Susan Neilson

Canadian Artist

A Fine Balance - Gesso underpainting , plus painting in the cedar forest
Still life treasures on green silk with yellow butterfly
Dancers and a Little Gymnast - Paintings
Drawing and painting with compass and string
White Tulips - Close up Section
Sketchbook drawing - Mock Orange and cedar branch
First Idea - Sketchbook Planning for Forest Gate Painting

 “Those who contemplate the beauty of the Earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature – the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.”

Rachel Carson

Paintings and Drawings by Susan Neilson

Art celebrating beauty, strength and survival in nature.
Organic Geometry
Visual Poetry
Our Fragile Heritage
Energy and Connection

Neilson’s artwork takes inspiration from wild and cultivated nature (forest and garden), from collected treasures, from views through a microscope, from life studies,  from stories, words or metaphors, and simply from the creative process.

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