Sarah “Monster” Gilbert is a ceramic artist born and raised in central New Jersey. Gilbert’s work includes pottery adorned with drawings and animated sculpture featuring both real and imagined creatures. She has shown in several group shows, including at Peters Valley School of Craft and the Art School at Old Church. In 2013, she earned her BFA in ceramics and illustration from Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ, and received a summer assistantship at Peters Valley.
Gilbert won first place in “Clay in Mind,” a juried show at The Clay Studio in 2006. Gilbert grew up working at a local veterinary clinic as a veterinary technician, where working with animals constantly informs her work. Free time is spent watching anime, attending geeky conventions of all varieties, and exploring the great outdoors.