About

Susan Duke Waters lives in Rockmart, Georgia, USA, and was born in Bath, UK.   She uses a variety of media, working in oils, watercolor and acrylics as well as clay and papier mâché.

Lately, Waters has divided her time between figures/portraits and painting on location, working predominately with oils.

Work currently displayed:

The Great American Paint-In, online exhibit, Gallery Cero, 1014 Miami Springs Dr
Longwood, FL 32779. View collection here.

Metro Montage XX, Marietta Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, Georgia. Link to MCMA exhibit.

Booth Artist’s Guild Annual Exhibition, Booth Western Museum, Cartersville, Georgia. Honorable Mention for Cotton Fields and Seed Plant. Exhibit  FlipBook, Virtual Tour.

Rockmart Juried Show, The Rockmart Cultural Arts Gallery, Rockmart, Georgia, 30153

Skellenger Gallery, Cedartown Performing Arts Center, Cedartown, GA

The Downtown Gallery, Cartersville GA.

Awards, Recognition and Exhibits:

“Best of Show” Rockmart Juried Show 2020, The Rockmart Cultural Arts Gallery, Rockmart, Georgia, 30153. Valentine Shopper.

Metro Montage XX, Marietta Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, Georgia. Link to MCMA exhibit.

“Honorable Mention” Booth Artist’s Guild Annual Exhibition, Booth Western Museum, Cartersville, Georgia.  Cotton Fields and Seed Plant. Exhibit  FlipBook, Virtual Tour.

O Holy Night Nativity Exhibit , Skellenger Gallery, Cedartown Performing Arts Center, Cedartown, GA, Nov 20th 2019 – Jan 6th 2020.

2019 Spotlight Solo Exhibition by Fusion Art, view exhibit here.

2019 Crystal Award of Merit, Sky show at Gallery Ring, for “Clouds and Corn“. (Exhibit link here.)

2019 American Art Awards, Surrealism 4th place for “Makeup Artist” (link to online announcement.)

2019, Camelback Gallery, Finalist in Shades of Purple Exhibition for “Morning Glories on Spent Daisies“. (View exhibit here.)

2019 Gadsden Art Association, 61st Juried Annual Art Show, First Place in Sculpture for “The Four Winds” and Second in Oil Painting for “After the Bath“, Gadsden Museum of Art, Alabama.

2019 Colors of Humanity Botanical Exhibit, Honorable Mention for “Rosa Queen Elizabeth and Honeysuckle“. The paintings, “Makeup Artist” and “Mud and Buttercups” are also included in the gallery’s Wet Paint Exhibit.

2019 Finalist in Artroom Gallery Online Portrait show for “His First Portrait

2019 Eatonton Plein Air Paint Out 2019, First Place for “Towers Over Eatonton

2019 Rockmart Cultural Arts 2019 Juried Show “Best of Show” for “Flower Power ”.

Polk County, GA, featured artist March 2019. To read article click here.

“Jerry’s Artarama’s” featured artist December 2018. To view the interview, click here  or copy this URL:  https://www.theartlist.com/aom_12_18.html

2018 Life-sized Nativity displayed at the Rockmart Cultural Arts Gallery November – December. A video of the show can be viewed here.

2017-2018 “Art of Georgia: Portraits of a Community ” Exhibits displayed at the Georgia Capitol Building; work chosen twice.

2017 Arts Station September Stone Mountain Plein Air Paint Out Purchase Prize for “Sunshine and Stone.

2017 Forgotten Coast Plein Air Festival Quick Draw, Open Category, “Exalted Company” second place.

 

She is a member of Oil Painters of America, the American Watercolor Society, the Georgia Watercolor Society (Signature Member), the Portrait Society of Atlanta and the Rockmart Civic Arts Commission with whom she is a former Artist of the Year.