Sue Pavlatos is an accomplished artist, a successful business woman, a community activist, wife and mother. She attended the University of Minnesota Duluth and majored in art. Ms Pavlatos was selected "Teacher of the Year" in 1981 by the Duluth Community Schools. She is a Duluth native with an affinity for its people and natural beauty. Her warmth and friendly manner are reflected in the gallery and framing business she established in 1989, Art Options. Art Options moved to its present location in April of 1997. The gallery carries and markets all Sue's prints selected from her original watercolors. "Painting is a way to capture the moment. I enjoy connecting my life to the earth and water with paint. My images reflect nature's impact on my life."