Fine Architectural Metalsmiths does architectural forge work and fine hand construction in iron, bronze, copper, aluminum and stainless steel for public and private spaces.  The artisans' niche is in bringing new ideas to the design process, merging traditional technique with new motifs.

Over three decades of work, Fine Architectural Metalsmiths has been recognized with design awards for artisan forge work, and for exploratory new fine metals pieces. The studio brings decades of experience to each new project, working to create site-specific architectural metal works in the rich vocabulary of warmth, strength and polish that the metals provide.

This design-build architectural metals studio produces one-off driveway and garden gates, custom railings and fencing, and site-specific lighting from lanterns and sconces to chandeliers. As custom metal artisans, the studio specializes in developing the right design for each site. Working from conversations with the client, an extensive knowledge of the design possibilities, and the studio’s own metalwork archives, Fine Architectural Metalsmiths develops the project from conceptual sketches to final construction. Together with the client, they choose the finishes and other details that give the piece its unique hand-built character.

From decades of experience with small and large clients, Fine Architectural Metalsmiths knows that there is much to be gained by a close relationship between artisan and client. They have experience in resolving design questions, how to avoid common mistakes in construction, and can bring years of experience in design and practical fabrication as a resource to any custom project.  As artisan blacksmiths, the studio enjoys the challenge of finding new ways to express the sculptural architecture of the worked metals. The participation of the artisan metalsmith, from design through installation, is a key guarantee of a satisfying project.

Fine Architectural Metalsmiths is a team-built studio, with talented artisan team bringing a complementary range of skills and interests to the design and construction of each project. In the studio there is a strong culture of working together on projects, with the best person for each project taking the lead. The studio enjoys watching new design ideas emerge during the creative process. The artisan team also has exceptional standards for the quality and performance of all work built in this award-winning studio.