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Lake Oswego Reads William Stafford

January 22: Meet Dennis Cunningham, Illustrator of William Stafford's The Osage Orange Tree

Dennis Cunningham

Wednesday, January 22, 5:30-7:30 pm at Marylhurst University, Shoen Library: Streff Gallery, 17600 Pacific Hwy #43.  While best known for his block prints, Dennis Cunningham is a multi-talented artist.  He started his career as a painter, and he regularly teaches classes in metal sculpture, two-dimensional design, and pastel drawing. He also coordinates the Bachelor of Fine Arts Department at Marylhurst University.  He created 24 block illustrations for Stafford's short story "The Osage Orange Tree," a rare piece of Stafford's prose.  The illustrations will be on display and available for purchase.