Sklar has painted for the past 40 years and full-time for almost
two-decades. She has studied at the Cleveland Institute of Art 1961-64
and later at U.C. Berkeley and the Art Students League in New York. She
was the only American to attend the Royal Watercolor Society's annual
workshops for professionals in the years 1991-95. Ms. Sklar has studied
sculpture and ceramics privately in Florence, Italy. Her works are in
public, corporate and private collections throughout the United States
and Europe. She has exhibited in galleries in California, Hawaii,
Ohio, New York, Washington, D.C., Rome and Florence and Sarajevo. Ms.
Sklar has served on the San Francisco Arts Commission, the New York
Foundation of the Arts Board and the Arts in Embassies Millennium
Committee. She served on the Board of the San Francisco Arts
Institute from 2001-2008.