About Susan

Susan Gardels, Artful Home’s Online Merchandiser and Events Coordinator, is a visual artist and writer. She spent 25 years working as an artist-in-residence with schools and communities across the USA and in Malawi, Africa. She has received numerous local, state, and national grants for her collaborative work with communities. In her personal work, Susan has created four limited edition collections of her own writings as well as hundreds of installations combining words, performance, sculpture, and visual books.

no place like home

The themes of house and home are captivating to artists, and in this Flash Gallery, eleven Artful Home artists explore ideas of dwellings and structures, as well as the emotions associated with [...]

By | 2017-01-05T13:14:24+00:00 August 9th, 2015|events|1 Comment

goblet grab

A wine goblet with a handful of jelly beans for a stem. A martini glass graced by fluttering leaves. Swans and dragons, bees and honeycomb, potted topiaries, curling waves, murrini-covered spheres and [...]

By | 2017-01-05T14:02:07+00:00 May 17th, 2015|events|0 Comments

art in wonderland

A sculpture of woven glass melts into a solid block. A carved wooden rifle becomes a screaming goose. A wooden fish seamlessly transforms into an architecturally perfect house. In the Art in [...]

By | 2016-11-30T12:32:29+00:00 September 18th, 2014|events|0 Comments