Art of the Stamp
From the Collection of the United States Postal Services

Alan D. Singer

Connecticut: Robin and Mountain Laurel (1982)
Massachusetts: Black-Capped Chickadee and Mayflower (1982)
New York: Eastern Bluebird and Rose (1982)
Arizona: Cactus Wren and Saguaro Cactus Blossom (1982)

A gifted artist, designer, and writer, Alan D. Singer is known for his accurate and exquisite botanical and wildlife images. During his 25-year career, his illustrations have been commissioned by leading publishers and magazines, including Random House, Houghton Mifflin, National Geographic, and Horticulture. An associate professor at Rochester Institute of Technology, he has exhibited his originals at such museums as the Smithsonian Institution and the National Academy of Design. He worked in tandem with his father, Arthur Singer, to create the flowers that appear on the 50 State Birds and Flowers stamps for the U.S. Postal Service.



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