Suzanne graduated from Florida State U with a BA in interior design. She began her career as an interior designer and quickly pivoted into creating and selling custom window treatments. After retirement, she parlayed her sewing expertise into art quilting. During her artistic journey, Suzanne has explored pottery, oil painting, knitting, and various other crafts. She began studying the craft of custom copper/enamel jewelry in 2009 and presented her first works in 2011. To expand her knowledge and expertise, she has studied and produced forms in fine silver, sterling silver, brass, copper, cloisonne, sgraffito, and various combinations thereof.