20120105 - Erik Blome (SN) - nwherald

Sarah Nader - snader@shawmedia.com
Sculptor Erik Blome of Crystal Lake pours molten bronze into a mold while working at his studio in Lake in the Hills on Thursday, January 5, 2011. Blome is working on a piece for ComEd that will go in front of its county headquarters in Crystal Lake. The statue features two linemen on a 9-foot telephone pole and a base which includes the Raue Center and Palmer House.