Restoration artist Lou McClung has been rescuing and restoring religious statuary for over ten years. He uses the skills he has gained through construction work and as a professional make-up artist, to breathe new life into damaged or neglected statuary. Contact him at 216-228-9950 to begin your restoration project.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
From: Christ the King Church in Cleveland (closed 2011)
Material: Plaster and horse hair
Date: Mid 20th century
Location: Museum of Divine Statues, Lakewood, OH
Notes: Special attention was given to make the cassock and suplice look more realistic and adding a lace detail around the sleeves and bottom. The cross was added in reconstruction.