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Susan Shields has been on faculty at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design Continuing Education since 2004, teaching Life Drawing and Art Anatomy, Portraiture, Observational Drawing, Color Theory, Mining for Your Creative DNA, Portfolio Preparation, Teen Painting, Painting for Veterans in the Arts, and Outreach Senior Residents Painting. Following her studies at Studio Art Centers, International and the Florence Academy of Art (both in Florence), she has taught through the Minnesota State Arts Board, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis Community and Technical College, St. Paul College, and many area art, nature, and community centers. Susan was a 2003–2004 fellow at Banfill-Locke Art Center, the 2007–2008 Exhibition Chair of (and a mentor for) the Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota, and an Independent MFA Studies Advisory at Lesley University. In addition, she has illustrated multiple medical textbooks for the University of Minnesota and reviewed various arts education publications for the Teaching Artist Journal. BFA University of Missouri / MFA Academy of Art University.