for materials discussed. Leave workshop with personal design
Making-Do the West Virginia Way 3 hours “meeting” the McDonald sisters of Gilmer County, WV and learning to incorporate scraps of clothing, upholstery fabrics, cans and hooking into embroidered, collage footstools or art for the home.
Mentoring Sessions. 2 hours or more advising on business practices, writing artist statement, developing and critiquing body of work growing network, approaching galleries, entering exhibits. Working individually
Contact me for details and scheduling. See contact page.