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Janice Sachse (1985)

Louisiana Legends



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-06-12

Duration: 00:26:42

Subjects: Sachse, Janice, 1908-1998 | Arts | ARTISTS | Painters


  • Weill, Gus Host
  • Grigsby, Kathryn Producer
  • Sachse, Janice Interviewee


This episode of the series “Louisiana Legends” from June 6, 1985, features an interview with Janice Sachse conducted by Gus Weill. Sachse, a native of Baton Rouge, is a famous artist and painter. She discusses: the childhood artistic influences from her family; her time studying art at Louisiana State University and Newcomb College; the effect of the time she spent in Washington, D.C. on her artwork; professionalism in art; and the importance of college art professors.