Thursday, November 3, 2011

* NEW 2012 Artist Susan Wickstrand Calendars

Get 'em while they're hot!
order here: Purchase 2012 Calendar 
Premium quality paper, gloss finish, all color, 12 collage artworks, spiral bound, all major holidays listed, under $30 bucks, The perfect gift for yourself or the holidays. While supplies last!
*Update...SOLD OUT TODAY...don't worry ordering more : )

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Screening with Keith Malloy at Surfing Heritage & Enjoy Handplane Exhibit this Sat. Oct 22, 7 pm

I'll be in an Enjoy Handplane Exhibit weekend along with a screening w/Keith Malloy of his amazing new film, "Come Hell or High Water" at Surfing Heritage * Sat. Oct 22nd * 7 pm * Sea You There!
Enjoy Handplane Exhibiting Artists:
Matt Beard * John Culqui * Kipp Denslow * Damian Fulton * Robb Havassy * Joe Hodnicki * Wade Koniakowsky * Ed Lewis * Cher Pendarvis * JP St. Pierre * Peter St. Pierre * Rick Rietveld * Phil Roberts * Heather Ritts * Tak Aoyama * Skye Walker * Tyler Warren * 
Alex Weinstien * Susan Wickstrand

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

* FALL FUN * Receive a special 20% off of any purchase on my online Shop for a limited time.

Receive 20% off of any purchase on my online Etsy shop for a limited time.  Simply enter coupon code: "FALLFUN" at check out. Happy shopping! Click here or on image for link:

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Video of "The Wild Ones"

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Thursday, September 1, 2011

Riviera Magazine Article "Waxing Artistic" on Susan Wickstrand this Sept/Oct 2011 Issue

Grab a copy of Riviera Magazine Sept/Oct Issue and turn to page 60 to learn some more about what I do...thanks Shelby Stanger for the interview, Kevin Roche for the photos and Riviera Magazine. Digital Magazine Link:

"Introducing the art world's surfer girl ... 60"
(Clockwise) Susan Wickstrand photographed by Kevin Roche, Susan Wickstrand and Art Brewer, "Hynson in Hollister" Oil and Encaustic Collaborative Collage (Matted Prints Avail on Etsy site), Susan Wickstrand and Todd Glaser, "Joel Tudor, Indigo Seas", Oil and Encaustic Collaborative Collage (Matted Prints and Orig. Avail on Etsy site), Rip Curl's Wickstrand "Artist of the Search" Totes, T's, Bikini's, board shorts, hoodies, luggage, dresses, flip flops and beach towel avail. very soon!

MTV's "The Real World" La Jolla will have Wickstrand's on the Wall

 MTV's "The Real World" Season 26 in La Jolla, coming this Fall
 Susan Wickstrand, "Sleeping on a Honeysuckle", Oil & Encaustic Collage (Lopez image provided by James Cassimus).  Below: Susan Wickstrand, "Sea Love", Oil & Encaustic Collage.
Get Ready to play "eye-spy" a Wickstrand on the Wall (as seen above). For MTV's newest Season of "The Real World" coming this Fall.

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Cardiff Collaborative this Sat. at Green Flash Gallery

We hope to see you there for this group exhibition based on North County Artists and the 1 year Anniversary of Green/Flash.  Live music by The Red Fox Tails.
Susan Wickstrand & Todd Glaser, "Ladyslide, Noosa Glide, Lauren Hill", Oil & Encaustic Collaborative Collage.
I did the artwork for their new album, "Drop In"...oh and let's not forget the always colorful Cardiff too tripling the reasons to pay a visit, hope to see you tonight for some laughs, music, art and fun...
Jurassic Kook on display today, shot by Pierce Michael Kavanaugh.

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Surfindian, "The Wild Ones" Closing Party & The Red Fox Tails CD release party this Sat. Aug 6th

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We have a few special surprise guests in store for this evening, musically & Photographically speaking.  Also a few surprise additional items on view in the gallery & for sale in shop. Album Artwork I did for "The Red Fox Tails" CD, "Drop In"...this will be the 2nd CD I've done for a recording artist.  Good times and you can pick up the album for the 1st time this Sat. during a live performance by the band at Surfindian, 4652/4658 Mission Blvd. Pacific Beach, CA

Booking Passage to Tokyo & Hawaii

Custom made Wickstrand one of a kind "Ikat" *Enjoy Handplane ready to head to Surfindian, PB for our closing party of "The Wild Ones". Also a small glimpse of a boatload of brand new Hand Signed Matted Prints ready to book passage to Waikiki & Tokyo, Japan Greenroom Galleries.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

I'm Teaching Encaustic Classes For Kids in Cardiff, CA!

Click here to register
Then click on:  Collage Art For Kids with artist Susan Wickstrand 
We're offering 4 individual Encaustic Collage classes for kids on Saturdays, 2-4.  Starting July 23rd, 2-4, July 30th, Aug. 6th, and Aug. 13th.  I'll be personally waxing/finishing each child's original collage artworks. Each child is encouraged to bring some photos or special artworks that they'd like to incorporate into a collage on wood panel.  Email with any questions:

Saturday, July 2, 2011

Happy 4th, Kick Up Your Heels!

Happy 4th of July America, it's my fave holiday! Hope you get a nice slice of some outside fun with loved ones.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011


I shot this in Kauai...get outside and go enjoy the warmer water temps! Happy longest day of the year.

The Coast New Article on Wickstrand's Work & The Rip Curl Artist of the Search.

Click Here to Read or on image above.
Thank you Wehtanah Tucker & The Coast News.

Wickstrand T's Available at Surfindian, Image of Lauren Hill provided by Todd Glaser, collaged by Susan

1st ever Wickstrand Limited Ed. T's Avail. at Surfindian, click Here or on image to purchase.

Friday, May 20, 2011

Get Ready for "THE WILD ONES" Art Show at SURFINDIAN, June 11th, 2011

Susan Wickstrand & Art Brewer, "The Wild One, Bunker Spreckels, Hanalei, HI", Oil, Collage & Encaustic on Wood Panel", 2011

Music for "The Wild Ones" Art show at Surfindian provided by The Mattson 2
Sneak peek of Collaborative Collage with Tom Servais, "Schnabel al Promontorio Roccioso, HI" Julian Schnable at Rocky Point Hawaii
Collaborative collage with Todd Glaser, "Lauren Hill Noosa Slide"

Susan Wickstrand & Todd Glaser, "Montauk Rocks" (detail) Collaborative Oil & Encaustic Collage on Wood Panel, 2011, created for, "THE WILD ONES" exhibition at SURFINDIAN on Sat. June 11th, 6:30-10:30ish.

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Hubby's Cover Shot, Tracks Magazine

Here's hubby, Kevin Roche's Cover shot for "Tracks" Magazine out of Oz. of Ryan Burch while filming Cyrus Sutton's "Stoked and Broke".

Sunday, April 24, 2011

Happy Spring!

"Ladyslide, Noosa Glide" with Lauren Hill new collaborative collage with Todd Glaser in the works. Come see it in person on Sat. June 11th at Surfindian.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Collaborating with the Young & Talented Todd Glaser for next art show

Just met with the very talented & hard working Todd Glaser today at my studio to go over our final selects for collaborative collages for an upcoming show I'll be having at Surfindian this Spring.
Todd Glaser on the right after he won the 2009 Photo of the Year at Surfer Poll Awards for his amazing Greg Long photo.
One of Glaser's favorite subjects his good buddy & amazingly talented Joel Tudor
Todd Glaser's famous Kelly Slater image, the 10x world Champion.
Click on picture above to view some of Todd's amazing work. Mahalos Todd!