Sandra's long involvement with art goes back to 30 years in the classroom as a high school art teacher and another part-time job providing art to the Vermilion Outreach School. She also conducts workshops in her favourite medium of oil paint.
Sandra has studied under Gene Prokop Edmonton, and has learned her style of Classical Realism from him. She has also taken workshops from notable artists Zhao Ming Whou, Robert Johnson, Grapham Flatt, Bonnie Luopa and Cindy Keichinger. Sandra is currently branching into abstracts and sketching as well as realism.
Sandra is a member of the Vermilion Community Art Club. She and her husband have lived in Vermilion since 1969.