Mary Teichman studied calligraphy with Donald Kunz at the Cooper Union School of Art in New York City, where she received her BFA in 1976. She has designed numerous wedding certificates, honorary degrees, signs, citations and poems. Examples of her work have been included in
The Art and Craft of Hand Lettering by Annie Cicale (Lark Books) and Artful Cards by Katherine Duncan-Aimone (Lark Books). Aside from her calligraphic work, Mary is a printmaker, illustrator and painter. Her etchings are in the collections of The Brooklyn Museum, The Museum of the City of New York, The Corcoran Museum and the National Museum of Women in the Arts. Mary has also illustrated several children’s books including Color by Christina Rossetti (Harper Collins) and Stars for Sarah by Ann Turner. She is a member of the Society of Scribes, Masscribes, The Society of American Graphic Artists and The Boston Printmakers.