Blake Sanders earned his BFA from the University of Northern Iowa and an MFA from Tulane University. He has taught art and printmaking at universities, as well as workshops at colleges and community-based art organizations around the country. Blake is currently an instructor at Southeast Missouri State University. Sanders’ work has been part of over eighty national and international shows. Recent exhibitions include the 35th Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition, Printwork 2014 at Artist Image Resource in Pittsburgh, and The Bowery Gallery Annual Juried Competition in New York. Blake is one half of Orange Barrel Industries, a printmaking and curatorial partnership, along with his wife Hannah. His work supports stewardship by illustrating a bond between people and the natural world.