Sue Rother was born in Oakland California, she grew up sough of San Francisco spendoing most of her time riding horses, competing in dressage and hunter and jumper competitions. Sue’s lifelong obsession was creating art. She attended U. C. Davis, where she studied under Wayne Thiebaud and others. Further education included Art Center College of Design and The Academy of Art College in San Francisco. Sue has painted and drew as an illustrator for clients such as Disney, Bank of America, William Sanoma, Gallo Wines and hundreds of various corporations and publishers nationwide. She has also exhibited at the American Museum of Illustration in New York City.