Sue Ford is a professional artist, teaching local classes in watercolour and mixed media and painting holidays in the UK and abroad.  Full details are on

Sue has been a member of the Leven Arts Society for many years.   She has exhibited with the Society of Women Artists and The Society of Marine Artists at the Mall Galleries in London and at Artsbank in Saltburn.  She was the local winner of the Paint along with Nancy Kominsky as part of her “painting along” television series, winning a trip to Rome. She has written several features in the SAA Paint Magazine and the Leisure Painter.


Painting Holidays and classes include Kirkcudbright, Tuscany, Sardinia, Menorca, Cober Hill near Scarborough and the Grand Hotel, Scarborough. In the Middlesbrough area, pastel/mixed media workshops are held at Kirkby and weekly course are held at Nunthorpe School, Stokesley Town Hall, Natures World,  Middlesbrough and Langdon Square at Coulby Newham. Full updated details can be found on

Sue can be contacted on