Current Teaching Schedule:

Southern Methodist University

Continuing and Professional Education
Contact SMU CAPE

Beginning Oil Painting
Wednesday nights from 7-10 p.m. (two separate 6 week sessions during Fall & Spring semesters)

All Media Landscape Painting
Saturdays 9:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. meets the second half of the semester (Fall & Spring)

Taos Landscape Painting 
July 6-12 at SMU Fort Burgwin campus in Taos New Mexico.

Watercolor Painting 
Offered in the Spring semester.

Plein Air Painting
Offered at the Dallas Arboretum, May 21-23, 9-3

New Painting workshops coming soon, please stay tuned and contact Suzanne or SMU CAPE.
If you have interest in these classes, you can check for specific information at:


Please contact Suzanne for information on private teaching or Landscape Painting trips.



2008 – Present   Southern Methodist University Continuing and Professional Education, Informal Courses. Landscape Painting, All Media Painting and Beginning Oil Painting.
2000 – Present  Intense week long Landscape Painting workshop in Taos, New Mexico. SMU Continuing Education, Fort Burgwini Campus, Taos, New Mexico
1999-2014  Eastfield College, Adjunct Instructor, Dallas, Texas, Drawing levels I-IV, Painting in Oil, Acrylic, and Watercolor levels I-Advanced
1998-2008  Meadows Community Education Program, Painting, Landscape Painting, Drawing, Watercolor, Color and Composition
1999  Brookhaven College, Watercolor I, II
2001  Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, Drawing II, Painting I
2000  Dallas Museum of Art, Gateway Gallery Adult Education, Landscape Painting in the GalleriesBrookhaven College, Dallas, Texas, Watercolor I, II
1998  Creative Arts Center, Dallas, Texas, Painting, Landscape Painting, DrawingSouthern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, Painting I
1993-97  Southern Methodist University Continuing Education Program, Beginning Oil, Beginning Drawing, Portrait Painting, Watercolor
1986-1997  Southern Methodist University, Continuing Education Program, Oil Painting with emphasis on Landscape
1991  Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, Drawing I. Eastfield College, Dallas, Texas, Watercolor I, II
1990  Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, Design I
1989  Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas, Gateway Gallery Adult Education, Watercolor
1998-89  Richland College Continuing Education, Richardson, Texas, Beginning Oil and Acrylic Painting
1982-85   Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, Graduate Teaching Assistant (3 semesters), Design I, Design II, Painting I, Drawing I
1980-Present  Private teaching in Painting and Drawing