Midland Business Alliance
What I Saw at the Corner - Stories About Covering the Detroit Tigers
Name: What I Saw at the Corner - Stories About Covering the Detroit Tigers
Date: June 11, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
James P. Kusmierz is an artist and cartoonist who served as a freelance photographer for the Detroit Tigers from 1988 to 1993. During this time, he took pictures for the Tiger yearbook, and was commissioned to create paintings for some of the players. He will share behind-the-scenes stories about former players, some of the photographs he took, and his baseball art work. James P. Kusmierz graduated from Kendall School of Design in Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1985. In addition to serving as photographer for the Detroit Tigers, he freelanced for a magazine called Sport's Fans Journal. He took pictures, did illustrations, and created a cartoon strip. He also frequently taught art classes at Delta College from 1995 to 2014. Please preregister.