We are living in a world that is becoming more and more digital every day, and even small children are familiar with smartphones, tablets and computers way before than they learn to write. Some traditional skills are being lost as demand for them falls in the digital age. Penmanship and the calligraphic art is one of those and on this video you are going to meet the youngest master penman in the United States who creates some amazing art pieces!
His name is Jake Weidmann and besides him there are only twelve master penmen in the entire world. Jake is from Denver, Colorado and according to his website he work across numerous mediums in art and calligraphy. He is most well-known for his use of flourishing and hand lettering in the context of his art pieces. You will be amazed when you see his work, hope he will inspire others so this technique remains to live.