Suzanne Richards was born and raised in Perth, Western Australia. Sitting in front of the television as a toddler, her dream was to become an ink and paint artist for Disney. Such began her love for all things fantasy, story and animation. Suzanne has a Certificate in Graphic Design and studied animation at the Film and Television Institute. Suzanne uses traditional methods of drawing and painting in addition to digital programs, such as Adobe Photoshop and Corel Painter.