Suma CM is an artist and urban sketcher based in San Jose, California. She is the instructor of the popular online class “Urban Sketching in 15 Minutes a Day” on NBC Universal’s Bluprint (Craftsy.com). Suma has taught several sketching workshops in the San Francisco Bay Area, and her work is included in Archisketcher (North Light Books). Her art has been sold at specialty shops in Philadelphia, New York City, and London. She enjoys working in watercolor, oil, acrylic, and collage but especially likes the freshness and immediacy of sketching.
Suma has a BA in anthropology from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the Wharton School. When not sketching, she is a manager at Google in Mountain View, California. She sits on the Advisory Board of UrbanSketchers.org.