Artist who was formally a NASA suit technician supporting the early shuttle missions. During the Apollo program Woods worked for ILC as a suit technician performing suit maintenance, interface testing with the Command Module, Lunar Module, and Lunar Rover vehicles, and insertion of astronauts in Command and Lunar modules for training. He suited crewmembers for Apollo 8, 11, 15, all Skylab missions, and Apollo Soyuz. Original watercolor still life painting of space boots and gloves, entitled ‘Spenny’s Space,’ 9.25 x 7, signed on the reverse in pencil, “‘Spenny’s Space,’ Ron Woods 07.” In very fine condition. RR Auction COA.
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