"New Thoughts" is a new body of work has been generated since Sara left the Artists' Own co-operative gallery at 518 Main Street in Lafayette, Indiana. Sara's works reflect her emotional and spiritual approach to living life. Vanderkleed’s work has earned acclaim, reaching international and public collectors. She was awarded the 2001 Purchase Award at theHoosier Salon Annual Exhibit show, the 2007 WVWS third place award, and the Best of Category in the 2010 Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff. As a part of the Celebration of Hoosier Women Artists’, Vanderkleed’s work was chosen to hang in the office of the Indiana Lt. Governor’s’ Office for two separate years. Museum is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Da, New Year's Eve, and New Year's Day.