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Sarah Saltus majored in theatre at Skidmore College, and while never a household name, she got to sing on Broadway, play the villain on soaps, and make a lot of commercials.  She received her certificates in Botanical Art and Natural Science Illustration at The New York Botanical Garden where she then taught Drawing, Colored Pencil, and Watercolor. Her teaching credits also include Connecticut College Arboretum, Riverside Garden Club, Wooster School Community Art Center, the Harvey School in Katonah, NY, and EYE, in Greenwich, CT. 


Her work has appeared at the Tang Museum in Saratoga Springs, the Mariposa Museum in Peterborough, NH, Gallery Yellow in Cross River, NY, the ESC at the Yale Peabody Museum, juried exhibits at the Highstead Arboretum, the Frelinghysen Arboretum, the Mark Twain Library, Ridgefield Guild of Artists, the Wilton Library, the City Lights Gallery in Bridgeport, CT, “Art in the Country” for the Easton Arts Council, Front Street Gallery in Patterson, NY, Connecticut Audubon in Pomfret, CT, and more.

Sarah is a member of the American Society of Botanical Artists, and the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators.

Nature Sketches

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