Participating Artists

Suzie Greer Baker



Biography / Artist Statement

Suzie Baker paintings are regularly on display in magazines, prestigious national shows and plein air events. She has served on the board of Oil Painters of America since 2014, including presiding as president from 2020-22. Suzie holds signature status in that distinguished organization as well as the American Impressionist Society, and others. In addition to being a still life and portrait artist, Suzie has been painting en plein air since she was a teenager. A sought-after instructor, for her humorous and informative style, Suzie teaches through videos, event demos, and workshops far and wide including in her studio close to Houston, Texas

Selected Publications
Plein Air Magazine, Article “One Week in Paris,” December 2022/January 2023 Issue
Plein Air Magazine, Cover and Article April/May Issue 2020

Notable Awards
– Forgotten Coast Plein Air, Collectors Choice

Plein Air Salon, November, Best Plein Air Landscape
Oil Painters of America National Convention Wet Paint Competition, Second Place, Plein Air Division
American Impressionist Society, National Show, Award of Excellence
Huse Skelly Fine Art Gallery, Just Plein Fun, Best in Show
Laguna Beach Plein Air Painting Invitational, Quick Draw, First Place

Olmsted 200th Anniversary Celebration, First Place and Best Nocturne
San Angelo Museum of Art, EnPleinAir Texas, Best in Show

Plein Air Easton, First Place, Small Works
Oil Painters of America Salon, Portraiture Award of Excellence

AIS Small Works Showcase, Best in Show Award, Wet Wall Competition
Forgotten Coast, Virtual Quick Paint, First Place

2019 and Prior
Plein Air Salon, Top-25, 2019
LPAPA Best in Plein Air, First Place, 2018
Outdoor Painters Society, Plein Air Southwest, Best in Show and Artists Choice, 2018
Shadows on the Teche, Best in Show, 2018
Telluride Plein Air – First Place, 2017