Freiman Stoltzfus is a native of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. He was born into an Amish-Mennonite family, the youngest of six children. From an early age, his artistic ability was recognized and encouraged, and he began depicting the people and landscapes of the Amish community.
Freiman has illustrated and published four books, and has designed posters for the Sylvan Opera Company of Philadelphia and for the Oratorio Society of New York. His work is in private and corporate collections in the United States and abroad. He currently lives in Pennsylvania.