Susan Brooks
2547 Eighth Street, Studio 24a
Berkeley, California  94710

Upcoming Events

Susan Brooks Open Studios

June 12–13, 2021

Saturday & Sunday

1 - 5 p.m.

2547 Eighth St, Studio 24a

(Between Dwight and Parker)

Berkeley, CA 94710

East Bay Open Studios

June 5–6, 2021

Saturday & Sunday

11 a.m.–6 p.m.

2547 Eighth St, Studio 24a

(Between Dwight and Parker)

Berkeley, CA 94710

Susan, as well as other artists in the Sawtooth Building and across the East Bay,

welcomes the public to her Studio for EBOS.



After June 15, I will be open every Thursday 12–5 p.m.,

and First Saturdays of the month 12–5.

I can also see you by appointment, 12–5 p.m. most days.

Spur of the moment might work out so please call.

I will be setting time aside specifically for you, 
so please let me know if you are running late or can’t make it.

* If you are not feeling well please do not come.

* Only 6 people at a time in the studio.

* We practice social distancing (6’ minimum).

* Before entering I will ask you to use hand sanitizer.

* You must wear a mask that covers your nose and mouth at all times.

* No trying on of jewelry.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

I have missed you.

510 845-2612

E-mail: susanbrooks@FastMail.FM

Web site:


• For the latest studio news see Susan Brooks on Facebook
or on Instagram at Instagram


Articles & Books:


• Quirky Berkeley website

An article on my sketchbooks.

'Susan Brooks' Sketchbooks'

• Berkeleyside website

An article on my latest project,
"Objects of Desire & Mirth",
and the inspiration for it.
How Quirky is Berkeley? Susan Brooks and her objects of desire and mirth

• Quirky Berkeley website
A more extensive article on my latest project,
"Objects of Desire & Mirth",
and the intersection of my work and things I collect.
Susan Brooks: Mirth and Desire, Stances and Glances – Work that’s Quirk and for sale

• Hand/Eye magazine
An essay about my work

• Art Jewelry magazine, Artist Profile
"A conversation with Susan Brooks"  

• Included in Art Jewelry Today 2, by Jeffery B. Snyder,
Schiffer Publishers

• Jewelry Artist magazine, feature article
"Drawn to Metal" by Nina Graci



• Ornament magazine: Cover Story
"Susan Brooks, A Mesmerizing World" by Chiori Santiago
Vol. 29 #3




• Included in Art Jewelry Today, by Dona Z. Meilach, Schiffer Publishers

• Susan Brooks Day
I am honored that the City of Berkeley declared November 18, 2008 
to be "Susan Brooks Day", recognizing me for my career as a working artisan,
my work as co-founder of Berkeley Artisans Holiday Open Studios,
and my work on behalf of the artisan community.

SB Ornament Cover.jpg

Susan Brooks



Berkeley, California, USA