SARAH SAUNDERS STUDIO 

OWNER / NEW YORK CITY, NY

Founded Jan 2017 - Present

  • Featured In Martha Stewart Wedding Sep 2017

WORK EXPERIENCE

KDJ BOTANICA FLORAL STUDIO / Westport, CT
Senior Designer / Nov 2010 – Sep 2013, Sep – Present - Freelancer

  • Completed and supervised site-specific installations for events and photo shoots.

  • Trained staff of 5 in floral design in keeping with Company branding, technique and style.

  • Designed and styled for editorials at top tier clients/celebrities personal homes throughout New England.

CARRIE WILCOX FLORAL DESIGN / Fairfield, CT
Freelance Designer / July 2011 – Present

  • Manage and direct staff during events in owner's absence.

  • Work for this designer has been featured in Style Me Pretty and The Knot. The Best of in 2015 & 2016 on The Knot. Florists’ Review

 

FREELANCE EXPERIENCE

Max Owens Design / Dallas TX

Buds of Brooklyn / New York, NY

Designs by Ahn / New York, NY

Tin Can Studio / New York, NY

Studio Mondine / San Francisco, CA

Siren Floral Co / San Diego, CA

Hana Floral Design / Mystic, CT

The Potted Pansy Design Studio / Salt Lake City, UT

The Wildflower Perth / Perth, WA

Trille Floral / Sydney, NSW

Oh Floral Studio / Sydney, NSW

Sophia Kaplan / Sydney, NSW

Ava Floral / Long Island, NY

 

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Project Art / New York, NY
Sep 2013 – Present

  • On Junior Board committee

  • Assist in kids’ final season gallery shows in Chelsea

  • Help with fundraising and attend fundraising events to generate donations

NYCares / New York, NY
Sep 2013 – Present

  • Coordinate with mural department and local school teachers

  • Design murals, sketch and make sight visits

 

EDUCATION

Pratt Institute
May 2011 / New York, NY
MFA, Painting

Brigham Young University
May 2008 / Provo, UT
BFA, Ceramic Sculpture

 

REFERENCES

KATHERINE DAUGHT JACOB
KDJ Botanica Floral Studio
215 Post RD, Westport CT
06880
203.226.0202
INFO@KDJBOTANICA.COM

CARRIE WILCOX
Carrie Wilcox Floral Design
25 South Benson RD, Fairfield CT, 
06824
917.327.7466
CARRIE@CARRIEWILCOXFLORALDESIGN.COM

 

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