Sarah did a foundation course at Sunderland University and then gained a Ba (Hons) in Fine Art at Newcastle University.
She lives in Northumberlnd and bases her paintings on the dramatic coast and hills of Northumberland. She uses oil and acrylic on board and oil pastels on paper, working rapidly, washing down with turpentine to create a hazy atmosphere.
"I love the dramatic seasccapes and open skies of Northumberland,the openness of the Northumberland landscape with its raw beauty and its special light."
Her work has been exhibited around the North and Scotland since 1995.