Max D. Weaver

Doris Dant describes artist Max D. Weaver’s work in Nauvoo, Illinois. Weaver served as a missionary there with his wife from 1982 to 1984, and he created many artworks of Nauvoo that declare his testimony. One of his Nauvoo paintings is reproduced on the cover of this issue, and five of Weaver’s Nauvoo woodcut prints appear on other pages in this issue. During his mission Weaver kept a journal chronicling his missionary and artistic activities, showing how he used his art to magnify his missionary labors and his mission to enhance his art.

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