Sarah Bixler is a painter and educator living and working in Seattle Washington.  She began her artistic studies focusing on the figure and observation, at Gage Academy of Art in Seattle Washington.  There she was able to deepen her understanding of the human body through intensive focus on long-form sculpture, anatomy and drawing from direct observation.  In 2011, Sarah received a BFA from the University of Washington where she studied contemporary drawing and painting, with a focus on paint language, form and color.

BFA Drawing and Painting, University of Washington, 2011

She has taught classes for tweens, teens and adults since 2010 and offers private lessons out of her studio near downtown Seattle, email inquiries to: contact@sarahbixler.com

Classes have included:  Figure Drawing, Figure Painting, Color Pencil Portraits, Figure Drawing in Color Pencil, Plein Air Painting, Urban Sketching, Landscape Painting in Gouache, Gouache Portraits, Printmaking: Monotypes, Wire Sculpture, Cardboard Sculpture, Introduction to Digital Painting, Character Design, Contemporary Drawing, Beginning Drawing and Painting.