Suzie Baker is an award-winning artist whose paintings have been featured in Fine Art Connoisseur, Plein Air, and Southwest Art Magazines. She has been named “Three to Watch” by both Southwest Art and Fine Art Connoisseur. She serves on the board of directors and is a signature member of Oil Painters of America and regularly exhibits in prestigious national shows and invitationals. In addition to being a still life and portrait artist, Suzie has been painting en plein air since she was a teenager. Suzie teaches workshops nationally and close to home in The Woodlands, Texas, where she lives with her husband and two children.
Suzie will teach a plein air painting workshop at Crooked Tree Arts Center - Traverse City on August 8-11. Click here for details.
Plein Air Magazine, Artist Profile, December/January Issue, 2017/18
Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine, More Than Just Faces, May/June Issue, 2017
Plein Air Magazine, August/September Issue, 2015 and 2016
Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine, 3 to Watch, July/August Issue, 2015
Southwest Art, Artist to Watch, December Issue, 2014
Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine, September/October Issue, 2014
Plein Air Magazine, October/November Issue, 2014
OPA Western Regional, Award of Excellence, 2017
2017 Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibition, American Women Artists - Award of Excellence, 2017.
7th Annual Plein Air Salon Competition - Third Place Overall, and Best Plein Air August/September, 2017.
Laguna Beach Plein Air Invitational - Directors Choice Award, 2017
Telluride Plein Air - First Place, 2017
Sedona Art Prize 2016-17 - Second Place Overall
National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, On-Line International -Third Place, 2017
Shadows on the Teche Plein Air - Third Place, 2017
Sedona Art Prize - First Place, May 2017 and Finalist: December 2016, January, February, April 2017
Laguna Plein Air Invitational - Plein Air Magazine Award, 2016
Art Renewal Center, Publication Award, Collection Magazine Award, 2016
13th Annual Telluride Plein Air - First Place Quick Paint, 2016
Oil Painters of America 25th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Second Place, Plein Air Competition, 2016
Portrait Society of America, Members Only - Outside the Box and Still Life Finalist, 2016
6th Annual Plein Air Salon Competition, Plein Air Magazine - Best Sketchbook April/May, 2016
Olmsted Plein Air, Renoir Best Figure in the Landscape, 2016
Outdoor Painters Society, Plein Air Southwest Salon - Honorable Mention, 2016
National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, Best of America, Best Composition, 2016
OPA - Oil Painters of America, Board Member, Signature Member
PSA - Portrait Society of America
AIS - American Impressionist Society, Signature Member
NOAPS - National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, Signature Member
LPAPA - Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, Signature Member