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Hyde, Ingrid
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McNamara, Barbara
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Santorini, Dee
Schumacher, Susan
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Susan Schumacher
11254 Bridgeport Place
Belvidere, IL  61008

Susan Schumacher is an artist with more than 32 years experience teaching art to all ages.  As an arts integration specialist, she works with teachers to design and conduct art projects that reinforce learning on specific topics, including, but not limited to:

  • Ancient Egypt
  • Roman
  • Greek
  • Native American
  • Scandinavian
  • Folk art
  • Colonial America

Susan has been published in School Arts Magazine and was selected as an arts educator of the year by the Illinois Alliance for Arts in Education.  She has been a presenter at the Art Institute of Chicago and has years of experience writing curriculum, conducting workshops and facilitating projects with groups.  In her free time, she paints in watercolor and acrylics, enjoys fibers and mixed media, and designs and creates agate jewelry.