Educated at the Royal Art academy in 1892. Pupil of Viggo Pedersen and Skamstrup from 1897-1899. Later attended Academy Colarossi in Paris from about 1900-1904. Sandholt was primarily a naturalistic artist, but was also known to use modern color compositions in her works. Sandholt worked on many different scenes like landscapes, portraits and still-life’s. Her portraits show a strong influence from Viggo Pedersen and contains a remarkable sense of intimacy and emotions.
Sandholt has traveled all around Europe and often stayed and worked in European countries including:
Paris, France: 1900-1904, 1910.
Italy: 1900, 1903, 1923.
London, UK: 1911, 1927.
The Netherlands: 1910.
The Artists Fall Exhibition: 1904-1916.
Gallery Winkel & Magnussen: 1907,1929.
Gallery Ramme Larsen: 1936.