Artist of the Day

We'd like to introduce an artist whose work was selected as one of the best in America in the category Paper in the 2018 Directory of Traditional American Crafts:

Dennis Stephan, a native of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, earned a degree from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh and spent 42 years in advertising, marketing, and design. At the same time, he developed a lifelong love of antiques, local history, and Pennsylvania German decorative arts.

Stephan now devotes his time to replicating hand-drawn documents that recorded marriages and births using examples of decorative writing called fraktur. [Read More]

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