Susan Sansome

Susan Sansome

Susan has worked as a theatrical costume designer for The Playhouse Sheffield, illustrated children’s books, taught portrait painting at Leicester College of Adult Education and art & fashion at Leicester High School. Susan was elected as an associate of the RBSA in 1997 and as a member in 2001. Her work was selected for the society’s Faces of the Archive 2012 Exhibition. A member of Leicester Society of Artists, Leicester Pastel Society, Birmingham & Midlands Pastel Society & also Leicester Sketch Club where she was their centenary year president. Susan trained at Leicester College of Art in fashion design. Susan has exhibited widely. Example of her work can be seen on permanent display at Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester & Durham Universities and exhibited throughout the country including the Mall Galleries, London. Recent Awards: Brewin Dolphin Bronze Award, Leicester Society of Artists 2012 Charles Stanley Award, Leicester Society of Artists 2013 Broadway Art Festival, Highly Commended 2014. Subjects include still life, landscapes, figures & portrait commissions.