Susan Farrell Biography
Susan Farrell is an artist living on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria, Australia. She paints intuitively. As a child she spent many hours outside in mother nature, spellbound by its beauty, purity and magic. This childlike wonder and passion for birds, animals and nature has stayed with Susan, and it is expressed through her artwork. She loves bright colours and lots of drips and flicks. Each piece incorporating her extra special touch of Magic!
She has painted her whole life. Developing her skills over the years through attending numerous art workshops in all types of mediums. She has developed her own style of abstract backgrounds with more realistic subjects. A selection of her bird images have been licensed by Koala Publishing as greeting cards and sold all over Australia. In 2012 Susan was approached by Tony Carmine Salerno, from Blue Angel Publishing to paint a series of endangered animals for a set of Wisdom Cards. There were 31 paintings in total in the set, which also contained the five elements. The card set is called “Animal Voices” and was written by Chip Richards and published in 2013. Susan had a solo exhibition in 2014 featuring the Animal Voices originals.
Her beautiful artworks can be found not only in Australian collections but all over the world as well. Most of her originals can be purchased as Art Prints. She also occasionally enters her work into the local Art Shows on the Peninsula.
Susan has been on her own personal self-discovery, and has completed her Reiki 2 Practitioner Level in 2014. She is true believer that meditation is fundamental part of life and incorporates it in to her intuitive painting regime. She has written several meditations herself, which she shares in her workshops.
She teaches weekly classes and weekend workshops in Mornington. Susan is also the Creator of the “Serendipity/Intuitive Workshops” ,”The Chakra Tree Of Life Workshops”and “Beyond The Veil Workshops”. Her belief is that everyone is creative and given the chance and the tools to play, they can paint their own piece of magic. Susan has been kept very busy teaching her Intuitive Workshops. Not only in her local studio in Mornington, but travelling to private locations, regionally and Interstate.
Susan and her husband Jack, are lucky enough to live in the gorgeous seaside town of Rye, Victoria, Australia, with their menagerie of animals. When she is not teaching or painting she spends time in her garden, walking her dogs, riding her bike and enjoying catching up with her family when they come down to visit. Her philosophy is to be grateful for being given the chance to inspire others and to make people smile.