Sandra Beard is from Ontario, Canada. She received her B.A. in Fine Art from the University of Ottawa, Canada and a Master of Fine Arts degree from San Jose State University, San Jose, CA. Other studies include working with Master Printer, Joe Zirker and residencies at KALA, the Edna St. Vincent Millay Colony and the Vermont Studio Center. Her prints and paintings have been exhibited locally and internationally: Spain, France, England, Korea, New Zealand, Canada and Denmark. She is a member of the California Society of Printmakers, the Los Angeles Printmaking Society, and the Boston Printmakers.