Artist Steve Armstrong does a lot of the work on his automata sculptures at the kitchen table of his Lexington home, as his basement workshop has become cluttered with bits and pieces of material he may use in future works. Photo by Tom Eblen | teblen@herald-leader.com
Artist Steve Armstrong does a lot of the work on his automata sculptures at the kitchen table of his Lexington home, as his basement workshop has become cluttered with bits and pieces of material he may use in future works. Photo by Tom Eblen | teblen@herald-leader.com Herald-Leader
Artist Steve Armstrong does a lot of the work on his automata sculptures at the kitchen table of his Lexington home, as his basement workshop has become cluttered with bits and pieces of material he may use in future works. Photo by Tom Eblen | teblen@herald-leader.com Herald-Leader

Tom Eblen: The turn of a crank brings to life the work of Lexington artist

November 19, 2013 2:49 PM

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.