Sarah Tancred is a studio artist living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She earned her BFA from Bowling Green State University and MFA with a Graduate Certificate in Women's and Gender Studies from the University of Montana. Sarah has completed artist residencies at St. Petersburg Clay Company, Red Lodge Clay Center and North Dakota State University. Currently, Sarah is a Studio Technician at Bathhouse Ceramics Studio at the Braddock Carnegie Library and an Artist in Residence at Union Project in Pittsburgh, PA.
Her current work draws inspiration from advertising, prescriptive literature and Americana, specifically referencing everyday objects or common chores and responsibilities of women within the domestic realm. She maintains an active studio practice, investigating societal expectations and media representations of women throughout history.