Welcome to the artist website of Don Widmer

I am a book and paper artist whose practice includes handmade paper, letterpress printing, and bookbinding.

What's New?

Recent Work

My work combines fragments of storytelling and history, both visual and textual.  People often comment that my artwork evokes memories.  

Artist Books

Pulp Painting

Letterpress

Upcoming Events

My next event will be the Woman's Club of Evanston Holiday Bazaar on November 17-19 (Fri-Sun).   


My large pulp painting, Homage to Hugh Ferriss No. 2, is currently on exhibit at Agitator Gallery in Chicago. Contact the gallery for viewing hours.

Purchase Art

My one-of-a-kind art can be found on Etsy, Vamp&Tramp, and ArtZipper


Subscribe to the Spudnik Press Cooperative Print of the Month Club and receive a year's worth of locally produced art, including one of my original midwest moth designs.

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Contact Me

Better yet, see me in person!

You can find me at art fairs and events throughout the year. 

Don Widmer

(312) 697-9202