Speaking of gratitude, I want to thank the employees of Farrish Fairfax Auto Body. Upon completion, I realized that I wanted to protect the end result. Unfortunately, I had a bear of a time finding an auto body shop that was willing to take on the task of clear-coating the finished product. Fortunately, I contacted Kevin Wynn at Farrish Fairfax Auto Body. Kevin, the manager of the body shop, and George Gallahan, the assistant manager, couldn't have been more helpful. They insured that the sculpture was treated with care, and put a protective coating on the surface that is undetectable. I send them a hearty thank you. Now, "The Steward" will be able to travel to New York City in October without damage, and whoever purchases the sculpture will have a well-protected piece of art.
|Wrapped in 3.5 mil polyethylene plastic for transport|
|"The Steward" with Reda Abdel Rahman on the grounds of the Washington National Cathedral|
Reda Abdel Rahman is one of the curators of this exhibition, as well as a noted Egyptian artist
|Being carried into the National Cathedral|
|"The Steward" with his friends and family © Lynn Goldstein|