The Patent Art of Jack William Smith: A Modern Day Renaissance Man

Opening May 6, 2022

Jack William Smith perfected his art becoming recognized as one of the most prolific modern day patent artists in the country. He acquired his first art commission in his teen years painting an illustration on a sign. From then on he pursued the applied arts illustrating signs for many years. During midlife he studied law and was tuto red in the craft of classic patent illustrating, in the tradition of the Renaissance, where a student studies with a master.