Blind and Continuous Line Contour, check out my new instructional video https://t.co/WiAknhOKtE via @YouTubeMay 16, 2019
here is my first in a series of instructional videos on Contemplative Drawing. Contemplative Drawing is a class I d… https://t.co/Z6N8zLIXHGMay 16, 2019
Working once again on “Free to Be” a children’s book about learning to be yourself in a world that tells you there’… https://t.co/6dqXhUECVkMay 15, 2019
Botanicals captured and framed. (Sold) #sarahammons #botanicalillustration #contemporarydrawing #okawarapaper… https://t.co/2V0loXH9cEMay 15, 2019
A little cosmos on a rainy day. #sarahammons #botanicalillustration #holbeingouache #contemporarydrawing… https://t.co/jbP9P5B8Q2May 15, 2019
Moody collage... I have found (and often need to remind myself) that working on multiple pieces at the same time wo… https://t.co/j8NBidjS6CMay 14, 2019
From the garden today... new botanicals to brighten and lighten mood and energy. #sarahammons #contemporarydrawing… https://t.co/QV5RnlWFIAMay 14, 2019
1st instructional video coming soon! Blind and continuous line contour, hands down my favorite core exercise to imp… https://t.co/hcubZVcQZLMay 14, 2019
Outdoor studio returns! #sarahammons #inherstudio #artiststudio #californialiving #drawing @ Healdsburg, California https://t.co/Xnr3OokUoYMay 7, 2019
I’m so excited to be featured on this rad blog prettygirlsmakingcoolshit amongst some seriously talented and creati… https://t.co/Mhaxb1w9xFMay 7, 2019
b. Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
Currently residing in San Francisco Bay Area
MFA 2014 - San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA.
BFA 2012 - Queen’s University, Kingston, ON.
FYP 2008 - University of King's College, Halifax. ON.
2016 Thought Patterns, Santa Rosa City Hall, Santa Rosa, CA.
2009 Works by Sarah Ammons, Jacqueline Jamieson Gallery, Kingston ON, Canada.
2018 The Artist Project, Centre for Better Living, Toronto ON. Canada.
2018 Color Emotion, Art Works Downtown, San Raphael, CA.
2017 Venison Magazine Group Show, Abrams Claghorn Gallery, Albany, CA.
2017 33 Arts Group Show, Santa Rosa City Hall, Santa Rosa CA.
2017 National Arts Program, Santa Rosa, CA.
2016 Collectively Searching, Art Bar, Kingston, NY
2016 Projections, Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, Bowmanville, ON, Canada.
2016 Entangled, The Peninsula Art Institute, San Francisco, CA.
2016 Untitled, Insomnia Gallery, Toronto, ON, Canada.
2015 Build it up/Break it down, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA.
2015 Headlands Spring Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA.
2014 Hang Over, Studio 110 Projects, Sausalito, CA.
2014 Principal, The Old Mint, San Francisco, CA.
2014 Engendering Performance, San Francisco Art Istitute, San Francisco, CA.
2013 Contemporary Figurative Painters, Canadian Fine Arts, Toronto ON.
2013 Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Ceremony, SOMArts, San Francisco, CA.
2012 New Paintings by Emerging Airtists; Next Generation, Canadian Fine Arts, Toronto ON.
2012 Suspend Your Disbelief, Ontarion Hall, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON.
2012 The Artist Project Toronto, Exhibition Centre: Queen Elizabeth Building, Toronto, ON.
2011 People Watching, Union Gallery, Kingston ON.
Art House Press, Girl U Okay? Cover image, Issue Three. https://www.arthousepress.org/ December, 2017.
Venison Magazine, Sarah Ammons. http://www.venisonmagazine.com/sarah-ammons.html September, 2016.
Young Space, Sarah Ammons. http://young-space.com/tag/sarah-ammons/ June 12, 2014.
Studio 110 Projects, Hang | Over 2014. http://studio110projects.com/hangover2014 June 2014.
SF Art Enthusiast, Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards at SOMArts Cultural Center, http://sfartenthusiast.com/2013/09/murphy-cadogan-contemporary-art-awards-at-somarts-cultural-center/ September 2013.
Plaid Magazine, Sarah Ammons: Artist’s Self-Analysis Explored through Multiplicity. http://www.plaidmag.com/2012/07/sarah-ammons/ Fall/Winter 2012.
Weld Art Collective, Artist of the Month. http://www.we-ld.com/?portfolio=march-sarah-ammons March, 3, 2012.
Toronto Life, Thirty Must See Pieces at the Artist Project. March 2, 2012
Toronto Life, The Artist Project Brought Big Names and Emerging Talent to Opening Night at the Queen Elizabeth Building. March 2, 2012
The Queen’s Journal, Inspiration Through Time and Space. March 2, 2012. Vol. 139, iss. 39.
Grants and Awards
2014 Headlands Graduate Fellowship Award
2014 Tournesol Award (Runner up)
2013 Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Award
2013 SFAI Graduate Student Merit Grant
2012 SFAI Graduate Student Merit Grant
2012 Untapped Artist award, Toronto Artist Project
2010 Spark Box Studio Residency Award
2017 - 2018 Juror of Student Exhibitions in the Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute.
2015 - Present Drawing Instructor at the San Francisco Art institute, Public Education.
2015 - Present 200 hour RYT, Yoga Instructor at Three Dog Yoga, Santa Rosa.
2014 - Present Founder and Instructor of Art and Yoga at Altered States Workshops.
2010 - Present Self employed Artist and Instructor, Painting, Drawing and Printmaking.
2010 - Present Head of Design, Hatton Daniels Wine Cellars.
2014 - 2015 Curriculum Development in beginner drawing lessons, at Renewing the Renaissance (non-profit organization).
2014 - 2014 Teaching Assistant for Drawing I & II, for Jeremy Morgan at the San Francisco Art Institute.
2013 - 2013 Teaching Assistant for Painting II & III, for Pegan Brooke at the San Francisco Art Institute.
2011 - 2012 Gallery Attendant, Union Gallery
2014 Marin Headlands, Sausalito, Headlands Center for the Arts. Graduate Fellowship awarded for Painting and Drawing, July 2014 - June 2015.
2010 Prince Edward County/Picton, Spark Box Studio. Concentrating in etching/ intaglio printing, April 23-25.
2016 Mural at Three Dog Yoga, Santa Rosa, CA.
2015 The Donum Estate Winery and Vineyards, Sonoma, CA. (Mural in a collection including Ai Wei Wei, Keith Herring, Botero, and Richard Hudson.)
2011 Queen’s Student Opera Company, Kingston, ON.
2010 Hatton Daniels Wine Cellars, Sonoma, CA.
The Donum Estate, Sonoma, CA.
Canvas Gallery - Toronto, ON.
Hatton Daniels Wine Cellars - Sonoma, CA.
Spark Box Studio - Picton/Prince Edward County, ON
Trinity College School - Port Hope, ON.