Susan was born in London, England, and lives in Burnaby. She graduated with Honours in Printmaking from the Vancouver School of Art in 1979 and later in Philosophy from the University of British Columbia. Her etchings, linocuts, monotypes and mixed media works have been exhibited across Canada and the US and in Japan, Spain, Finland and Peru. They are in many private and corporate collections, including Vancity, TD Bank, IBM, NCR, The Salient Group and CP and Westin Hotels, as well as such public collections as the Canada Council Art Bank and the Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond and SFU galleries. As a former journalist, Gransby also writes, edits and curates.