has exhibited her work in a number of solo and group shows both nationally and internationally, including Prints Tokyo 2012 at the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, as well as Estampa, the 2003 Madrid International Print Fair, Madrid, Spain. Her work will be shown in three upcoming international exhibitions in Douro Portugal: Global Print 2015, 1st Virtual Print and 8th International Printmaking Biennial of Douro 2016. She was an invited Artist in Residence at Skopelos Foundation for the Arts in the Isle of Skopelos, Greece in 2005. Nationally, her work has been exhibited in New York and was also received a juror’s award at the 2013 MAPC Juried Members Exhibition at the McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown, OH. Recent exhibitions include the 2015 MN Made Here: Reflection exhibit in Minneapolis, MN and the 2016 Delta National Small Prints exhibition at the Bradbury Museum in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Sands’ work belongs in the permanent collections of the New York Public Library, Pratt Institute, Metropolitan State University, Buena Vista University, Central Lakes College as well as many private parties. Sands is currently an Adjunct Professor at Minneapolis College of Art and Design and Metropolitan State University.