| These are 5' tall, made in my backyard studio|
and weigh about 150 pounds.
| Once you start playing with metal you soon realize that there|
are no limits, no restrictions on what can be done.
I bought a lot of books. Not "how to books," I could figure that out myself. Just design books showing what has been done throughout the centuries, all over the world. I learned that design and art in steel was an essential element in the strength of the piece. Beautiful strength and I was left with wondering why are we making "car lot fencing" when something great is available?
Once you figure out the how to of welding it is addictive and probably not unlike any other art form.
|One piece of red!|
Have no fear. Yes, you can do anything with steel
but so many people are afraid to do anything different! That is the downside of our "standardized" civilization. We want what the neighbor's have and are reluctant to try something different.
You can see more of my work HERE.