Invited Authors & Artists

Every year Honoring Our Rivers features a selection of works from professional Pacific Northwest artists, poets, and writers. Below are the invited authors and artists from Issue 18 (2018-2019).

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ARTIST

Lillian Pitt is a sculptor and mixed media artist whose works pay homage to her Native ancestors and the environment.

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Poet

Elizabeth Woody is an Oregon poet laureate emeritus and member of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs.

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artist

Sara Siestreem is a Hanis Coos paintor from the Umpqua River Valley of Oregon’s southern coast.


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Poet

Ed Edmo is a Shoshone-Bannock poet, playwright, performer, traditional storyteller, tour guide and lecturer on Northwest tribal culture.

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Artist

Daniel Dancer "paints" with people. Think human pixels in giant living paintings that only make sense from the sky. 

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artist

Larry Olson is an "intimate landscape" photographer who reveals the essence of wilderness.


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artist

Frances Ashforth is an American printmaker whose works have been exhibited throughout the United States and internationally.

Poet

Jonathan Merritt is a healer who has been practicing the art of poetry for nearly fifty years.