Francois Fanch Ledan was born in 1949 and is noted for delightful scenes of his native Brittany in a colorful primitive style. In 1968 he abandoned his studies in commercial design for full time studies in painting and fine art. His talent was quickly recognized and soon he was involved in major European shows. He became involved in printmaking in 1973 when he learned lithography in Paris. Since then he has had more than 25 one person shows in Europe, North America and South America.