Susan Monty's Profile
Artist Susan Monty is a New England native who grew up in Windham and now resides in Derry, where she works out of a studio in her home. She works in diverse media including colored pencil, pastel and oil to capture a realistic, but artistic, likeness of her subjects. Her love of nature and animals, especially horses, is evident in her choice of subject matter, which ranges from house pets to landscapes. She works closely with several equine rescue groups painting their horses and donating a portion of sales to the groups.
An avid horseback rider and horse owner for many years, Susan has the knowledge to accurately paint her favorite subject. She says, “I find horses endlessly fascinating. With their expressive eyes, sleek, but muscular bodies, and fluid manes and tails, I will never run out of things to say about them. Painting a horse is almost like running my hands over its body as I…
- Born on April 2
- Joined April 3, 2009