Sometimes good things happen that are
totally unexpected. Such is the case with the
Last October, Evelyn Reyes-
Umaña, one of Bodega Del Sur’s owners, was working at the
tasting room when a gentleman and his wife
approached her, introduced themselves as Pat
and Bob Giorni, and complimented her on the
Bodega Del Sur label. She was flattered but
not surprised by the comments, as a number
of people have mentioned how much they like
the artistry of the design.
Then Bob asked,
“Would it be all right if I made a stained glass
window based on your label design?”
sure” was the only reply Evelyn could muster.
With that he took out a tape measure and
proceeded to measure the front window.
Evelyn didn’t think about it again until a few
months later when she got a call from Bob
asking if she remembered him.
Bob Giorni and Evelyn Reyes-Umaña,co-owner of Bodega Del Sur
Eventhough she meets lots of people, Evelyn remembered Bob Giorni because he was such a nice man, with such an unusual request.
“Your window’s ready. Would you like to see it?”, he asked.
thought was “What in the world have I gotten myself into now?”
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