Susan Hall

 

Susan Hall was born in Florida but has resided in the East Bay since age 5 and currently lives in Albany. She earned a BA and MSW at UC Berkeley. After 21 years as a juvenile probation officer, she retired in 1994 to pursue her life-long interest in art. Her journey into painting began with watercolors in sunny Puerto Vallarta Mexico where she used to hang out for a month almost every winter. More recently she has turned to oil painting. She is a frequent world traveler. During her travels to third world countries, she takes photos, which are later used for inspiration in painting. She searches out vibrant scenes when traveling and tries to translate the mystery and sparkle of the scene into a painting. In the past she has focused on vistas and landscape. More recently she includes people of the local culture into the scenes, engaged in their everyday activities. She especially enjoys trying to capture the charm and lively colors of indigenous peoples onto canvas. Her work has been shown in many restaurants, several art galleries in the Bay Area and in a gallery in Puerto Vallarta.

Tidelands Loop
599.00

By Susan Hall

24 x 20

Oil

Red Tree
99.00

By Susan Hall

18 x 12”

Acrylic

Blake Garden Path
275.00

By Susan Hall

16 x 20”

Acrylic

Mountain Lake
450.00

By Susan Hall

22 x 28”

Oil

Rocky Waterfall
199.00

By Susan Hall

18 x 14”

Oil

Newark Slough Vista
225.00

By Susan Hall

20 x 16”

Oil

Cosmic Color
225.00

By Susan Hall

20 x 16”

Oil

Oakland Estuary Boathouse
299.00

By Susan Hall

16 x 20”

Oil

Murky Landscape
150.00

By Susan Hall

14 x 18”

Oil

Lakeside Park Rocks
225.00

By Susan Hall

20 x 16”

Acrylic

Lake Temescal Trees
99.00

By Susan Hall

12 x 16”

Acrylic

 
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