Born in 1961, Sandra Storey grew up in a small village outside Whitby, North Yorkshire. She left the area to study art. After a degree in Fine Art she trained as an Art Psychotherapist and worked in the NHS for over thirty years and independently for the last five.
Sandra completed an M.A. in Creative Practice (2016) graduating with a Distinction and The Dean's Prize (Art and Design) from Harrogate College.