Intertabac 2015: Cigar Band Art by Dirk Prautzsch (in german only)
Exquisite art from the ashtray (Radio Bremen)watch video
From hobby to profession: Cigar Art from Sottrum (NDR)
Also, the NDR has drafted a feature on Dirk Prautzsch.
The CIGARintern reported in March 2015 about cigar band art. This periodical informative online magazine is available for free. The journalist and publisher Mr. Wirtz is known worldwide as one of the most recognized personalities on the subject of the cigar.
The entire article can be downloaded as a PDF here (only in German).