The printmaker and painter Sally McLaren was born in London, studied at the Ruskin School of Art in Oxford and at the Central School of Art in London. After further study in Paris at the Atelier of Stanley William Hayter, she returned to England to teach at Goldsmith’s College of Art. She is a fellow of the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers, the Printmaker’s Council of Great Britain and the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers. She has exhibited widely and her work is held in numerous collections over the world including New York Public Library, Scottish Arts Council, Fitzwilliam Museum of Modern Art in Macedonia and Cabo Frio Print Collection in Sao Paulo. A book about her work titled Sally McLaren: The response of Landscape was published in June 2010. Sally McLaren lives and works in Wiltshire.