Sara McClarnon was born in 1986 in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. In 2009, she received her B.A. in Visual Arts with minors in Mathematics and Italian at Eckerd College. She has exhibited in solo exhibitions at the Studio@620, St. Petersburg, Florida and Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida as well in numerous group exhibitions. In June 2011, McClarnon attended a Sculpture, Installation and New Media Residency at the School of Visual Arts, New York, New York.