Suzanne Owens

An intense appreciation of the natural world and a desire to share her vision of this world is the driving force behind the paintings of Suzanne Owens. Working in both pastel and oil, Suzanne travels extensively in the West and her native Texas in search of subjects to which she feels a connection. She has studied with some of the premier plein air painters in the country, including Skip Whitcomb, Matt Smith, Scott Christensen and Kevin Macpherson. From these instructors she has learned the value of painting on location and the importance of seeing first-hand the colors, atmospheric conditions, and of getting a sense of that place.

"I always find something in nature that attracts my attention, be it the abstract patterns of the land forms coming together, the design of the clouds in the sky, or colors - either soft and muted or bright and bold. Plein air painting offers an endless supply of material for my work."

Suzanne is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America and the Pastel Society of the West Coast. She is also a member of Oil Painters of America, the American Impressionist Society, Alla Prima International, Degas Pastel Society, Pastel Society of the Southwest, and Southeastern Pastel Society.

Galleries:

Riverbend Fine Art
719 First Street
Marble Falls, TX 78657
(830) 693-6632

Ann Hughes Fine Art
2708 Fairmount
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 720-0004

Studio:

Suzanne Owens
PO Box 4123
1700 Fault Line Drive
Horseshoe Bay, TX 78657-4123
suzo@tstar.net

Samples of Ms. Owens' work appear below. All are in oil except when noted. Click on any photo to enlarge.



Alta Lakes
10 x 12


Ascroft, Colorado
18 x 24
Pastel


Cimarron Study
10 x 12


Circa 1880
10 x 12


Enchanted Rock
11 x 14


New Mexico Cattle
11 x 14


New Mexico Clouds
11 x 14


Peaceful Pond
24 x 30


Rocks
10 x 12


Rocky Mountain Morning
15 x 15
Pastel

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