Press

J Weidmann_Art of Manliness The Art of Manliness. a popular men’s blog featured a Q&A-style, online interview with Weidmann. November 30, 2012: http://artofmanliness.com/2012/11/30/so-you-want-my-job-master-penman/comment-page-1/#comment-292253

 Biola University News. Jake Weidmann hares his thoughts on art and Faith. November 2, 2012: http://now.biola.edu/news/article/2012/nov/02/alumnus-one-eleven-master-penmen-world/    

J Weidmann_Christianity Today Christianity Today. A short documentary film on the production of Jake Weidmann’s unique redesigned compass rose entitled, “The Sojourner's Rose.” September 27,2012 Jake Weidmann: Master Penman    

J Weidmann_Renaissance Man 5280 Magazine. “Denver’s magazine” ran a periodical feature on Jake Weidmann with an additional online post. March 1, 2012: http://www.5280.com/magazine/2012/03/renaissance-man  

 TEDx Mile High. In his talk, 'Why Write? Penmanship For the 21st Century,' Jake Weidmann speaks on the importance of handwriting in today's technologically obsessed world. July 14, 2014:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=85bqT904VWA

 The Crawford Hotel at Denver's Union Station. Jake Weidmann's piece, 'Indivisible' was curated as part of the Crawford Hotel's permanent installation in the newly renovated Denver's Union Station. July 26, 2014. http://www.thecrawfordhotel.com/our-denver-hotel/art

Colorado Public Radio. Jake Weidmann speaks to CPR's Ryan Warner about his craft on "Colorado Matters." July 29, 2014. http://www.cpr.org/news/story/master-penman-jake-weidmann-denver-handwriting-isnt-dead

 Uproxx. In the fourth episode of Human, Uproxx shares insight into Weidmann’s process, his inspirations, and his deep commitment to preserving the art of pen and ink. Presented by Coors Banquet. August 4, 2015: http://uproxx.com/life/2015/08/master-penman-craftsman-jake-weidmann/ 

 Uppercase Magazine.  Celebrating the art of calligraphy and lettering, issue #23 contains a special section featuring the leading experts of the craft, Master Penman Jake Weidmann being among them.  October 2014. http://shop.uppercasemagazine.com/collections/backissues/products/uppercase23

 Jason Wright. New York Times Bestselling Author, Columnist, and Motivational Speaker depicts the early life of Jake Weidmann and the integral blend of faith and talent in his work. September 2, 2015. http://jasonfwright.com/column/meet-one-of-the-worlds-12-master-penmen-his-talent-and-faith-are-inseparable.html

 Apple Inc. Jake collaborates with one of the world most powerful, influential companies. Old world technique and design meet modern technology in the latest release of the Apple Pencil. September 2015. http://www.apple.com/apple-pencil/

 EG. Jake Weidmann is curated among the world's finest on the EG Conference stage as he shares his work and puts a fine point on the six stages of mastery. April 2016. https://egconf.com/videos/jake-weidmann-master-penman-eg10

 A Craftsman's Legacy. PBS television series, 'A Craftsman's Legacy' features Jake Weidmann in season 3, episode 10: 'The Master Penman.' Aired November 2016 - February 2017. http://www.craftsmanslegacy.com/episodes/season_3

 Lettering Tutorial. Jake Weidmann is ranked as a 'Lettering Legend' in an interview with Lettering Tutorial's Tam Love. February 3, 2017. https://letteringtutorial.com/jake-weidmann-interview/ 

 Forbes Magazine. Weidmann executes the word "peace" in 15 different languages in collaboration with Montegrappa Pen Co. to design a limited edition Peace Pen, featured in Forbes Magazine online. October 2017. https://www.forbes.com/sites/nancyolson/2017/10/13/montegrappas-pen-of-peace-speaks-volumes/#369914f12613

 

iHeart Radio. KOA News Radio. Show host Mandy Connell of the Mandy Connell Show interviews Weidmann. They discuss the process of being a Master Penman, where you can see his work in person, and even, how he wooed his bride with letters of love. September 2017.

 Think:Make Podcast - Makers Engaged in Christian Conversation. In an interview with Tyson Moore, founder of the Think:Make Podcast, Weidmann discusses his career as a modern artist and craftsman and the role faith plays as the driving force behind his work. January 2017. https://thinkmake.podbean.com/e/thinkmake-podcast-episode-03-jake-weidmann/

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