Sarah Grace Holcomb
Artist (& Educator)


Self Portait, 2018, Oil on canvas

Self Portait, 2023, Colored pencil on paper

The Oyster:
The Corpse of the Sea

The Corpse of the Sea is an ongoing series investigating the impact of oysters on our oceans.


“He was a bold man
who first ate an oyster”

-Jonathan Swift, 1726

(But really he stole this quote from some other guy.)

He was a Bold Man,
Who First Ate an Oyster

Ceramic shell, resin, wood, latex paint, and found objects, 2020
A single oyster can filter 15 gallons of water a day.

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Oyster for Davide & Micol
Graphite, enamel on tile

“No I do not weep at the world― I am too busy sharpening my oyster knife.”

― Zora Neale Hurston, 1928

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       Studio shot of ceramic oyster