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Teresa VanHatten-Granath is an artist living in the Denver area of Colorado. She is a former Associate Professor at Belmont University.  She taught photography and digital imaging in the Department of Art for 15 years.  She was awarded a Tennessee State Arts Commission Grant in 2010 for her sculptural photographic books and for her work on the Green Bag Lady project. Green Bag Lady is an eco-friendly art project started in 2008. Teresa and her team of volunteer "Bagettes" make fabric bags out of donated material and give them away for FREE in exchange for a promise to use them instead of paper or plastic. To date they have given away over 27,000 bags all over the world.


Currently, there are 5 Green Bag Lady Chapters:

USA Locations Denver Area, Colorado (Teresa VanHatten-Granath)
Nashville, Tennessee (Ann Wehby + April Simpkins)
Knoxville, Tennessee (Sara Klisz)
Brewster, New York (Dorene Battles)

INTERNATIONAL Locations
Holland (Miranda Hoogenbosch)

To learn more about Green Bag Lady watch this video. Thanks for stopping by!

Contact:  greenbagladyinfo(at)gmail(dot)com