Susan Marx

My paintings are conversations between my eyes, my head, my heart, my gut, and the canvas in front of me. This is true whether I am painting from my imagination or in front of nature. In both scenarios, nature is my frame of reference. I paint what nature leaves with me. 

My work is intuitive. I let the process guide and inform me. I load up my palette and pick up a brush, holding it as a conductor would hold his baton and begin. It is a constant back-and-forth between paint and canvas, as I work quickly, using my emotions rather than an intellectually thought out process. I cannot get the colors down fast enough, often painting wet-on-wet until, suddenly, I need air. I stop and step back to look at my canvas one last time. The painting is done. 

I like to entice and engage my viewers, drawing them into a fresh and beautiful world. I hope my artwork will lead people to notice the beauty in nature: a healing beauty. Someone once said I work to the muse of Monet, Van Gogh and Joan Mitchell; I was thrilled.  They helped guide me in the journey to become the artist I am today.

Susan Marx

Susan Marx
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Fantasy<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Fantasy, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Fantasy, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
Mozart's Meadow<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Mozart's Meadow, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Mozart's Meadow, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
Sun in the Garden<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Sun in the Garden, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Sun in the Garden, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
Color Song<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Color Song, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Color Song, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
An Afternoon With Claude<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
An Afternoon With Claude, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

An Afternoon With Claude, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
Summer<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Summer, 2014
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Summer, 2014
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
Firebird<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Firebird, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Firebird, 2015
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
Tulip Field<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Tulip Field, 2014
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Tulip Field, 2014
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
Rose Bed I<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Rose Bed I, 2014
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Rose Bed I, 2014
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
Lavender Field in the Luberon, France<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Lavender Field in the Luberon, France, 2014
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Lavender Field in the...
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
Allee de Verdun in Goult, France<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Allee de Verdun in Goult, France, 2014
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Allee de Verdun in Goult,...
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000
Lavender Field in Les Bassacs, France<br>Acrylic on Canvas, Paintings
Lavender Field in Les Bassacs, France, 2014
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000

Lavender Field in Les...
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 24"
USD 4,000