Sarah Adam

sarah@madsahara.com

Greenfield, MA 01301

madsahara.com

Education

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Magna Cum Laude, 2004
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration
Academic Achievement Honors for Visual Design, 2003

Mount Wachusett Community College
Associate’s Degree in Liberal Arts, 2001
Dean’s List Honors, 1999-2001

Skills

Mac / Windows OS
Adobe Photoshop / InDesign / Illustrator / Acrobat
Microsoft Word / Excel / PowerPoint
Pre-Press: Offset / Digital / Wide format
CTP Plate Processing / Bindery / Finishing
HTML / Content Management / Web Graphics
Photography / Digital Painting / Vector Illustration
Watercolor / Acrylic / Pen & Ink

Affiliations/awards

Winning Art Design
Great Falls Farmers Market Poster
Turners Falls, MA 2016

‘Your Art Here’
Published in Preview Massachusetts, July 2015

Mural Art
Brattleboro Food Co-op, 2013
KidsPLAYce, Brattleboro, VT, 2012

Orange Arts Council Member
Town of Orange, MA 1999, 2009

Art Studio Volunteer
Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
Amherst, MA 2007- 09

Winning Art Design
Fundraising mug art for WFCR
(National Public Radio Western New England) 2008

Exhibitions

Juried exhibitions

Solo Exhibition, The Burnett Gallery, Jones Library, Amherst MA 2017
StART on the Street/StART at the Station, Worcester, MA 2013-2017
Amherst Crafts on the Common, Amherst, MA 2017
NOHO Pride, Northampton, MA 2017
Love Buzz IV at Mill No. 5, Lowell, MA 2017
North Quabbin Garlic & Arts Festival, Orange, MA 2014
Turners Falls Block Party, Turners Falls, MA 2014
Featured Artist– TL6 Gallery, New Bedford, MA 2012
Paint & Pixel Festival, Northampton, MA 2011-12
Brattleboro Gallery Walks, Brattleboro, VT 2009-15

Group exhibitions

6”x6” Community Art Show, Sawmill River Arts Gallery, Montague, MA 2016
‘Six Feet Under Vermont’, Latchis 4 Gallery, Brattleboro, VT 2013
‘Chair Dreams’, Group Exhibition, Deerfield Arts Bank, 2014
Local Artist Spotlight, Gallery 2, Vermont Artisan Designs, Brattleboro, VT 2013

Solo Exhibitions

Featured Artist – The Gardner Ale House, Gardner, MA 2017
Featured Artist – Cantina Vidorra, Brattleboro VT Gallery Walk 2017
Featured Artist – NU Cafe, Worcester, MA 2017
Featured Artist – Element Brewing Co, Millers Falls, MA 2017
Various Works – Leelyn Law LLC, South Deerfield, MA 2017
Featured Artist– Green Fields Market, Greenfield, MA 2016
Featured Artist– BirchTree Bread Co, Worcester, MA 2016
Featured Artist– The Mercantile, Northampton, MA 2015
‘Soft Landscapes’– Athol Public Library, Athol, MA 2015
‘Soft Landscapes’– The Works Bakery Cafe, Brattleboro, VT 2014
Painted Works, Green Fields Market, Greenfield, MA 2014

Classes & Fundraisers

Transcendent Art show- Benefit for Abby’s House, Petersham, MA 2015
Painted Crafts Workshop– Ivy Child International ‘Mindful Happy Hour’, Worcester, MA 2015
‘Book a Seat’ Greenfield Public Library Fundraiser, Greenfield, MA 2014
‘Fall Into Art: A Benefit for the Windham Childcare Association’, Brattleboro, VT 2014-15
Summer Reading Club Art Workshops, Wheeler Memorial Library, Orange, MA 2009, 2011

Graphic design

Howard Printing Inc., Brattleboro, VT
Graphic Design/Prepress/Wide Format Specialist, May 2016 – Present

Brattleboro Food Co-op, Brattleboro, VT
Graphic Designer, April 2011 – June 2015

The Commons (Vermont Independent Media), Brattleboro, VT
Graphic Designer, May 2011 – January 2014, July 2016

Mondo Mediaworks, Brattleboro VT, 2012 – Present

Franklin County Community Meals Program
Greenfield MA, 2012 – Present

The In-Sight Photography Project
Brattleboro VT, 2013 – Present

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