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Forrest Crooks

 (1893 - 1982)
Forrest C. Crooks was active/lived in Pennsylvania, Indiana.  Forrest Crooks is known for stained-glass design, weaving, painting, murals.

Biography   Forrest Crooks

Forrest C. Crooks (1893-1982)

He was born in Goshen, Indiana in 1893.  His family moved to southern Michigan when he was 6 months old, and he lived in Michigan until he graduated from High School.  

Forrest Crooks moved to Pittsburgh to pursue a career in art.  At the art school of Carnegie Institute of Technology (now Carnegie-Mellon), he earned his way with commercial art assignments and completed the four-year course in three years - in 1917.  He then moved to New York City to seek work as a magazine illustrator.  Over the years he illustrated stories for such eminent authors as Irving S. Cobb, Rudyard Kipling and Sir Winston Churchill.  His illustrations appeared in Cosmopolitan, Redbook,   ...  Displaying 750 of 3113 characters.

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