For the May 18, 2018 episode I visited the studio of Amherst Island artist Susan Friesen (pre-recorded in March 2018). Her daughter took a fantastic photo of her studio and Susan allowed me to use it here (click for the full photo):
We spoke about her early work of women and girls:
And more recent flower work:
Also her intricately detailed coloured pencil drawings of birds:
For more information and a look at more of Susan’s work, please visit her website susanfriesen.ca.
An archive (MP3) of this episode can be found here.
Subscribe to the iTunes podcast of Studio Stories on Amherst Island Radio here.