Artist Sarah Frances Hardy currently lives in Oxford, Mississippi. She was raised in Jackson, Mississippi. In addition to creating paintings, Hardy writes and illustrates children’s books.
Hardy obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Davidson College and holds a juris doctorate from University of Mississippi School of Law. She practiced law for many years, retiring to focus on her art.
She has published three books, Puzzled by Pink (2012), Paint Me! (2014) and Dress Me! (2015). She speaks about illustration and writing and offers workshops.