Fibre Arts Workshops


Susan Stover (USA)

'Mixed Media Encaustic Sculpture'

This workshop will focus on exploring wall sculpture and 3D forms in combination with a variety of media and encaustic.  We will be experimenting with loads of materials, looking at other artists, and honing in on individual inspirations.  Techniques include various ways of constructing and building underlying structures, mixed media surface treatments and mark-making, and presentation options



About Susan Stover

Susan Stover is a San Francisco Bay Area artist who creates paintings and sculptures that explore themes of cultural identity and mythology.  With the study of ethnic patterns and of utilitarian and sacred objects in non-western cultures, her work embraces ritual, tradition, and meditation through repetitive labour. 


Susan received a MFA from California College of Art in Oakland, California and a BFA from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.  Her paintings are in many private collections and in 2016 was commissioned for several pieces for the American Ag Credit headquarters in Windsor, CA.  Her work was featured on the cover and in the lead article of the Surface Design Journal Winter 2016 issue and has been included in The Art of Expressive Collage by Crystal Neubauer, Studio Visit, and Gathering Clouds – A Magazine of Contemporary Art.  She teaches workshops in her Northern California studio, other locations in the U.S., and internationally.

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