TULSA, Okla. - QUICK FACTS:
- Keith Birdsong, a Muskogee native now living in Tulsa, is one of the United States' most acclaimed artists. His drawings and paintings can be found on the covers and inside hundreds of books.
- More than a dozen of his drawings for stamps are in the Smithsonian National Postal Museum.
- Last August, Birdsong suffered a major stroke. Doctors said he would likely never walk, talk or paint again, but he is now proving them wrong.
- Birdsong will celebrate his first art show since his stroke, Saturday March 16th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Tulsa.
- The art show is free but invitation only. To get an invitation, send Keith a private message on his Facebook page.
- FOX23'S Clay Loney talks with Keith in a special interview on FOX23 News at 5:40.
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