Mark and Peggy Bounds of Cushing would like to announce the engagement of their son, Daniel Allen, to Tara Lange, daughter of Paul and Lisa Lange of Orion, IL. Both Tara and Dan earned Bachelors of Art Degrees in Drawing at Drake University, where they met. Dan is currently employed at the Des Moines Art Center in Des Moines, IA. Tara works for Diversity Farms in Dedham, IA in prairie seed harvesting and prairie restoration. Both are active artists, practicing freelance illustration, graphic design and printmaking. A summer 2011 wedding is planned.