Leather artist who rose from cotton fields, jail to exhibitions tells his story at Akron church
Illiterate field worker’s transformation to famous artist inspires others
Published: February 24, 2013 - 11:40 PM
| Updated: February 25, 2013 - 09:43 AM
By Carol Biliczky
Beacon Journal staff writer
Leather artist Winfred Rembert, from New Haven, Connecticut, before giving a talk about his work at the Arlington Church of God on Sunday in Akron, Ohio. (Phil Masturzo /Akron Beacon Journal)
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