Gerard Brender à Brandis: July Artist of the Month!

WEN member Gerard Brender à Brandis is the Canadian publisher, The Porcupine’s Quill’s Author of the Month! But of course, Gerard’s hundreds of drawings, wood engravings and watercolours could easily be celebrated for more than one month! Check out Gerard’s highlighted books from The Porcupine’s Quill here and see his exhibition below: Engravings from A Gathering…

Gerard Brender à Brandis Featured in “Art of the Plant”

WEN member, Gerard Brender à Brandis has produced hundreds of drawings, watercolors, and engravings of plants, landscape, buildings and musical instruments. Gerard’s garden and studio are in Stratford, Ontario Canada. This wood engraving is titled Dodecatheon meadia. Commonly called “shooting star,” this wild flower grows naturally from southern Manitoba through Wisconsin, west to Pennsylvania, D.C. and…

Wood Engraving Highlighted in Wisconsin

WEN member, Tony Drehfal gave a 90 minute presentation and demonstration to University of Wisconsin – Marshfield professor, Kitty Kingston’s Intro to Printmaking class (and a few local artists) on February 27, 2018. In addition to the presentation, Tony and Kitty were featured on the WSAW Wausau (Channel 7 CBS) at 4am for their morning…