Hannah graduated with a BA (Hons) in Three Dimensional Crafts from Brighton University in 2004. She began studying bookbinding during evening classes at Brighton University before transferring to classes at The Institute in London in 2005. She worked at the Victoria and Albert Museum for seven and a half years as a mount-making technician but has now left in order to move to France for a year. She has transferred her studio from North West London to near Avignon and is currently working on a number of commissions and other speculative pieces.
She was elected as a Licenciate
member of Designer Bookbinders in 2009 after winning first prize in the 2008
Designer Bookbinders Competition. She was also awarded the Mansfield Medal
for best book in the same competition. Hannah has since won the Friends of the
John Rylands Prize for Finishing in 2010. She is a committee member of the
Society of Bookbinders and plays an active role in the London and South Region
of the Society and has also jointly taken over the running of the SoB