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

Keith Birdsong

Celebrate The Century:
The 1960s “I Have a Dream” (1999)

A former journalist and self-taught artist, Keith Birdsong has been painting for 15 years. His powerful images have appeared in films, on book covers, and on collectors’ plates for the Hamilton Collection and the Bradford Exchange. One of the major artistic contributors to Star Wars, he has also created designs for 13 U.S. stamps, including an issuance honoring American Indian dance and six Celebrate The Century stamps that commemorated the 1960s.



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