Sue O'Sullivan
  • Female
  • Wiltshire
  • United Kingdom

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Sue O'Sullivan's Discussions

Do you need to use Gesso

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sue O'Sullivan Mar 21, 2012. 5 Replies

When I use acrylics (mostly on paper or board) I do a base coat of white with a hint of colour and haven't used gesso.Should I be using gesso , there seems to be mixed opinion about this generally.I…READ MORE

What to Varnish with

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sue O'Sullivan Dec 16, 2011. 2 Replies

I have only recently began painting with acrylics and cannot decide which varnish I should use, matt, gloss or satin? I would appreciate any advice on this and any other tips related to varnishing,…READ MORE


Started this discussion. Last reply by Meg Mackenzie Nov 14, 2011. 5 Replies

Hello, I stumbled across this site about a week ago and already I am addicted, there is so much info here. I am Mum to 2 grown up sons and am very new to painting. I have dabbled with watercolours on…READ MORE


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karen knapp replied to Sue O'Sullivan's discussion Having Prints Made in the group The Business Side of Selling Art
"Hi.  I too have been interested in prints being made.  I do have a printer, but ink is pricey.  I was going to chk at our local printer that has been around for ages. See what they can do for me... as I refuse to go to staples and the…"
Aug 22

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About Me

I am a mum of two grown up boys and a lover of nature.

I am an absolute art beginner just finding my feet.

I am  learning that my work does not have to be perfect or look like a photograph!

At present I am using acrylics and am looking forward to trying some abstract work.

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Art Blog

Posted on February 18, 2012 at 9:33am 0 Comments

Hi, I have just started my art blog    I decided to do this as I am relatively new to painting so I thought I would share my journey with people. I would love to follow any blogs that any of you are doing and would appreciate any feedback or tips on blogging.

Looking forward to connecting with you


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At 12:52pm on February 27, 2015, Patricia Kim Worsley said…

Hi Sue :) Thank you for the friendship, looking forward to getting to know you better :D

At 3:06am on January 8, 2013, Tori Ashmore Herring said…
I love your work! Very beautiful
At 11:24am on May 8, 2012, Alan Minshull said…
Sue!! Your a wave painter yay! Lol
Fantastic dear friend, love the movement and the green/blue aqua blend making it one of the most fresh waves. 
Happy days and best fishes
Alan :)
At 4:30pm on March 1, 2012, Danny Dunn said…

your stuff is stunning for a beginner,ive been drawing/painting for years and you should see my first stuff..keep it up,lots of potential:)

At 4:51am on January 26, 2012, Archana Patel said…

Thank you Sue for appreciating my art.....i like your work too....

At 9:46pm on November 7, 2011, Trish Davis said…

Hi Sue

Thank you for the friend request. I'm new here and I'm meeting such talented and friendly people - such as yourself!


At 7:17pm on November 7, 2011, Alan Minshull said…

Thanks for the friendship Sue:)

happy days



At 12:44pm on November 7, 2011, Jazzylady said…

Hello my first friend here :-). Thank you for the request. Nice pictures, I love the leopard especially.

At 1:40pm on November 6, 2011, Thaneeya McArdle said…

Hi Sue, and welcome to the Art Colony!  I hope you enjoy the site - there's a lot to explore here, so have a look around and make yourself at home. You'll find plenty of art and inspiration!

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Most of all have fun and join in the forums and groups!  Can't wait to see your art. :)

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