Sam Dodd Biography

Sam Dodd was born and grew up in Somerset in the 1970's.

In 1991, having started a Ceramics and 3D Design Degree at Central St Martins College in London, Sam had a change of direction and decided to return to Dorset. Up until her son was born in 2001 she worked as a Specialist Finisher at a local Picture Framer and Gallery, learning the craft of gilding and antique frame restoration. It was whilst here, Sam was given the opportunity to exhibit with her new found passion for painting Wildlife.

Now, having two grown up children, Sam is able to concentrate on working full time as an Artist from her studio at home near Sherborne in Dorset.

Sam exhibits at Galleries across the South West, has undertaken many commissions and donated paintings to local charities.