S u k i W i l l o u g h b y
I was painting a large
oil on board of an Italian country side and I thought, “How can I make art more
affordable for women who love art?” I adore fashion as well as art. I was a professional model for years in Asia
I decided to broaden the company by purchasing other artists’ works. I couldn’t keep up and why try when there are so many fabulous artists in the world who need exposure. I specialize in Oil on canvas and I do all the commissions for the custom made Suki Saks. I’ve sold lots of saks and made one for Oprah. She received her Suki Sak November 2005, it was a gift from a friend and she brought the Sak on her television show in December of 2005.
I’ve always known my
life would be filled with beautiful things such as art, architecture gorgeous fabrics
Fashion and artistic people. I moved to
Moving to a foreign country was one of the best things I’ve done. It opened me up and caused me to feel that there where no limits to where I could go in life.
I was born in
While living here I started a 4-year study program under three great artists Louis Maestas, Susan Marshall and Zhang Wen Xin. I became an artist’s apprentice and painted everyday for years and I haven’t stopped yet. It amazes me how time passes by, one thing I know for sure… I will never regret studying art and following my dreams to make art. I paint several days out of the week and still make Suki Saks for fashion/art lovers!
I still practice my
Chinese from time to time and head off
to the ocean on a regular basis but, living so close to the