Hannah March Sanders received her BFA at Tulane University and an MFA in printmaking from Louisiana State University. Along with her husband, Blake, Hannah operates http://orangebarrelindustries.com/, an artist collaborative that organizes portfolio exchanges, exhibitions and other art events.
Hannah has exhibited work across the globe at the Printmaking in Graafika Festival in Estonia; The Shed in Galway, Ireland; Global Vision at Kyoto Seika University in Japan; New Narratives at the International Print Center New York; and 30 Years of LSU Printmaking at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans.
In 2018, Hannah received $6,500 in grants through the Southeast Kent Library Endowment for new library materials and through the Grants Research Funding Committee Grant and Provost’s Summer Research and Creativity Grant for an international project co-curated with her partner, Blake Sanders, as http://orangebarrelindustries.com/ (OBI) . “Our Indelible Mark,” the exhibition they organized, was accepted to and exhibited at the International Multi-disciplinary Printmaking, Artists, Concepts and Techniques (IMPACT) Conference in Santander, Spain in September. Other recent exhibitions include solo shows individually and as OBI at the University for the Ozarks, the St. Louis Artists’ Guild, the College of the Sequoias, and the Gadsen Museum of Art. Hannah’s work has also been exhibited this past year at Gabazo Contemporary Graphic Workshop in Mexico City, Mexico; SGCI in Las Vegas, NV; the Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library in Indianapolis, IN; the St. Louis Artists’ Guild; and at Utah State University in Logan, UT, to name a few. OBI recently received word that they have been accepted for a solo exhibition this June and July 2019 at The Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts (LHUCA) in Lubbock, TX.
She is currently an Assistant Professor of Art at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, where she teaches printmaking, fiber art, and drawing. She is also the Letterpress Area Coordinator of Catapult Press at a new arts entrepreneurship venture, Catapult Creative House.
In her free time, Hannah likes to worry about what she should be doing with her free time, cook, and watch movies. She also enjoys rainy afternoons, 0.5mm black ink pens, and the smell of old books.
hannah.march.sanders AT gmail DOT com
hsanders AT semo DOT edu
Department of Art & Design
Southeast Missouri State University
One University Plaza, MS 7825
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
Sales and Commissions
If you are interested in purchasing any work on this site, please do not hesitate to email me (see above.) I do also sometimes take orders and commission work. You can see examples of sold work in our Etsy Store. You can also check out my past watercolor and ink portrait commissions on my site, here: Portrait Commissions.