En Plein Air Landscapes
Sarah paints directly en plein air, drawing and sketching in oils and preferring to be a part of the landscape, immersed, working directly from source in all weathers.
It is natures raw presence and her own personal experience with in it that helps her define the ‘place’. She often revisits the same spot on different occasions to experience the change in qualities of light, colour and sound.
"It’s the ordinary days, our English grey slab skies or mid summer midday light that challenge the most. However there is always something, often small, that reveals something of the place and my experience within it. "
No matter what nature offers there is a commitment to the emotional force with the intention to just simply react, distill and interpret.
Sarah studied at Camberwell College of Arts and has returned to painting after a career in Graphic Design.