Sarah Named Inaugural Artist in Residence by the
Mount Vernon Area Arts Council
The Mount Vernon Area Arts Council (MVAAC) Board of Directors
recently approved Sarah Fitzgerald as its first Artist-in-Residence.
Fitzgerald, a Mount Vernon resident, has been focusing on her
own artwork since retiring in 2021 from teaching art at Washington
Elementary School. Read full article
Sarah's Artist Profile page for the Arts Council is
Sarah's "Zoom Doodle" was featured in the NY Times!
The May 13, 2021 edition of the Times ran a story titled
What We Learned From
a Year of Crafting in which they covered arts and crafts in the time
of the COVID pandemic. The article included a slide show that included
one of Sarah's "Zoom Doodles" (drawings or paintings of Zoom
The caption on Sarah's Zoom Doodle says:
During Covid world, I found myself creating drawings and
paintings of Zoom sessions. I have piles of them. I even
drew my Zoom therapy sessions. The little boxes from the
Zoom drawings inspired my doodle tiles and spilled over into
other art I was working on.