The cover Our Rust event was conceived and planned by former Historical Society Board member Sally Cody, Executive Assistant for the Village of Forest Park. Historical Society Board member Maui Jones helped run the entire Cover Our Rust event.
Geoff Binns-Calvey created the stencil for the Historical Society of Forest Park sign. Historical Society Board President Jerry Lordan and VP Augie Aleksy offered technical assistance.
Mary, Sarah and Genevieve Lotus created the design and artwork for the "Spirits of the White Fawn" artwork, which pays homage to the 1940 WPA Forest Park Post Office mural by Miriam McKinnie (Hofmeier).