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In the March 2019 issue of American Legion Magazine, Matt Grills interviews me on my design for the new US Mint gold coin commemorating the founding of The American Legion.

I was able to recognize my father, Ron Costello, who served as a B-29 tail gunner in the US Air Force during the Korean War 1950-53. He will always be an inspiration for me when I design military themed coins and medals.

Read more at The American Legion.

CORRECTION: That is not my studio as the caption says. That is a photo of Captian America at the Carroll A. Campbell, Jr. Center for American Sculpture at Brookgreen Gardens in South Carolina… my space is significantly smaller than that.

 

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