Susan A. Hollis earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Textile Design from Rhode Island School of Design. She worked as a freelance fiber artist for 18 years, completing commissions for corporate clients and exhibiting in galleries throughout New England.
Since 1994 she has worked as a professional artist in both oil and pastel. Susan is a Copley Artist at The Copley Society of Boston, a Fellow of The American Artist Professional League in New York, a full member of The Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club in New York and a Master Artist at the Cape Cod Art Association. She has earned Signature memberships in the Pastel Society of America, Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod, Connecticut Pastel Society, and Pastel Painters of Maine