My Neighbor John

John Guciardo, Mountain Metal Arts of Asheville

There was a loud knocking on my door. I wasn’t expecting a visitor, but I went to see who it was. There stood my next-door neighbor, John Guciardo, apologizing and asking for a favor. Would I take a photograph of him with one of his sculptures?

Of course I would. He gave me his iPhone and I dutifully took a couple of snaps with it. Then I used my own camera to take this picture.

He told me that he’s going to be next month’s featured artist in The Laurel of Asheville. You can find John’s very accessible works for home and garden through Mtn. Metal Arts of Asheville (at The Screen Door) and via his Facebook page.


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