Susan Leyland grew up in the United Kingdom. She has worked as an English teacher, and then as an horse riding instructor. She draws and paints during her free time. She is fascinated by the work of terra cotta. She decided to devote her time to the equestrian sculpture: to unite her love for art and horses.
For Daum, she creates Nahar & Arod, horses, which by their light allure keep the mystery and the magical aspect of the animal