Stephen Huneck

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Birthday
8, 1948
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
Jan 7, 2010 (61)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
8, 1948
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
Jan 7, 2010 (61)

About

Wood carving artist, furniture maker, painter, and children's book author best known for his wood carvings of dogs and his canine-themed stories featuring his black Labrador Retriever Sally.

Before Fame

He began making his woodcarvings while living at the Quarry Hill Creative Center in Vermont. He also worked early in his career as a dealer of antiques.

Trivia

His artwork belonged to permanent collections at the Smithsonian Institution, the Dog Museum of America, and the American Kennel Club.

Family Life

He grew up in Columbus, Ohio. He and his wife Gwen hosted the extremely popular Dog Party and Dog Fest in his Dog Mountain studio.

Associated With

He produced commissioned works for Dr. Phil McGraw, Sandra Bullock, and Senator Patrick Leahy.