Approximately 6 p.m. following port commission meeting, lobby of Port of Camas-Washougal offices, 24 S. A St., Washougal. Public unveiling of a metal sculpture exhibit by Women Who Weld.
The unveiling will take place following the regularly scheduled port commission meeting on Tuesday evening, June 19. The port commission meeting begins at 5 p.m. and is anticipated to finish between 6 and 6:30 p.m. Immediately following the adjournment of the commission meeting, the public is invited to join port staff, commissioners and special guests to attend a short presentation on behalf of Women Who Weld, a group of women who originally met through the Welded Sculpture program at Clark College. The culmination of the event will be the unveiling of the custom-welded artwork. Light refreshments will be served.
The art to be unveiled is an original welded sculpture created by local artist Sharon Agnor of Vancouver. It is themed "Earth" and is the first of four sculptures celebrating the elements earth, wind, water, and fire. Created from steel sheets bonded together through oxy/acetylene torches, the sculpture is approximately 8 feet 4-inches tall and 32-inches wide.