The latest hymn from Weidmann's classic hymn series, 'Great is Thy Faithfulness' is a piece that comforts, uplifts, and surprises with joy... in a time when we need it most. This micro-documentary shares the background of the making of this artwork as well as the story of the original hymn writer, Thomas Obadiah Chisholm, and the parallels of his day to the one we are now living: a nation divided, pandemic realities, and economic crises, to name a few. July 2020.
At the start of 2020, Weidmann releases an all-new piece in his signature style using the simple but powerful tools of pen and ink. Capturing the word "Resilience" across the page, a weathered far-reaching tree with life-giving roots becomes the symbol of growing amidst difficulty. January 2020.
Weidmann puts a new spin on "writing an icon" in his single-line portrait of Martin Luther King, Jr. Watch the fascinating time-lapse progression of this piece from beginning to end. February 2019.
Modern American consumers want cheap goods and more, more, more. But there’s a growing revolution of craftsmen, and an appreciation for extremely well crafted, high value works made to last years, decades, and lifetimes. In this jaw-dropping TEDx talk, artist and master penman Jake Weidmann shares his art and his legacy. June 2018.
Jake Weidmann is featured on the PBS series, 'A Craftsman's Legacy' season 3: The Master Penman. January 2017.
Brian Goulet of Goulet Pens sits down with artist and Master Penman Jake Weidmann for an exclusive interview at the 2017 DC Fountain Pen Show. Jake specializes in artwork that incorporates calligraphy, with elaborate flourishing that adds a modern flair to classical art. September 2017.
Jake Weidmann's original calligraphy piece, Crown of Script, is brought to life in this mesmerizing animation. Produced by Ryan Powell. 2016.
Jake Weidmann speaks to the Calvary South Denver community about the history of art in the Church and the importance of re-introducing art within the Church today. November 2016.
Jake Weidmann is curated as one of five of Coors Banquet's Modern Pioneers, showcasing his work as the preservation of a dying art form. July 2015.
The Jake Weidmann Signature Ergonomic Penholder©has taken the calligraphic pen to a whole new level. The intelligent design of this pen formulates the grip of masters with the feel of extreme comfort and the look of a modern sculpture. 2015.
Old world flair and today's latest technology collide as Master Penman Jake Weidmann helps introduce the Apple Pencil and iPadPro to the world. September 2015.
Carnivor Wine has curated a group of modern day creatives who seek to "Devour Life" in all that they pursue and I'm honored to be counted among them. These individuals thirst for the bold, the beautiful and the best that life has to offer. August 2015.
With psychological insight, the world's youngest Master Penman emphasizes the importance of handwriting in an ever-increasing technological age in his TEDx Talk. July 2014.
Take an intimate look at one of Jake Weidmann's most personal projects ever as he carves a six-foot set of wings from Honduran Mahogany for his bride. Filmed and produced by Luke Askelson. April 2014.
Christianity Today features Master Penman Jake Weidmann discussing the theme of his life's work. 2013.
Watch the initial steps of Jake Weidmann's original piece, The Sojourner's Rose, take on another form. These wood slabs were used as table decor for the 2012 Q Conference held in Denver and later sold as a limited edition of 25. Christianity Today. 2012.