Friday, April 10, 2015
The U.S. Postal service unveiled the forever stamp honoring poet, and author Maya Angelou. A ceremony was held on Tuesday at the Warner Theatre in Washington D.C to devote the stamp. The oil painting of Angelou on the stamp was done by Rossin. There is controversy over the quote on the stamp. The quote doesn't belong to Angelou, but belongs to Children's book author Joan Walsh Anglund. The quote is from her book of poems "A Cup of Sun" The stamp was designed by Art director Ethel Kessler .