Orange Barrel Industries presents a solo exhibition entitled (w)rest for June and July 2019 in the Christine DeVitt Exhibition Hall at the Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts (LHUCA) in Lubbock, TX. The exhibition will run June 7 – July 27, 2019. For a synopsis please read the review in Glasstire magazine by Natalie Hegert.
Professor Tammy Harrigton of University of the Ozarks invited us to do an exhibition at Stephens Gallery January 22, 2018 through February 22, 2018. This exhibition displayed our series of six collaborative crochet and appliqué works as well as three of Blake’s woodcut prints on fabric with machine stitching and appliqué. We also gave a […]
Remains is a long-term, site specific installation housed in the Murphy Fine Arts Center at Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama. The project, which will be on display in the Rotunda Gallery at SHC for the next year, was proposed to Orange Barrel Industries by Associate Professor Wanda Sullivan after she found our work online. Students from […]
Summer 2016 In summer 2016, we taught 2 weeks of printmaking again at Tennessee Governor’s School for the Arts for high school students gifted in the arts at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN. You can see work from our course summer 2015, here: http://orangebarrelindustries.com/main/projects/tennessee-governors-school-for-the-arts/ You can also check out the blog post we […]
In January 2016, we were visiting artist at Clemson University in the Printmaking Department. During our stay, we presented demonstrations on the process of printing relief, specifically woodblocks, on fabric. We also covered transforming these images on fabric into stuffed forms, crochet constructions, and applique-stitched/quilted pieces. These demonstrations worked well for the introductory courses, as […]
Summer 2015 We taught 2 weeks of reduction linoleum block printing to gifted high school students in the arts as a part of Tennessee Governor’s School at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN. You can see our project prompt along with directions for every step (so students could make more when they returned home […]
Visiting Middle Tennessee State University We were both visiting artists at MTSU in February 2014 as part of the Nashville Print Revival II. We performed demonstrations for the students, participate in a conference-wide lecture, show our work at open portfolio, and exhibit work in an exhibition. To learn more about our involvement in the Nashville […]
Visiting the University of North Carolina at Pembroke Hannah and Blake were visiting artists in printmaking and drawing at UNC Pembroke October 2013. They each did drawing demonstrations and printed large editions with the help of the students. Blake also demonstrated multiblock relief printing and digitally-made pronto plate lithography. Hannah demoed stone sharpie color lithography, […]