INSPIRATION INTERVIEW #89: SUSAN ALMQUIST
COMING WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13th
This month’s interview spotlights one of our own, Academy member Susan Almquist. In her youth, Susan and her sisters were always making things at the basement craft table. Creativity was and is in her bones. For a time, adult life took her in different directions further from creative outlets. There were painting spurts over the years but no regular practice. Two rounds of CVP brought her back to her work with impressive visual clarity. With an understanding of the CVP principles, her juices flow intuitively. Her work brings life to a delightful menagerie of characters, animals, patterns, and colors.
To see the work of Bay Area artist Aondrea Maynard is to experience a world nestled somewhere between the ethereal and the nearly tangible, a space that is almost recognizable but not quite, like a just-forgotten dream. Join us and she and Nicholas dive into the inspirations and meaning of her...