Susan Kruger-Grundlingh (1952) was born in Cape Town. Worked as a graphic designer, puppet/marionette creator and operator for PACOFS (Performing Arts Council)
Obtained a National Diploma in Ceramics from Bloemfontein Technikon and later lectured at the same institution. Today she teaches and works from her own studio – producing works in clay and mixed media. She won numerous awards and her work is regularly included in exhibitions in South Africa and abroad.