mc simon's Profile

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I have a bachelors in 3D design. I have worked as a welder for various architects and metal fabricator the past 20 years. I'm currently a stay at home mom trying to make a living doing what I love most, being a mom and burning steel. I love making art from the used and abused and recreating a new and beautiful life for the pieces. All my lamps are one of a kind. The search for the materials is just as exciting as the finished product. Scrap yards, flea markets, antique stores, yard sales, and yes, even etsy are my favorite places to search. I have two lines of lamps. There's the vintage collection, which I show here on etsy, and my industrial collection which I show in galleries and fine art shows. My home decor pieces are for fun. I collect so much that I like to make sure It gets made into something useful. For us scrap artist, we ride a fine line of turning into hoarders! If you want to see more of what I do visit my other…

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  • Joined December 21, 2010

Favorite materials

vintage lighting, car parts, rebar, glass insulators, pretty much anything I think looks cool and can make it into art

About

I have a bachelors in 3D design. I have worked as a welder for various architects and metal fabricator the past 20 years. I'm currently a stay at home mom trying to make a living doing what I love most, being a mom and burning steel. I love making art from the used and abused and recreating a new and beautiful life for the pieces. All my lamps are one of a kind. The search for the materials is just as exciting as the finished product. Scrap yards, flea markets, antique stores, yard sales, and yes, even etsy are my favorite places to search. I have two lines of lamps. There's the vintage collection, which I show here on etsy, and my industrial collection which I show in galleries and fine art shows. My home decor pieces are for fun. I collect so much that I like to make sure It gets made into something useful. For us scrap artist, we ride a fine line of turning into hoarders! If you want to see more of what I do visit my other etsy shop, mugoos.

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