Sue Dion


Unlock Your Artistic Potential

Mentorship is the fastest way to go from where you are today, to where you want to be!

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Mentoring Emerging Artists
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MEDIUMS: Oil | Acrylic | Drawing | Watercolor | Mixed Media
SPECIALTY: ✔ Generalist  

Are you an emerging artist seeking guidance, support, and personalized feedback to take your art to the next level?

Look no further! Whether you’re looking to refine your technical skills, develop your artistic voice, or navigate the art world, our mentorship group provides the guidance and encouragement you need to succeed.

Through lectures, demonstrations, critiques, and assignments, I will help you identify your strengths and areas for growth, providing constructive feedback and practical advice to help you reach your full potential as an artist. Each month you will receive multiple assignments giving you the option to dig in deep or just focus on just those areas that resonate with you at the moment. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to take your career to the next level, the additional benefit of access to my learning management platform (with lessons that support the information covered in our monthly session), will help you learn, grow, and thrive as an artist.

Join our group today and embark on a transformative journey of artistic growth and discovery. Don’t wait any longer to invest in your artistic future – sign up for our mentorship group and take the first step towards unlocking your true potential as an artist.

Watercolor painting of flowers by sue dion
online mixed media painting
online mixed media painting
Painting of flowers and pears
acrylic painting of a lake by sue dion
online watercolour painting of flowers
online watercolour painting of flowers
watercolor painting by sue dion


Listed below are this Mentor’s specialty skills. Join this group if you want to grow in these areas.

Specialty: ✔ Generalist



Colour and Composition


Teaching How to Self Critique


Providing Art Critiques



Artist Statement & CV

“Mastrius has done wonders for my confidence. I have managed to step way outside of my comfort zone which has in turn given rise to so many more opportunities to further my art career.”
~ Deb, Emerging Artist


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how to loosen up your watercolor florals

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watercolor painting by sue dion
As an artist working across multiple mediums including acrylics, watercolor, and oil, my creative journey is characterized by a passion for self-expression and exploration. Through bold and expressive brushwork, I seek to evoke emotions, stir the imagination, and invite viewers into a world of vibrant colors and dynamic forms. Drawing inspiration from the beauty of nature, the complexities of human emotion, and the interplay of light and shadow, my work reflects reverence for the world around me and a desire to capture its essence on canvas.

I revel in the versatility acrylic paints in many of my paintings, using bold strokes and rich layers of color to create dynamic compositions that pulse with energy and movement. Each acrylic piece is a testament to my fascination with texture, shape, and form. In watercolor, I embrace the fluidity and spontaneity of the medium, allowing pigments to mingle and flow freely across the paper to create ethereal and dreamlike images that blur the line between reality and imagination. And in oil, I relish the richness and depth of color, using thick impasto layers and subtle glazes to build intricate textures and evoke a sense of drama and intensity.

At the heart of my artistic practice lies a commitment to authenticity and emotional truth. Through my expressionistic style, I strive to communicate the rawness and complexity of human experience, inviting viewers to connect with the universal themes of love, loss, longing, and hope. Whether through the bold, gestural marks of my acrylics, the delicate washes of my watercolors, or the lush, layered surfaces of my oils, each piece is an invitation to journey beyond the confines of the physical world and into the realm of the soul.