Susan F. Schafer Studio

HELP ANIMALS WITH EVERY ART PURCHASE:  To help the animals that inspire me, I donate 50% of my  sales to the following animal charities, who spend more than 85% of their budget on actual animal programs: Wildlife Conservation Society, National Wildlife Federation, American Bird Conservancy, Woods Human Society, Animal Welfare Institute, and Best Friends Animal Society. 

If you make a purchase and want to choose which of these charities I donate to, I will make the donation in your name. 


MBAA Annual Juried Exhibition 2018

Art Center Morro Bay

835 Main Stree, Morro Bay

SEP 20  -

OCT 29

MIXeD MeDIA             GIFTS

acrylic                       HORSES

Fine Art


Pressing Matters 2018
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art

1010 Broad Street, San Luis Obispo, California

I am a zoologist by profession, having worked around the world at places like the San Diego Zoo and the Taronga Park Zoo in Sydney, Australia. I completed my thesis work in the Galapagos Islands, studying the giant tortoises. During my travels, I observed and photographed wildlife. Those memories now inspire my artwork. 

7X7 inches

acrylic and torn paper on 300# paper (mounted on 10x10-inch black panel)

24x36 inches 

acrylic on canvas

Best of Show

Miossi Gallery Apr-May 2016

48x36 inches

oil on wood panel​​

 AUG 24 - OCt 13 


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