Averell was born in Ohio in 1957. Her family soon moved to Southern
California where she grew up. As a child, Sue spent much of her time
drawing; she knew early on that she was going to be an artist.
studying at the prestigious Art Center College of Design in
Pasadena, California, Sue worked for several years in the printing
In 2002 Sue began working full time in her painting studio creating
works for her studio events and
Sue creates many commissioned works
each year for both corporate and individual clients.
She enjoys working with her clients to create just the right piece
and welcomes your inquiry about a personal painting for you or your
Sue's Sausalito studio is open twice a year for the annual Marin
Councils Spring Open Studios and the ICB Building Winter Open
Studios events. The ICB Building event includes 50 participating
artists; all are within the building where Sue's studio is located.
For exact dates, please go to Sue's website. In addition,
she welcomes visitors to her Sausalito studio through out the year
by appointment .
I invite you to visit "The Process" page to
view and appreciate
the thick, juicy, layers of paint
indicative of all of my work