|Photograph by John Guider|
world-wide use of these bags is documented here. Join us! Let’s change the world…one bag at a time.
Teresa lives in the Denver area of Colorado. She is a former Associate Professor at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee. 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 and 501c3 non-profit organization. To date they have given away over 35,000 bags all over the world.
Currently, there are 15 Green Bag Lady Chapters:
COLORADO--Denver Area (Teresa VanHatten-Granath)
MASSACHUSETTS--Hopkinton (Pat Doucette)
MINNESOTA--Twin Cities Area (Jen Madsen + Lisa Hoon + Bagette Dad)
NEW JERSEY--Morris Plains (Liz Cumming)
NEW YORK--Brewster (Dorene Battles)
NEW YORK--Westchester (Dina Klar)
TENNESSEE--Nashville Area (Ann Wehby + April Simpkins)
TENNESSEE--Knoxville Area (Sara Klisz)
WASHINGTON--Seattle Area (Bell + Barbara)
THE NETHERLANDS, North Holland--(Miranda + Monique)
THE NETHERLANDS, Achterhoek Region--(Ingeborg)
CANADA--Chilliwack (Linda Ingram)
AUSTRALIA, Newtown--(Anna Davey)
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne--(Helen) (FB page HERE)
UNITED KINGDOM SHOEBOX BAGETTES CHAPTER (FB page HERE)
Fabric donation locations:
UK, West Yorkshire (Bagette Jo)
UK, Dorset--(Bagette Sam)
UK, Wales--(Bagette Rachel)
To learn more about Green Bag Lady watch this video. Thanks for stopping by!