After completing her vocational training as a ceramist with a "Meister" certificate (master craftsman), Sandra Schmedemann studied ceramics and glass design at the Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design in Halle. In 2009 she graduated with a Diploma. Today, she is an independent ceramist and designer with her own studio in Rostock, Germany and she is a member of artquarium, an artists' co-operative gallery.