HUFTON, Susan

1957 - ?

Susan Hufton

Susan Mary Kearley, was born at Worcester on 1 October 1957, daughter of David Eustace Meader Kearley (25 May 1930-11 July 2011) and his wife Nita Mary née Lashmar (30 August 1928-14 November 2009), who married at the Isle of Wight, Hampshire in 1953. She married at Kettering, Northamptonshire in 1980, Robert J. Hufton, and works under the name of Sue Hufton. Educated at Kettering High School for Girls and studied at Roehampton Institute 1976-1980, graduating with an honours degree Bachelor of Education and Certificate and Diploma in Calligraphy and Bookbinding 1983-1986 and is a Fellow of the Society of Scribes and Illuminators and a Full Member of the Letter Exchange. She has exhibited at Chepstow Museum; Ditchling Museum; Wolesey Fine Arts; Craft Council; Minneapolis Institute of Art and other venues in the U.S.A., also at the Victoria & Albert Museum, London and in 2018 at the Lettering Arts Centre at Snape Maltings, Suffolk, commemorating 30 years of Memorials by Artists, founded by Harriet Frazer, working to support the creation of beautifully designed and created memorials. She lives at 14 Well Street, Bury St Edmund's, Suffolk. The author of 'Step-by-Step Calligraphy' (1995). http://www.susanhufton.co.uk/




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