Sarah Jean Robb was raised in Davenport, Iowa. She received her BFA in Illustration with a minor in Graphic Design from the Laguna College of Art and Design in Laguna Beach, CA. Sarah devoted nine years to her art career in California entering a variety of exhibits, creating murals and commissioned jobs. Still, the desire to rediscover her roots resulted in moving back to Davenport, IA ten years ago where she continues to pursue her passion and career as an artist.
Since returning in 2006 she has been the Lead Artist for Mural Design with the QC Arts Metro Arts Summer Youth Program, a position she has been proud to occupy since summer 2007. Sarah also finds time to produce commissioned pieces in a variety of mediums and has been a featured artist at various QC Area galleries. She has been commissioned for murals in Iowa and Illinois, including , Cabana’s in Rock Island, the Colona Public Library, and Blue Heaven in Cuba, IL.
Sarah is actively involved as a volunteer for community non-profit organizations such as QCPride, Inc. where she served as a graphic designer and marketing committee member. A host for Living Lands & Waters Barge Party Art Auction fundraiser since 2009. She has also performed live body art at the QC PrideFest and Bucktown events; painted the clowns for the Festival of Trees Parade and participated in various Family Resources’ events.
Sarah was also the Creator, Art Director, and Producer for Candyland in 2011 and 2012, which was an annual two day variety art event with one night devoted to kids as artists and one night of adult live performance art at the New Ground Theatre in Davenport’s East Village.