Sunriver Metalworks custom metal art

  • Our Work

    We use your photographs or images to create unique, custom metal art. Personalized metal art and products are created using 16 gauge steel and patinas that complement your home decor, yard, shop or favorite destination.

  • Our Approach

    Your ideas become reality as we work with you to create that special gift for you or a friend. From custom motorcycles to unique yard art, no job is too big or too small. Start to finish, your complete satisfaction is our ultimate goal.

  • Our Beliefs

    Custom metal art can be both beautiful and functional. Custom work should be affordable and available to everyone. Your metal art or sign should bring a smile to your face whenever you look at it. Your vision is key in the creative process.

Recent Posts from the Blog

  • Back to Basics | Removing the Bling - It's always a good idea to change things up.  But sometimes, less is more.  And going back to basics is a good thing. Back to basics We continue to add new products to the website.  Currently, 393 products make up the Product Gallery.  Each time we add a product, the website seems to get a Read More
  • Focus on Local Vendors – Bendy Dog - This week's blog is about one of our local vendors - Bendy Dog at 112 NW Minnesota Avenue in Bend, OR. Owner Tawna Storey first contacted us about creating her business sign in downtown Bend.  She was just starting to contact local artists about selling dog related items in her store.  Tawna wondered if we would Read More
  • Ideas Become Reality in Custom Metal Art - Liz Gilbert writes about how ideas become reality in her recent book, Big Magic.  She says "Ideas are driven by a single impulse:  to be made manifest.  And the only way an idea can be made manifest in our world is through collaboration with a human partner." We have an idea Earlier this year, we were contacted Read More
  • Small Business Advertising – Is It Worth It? - We go back and forth about budgeting much money for small business advertising at Sunriver Metal Works.  The few times we have boosted a post on Facebook has had dismal returns.  But then maybe we weren't going for the right audience.  Or maybe we didn't put enough money on it.  Or maybe we didn't use the Read More
  • Creative Metal Art Spawned from One Fish - The simple Merriam-Webster definition of spawn (besides produce or lay eggs in water) is "to cause (something) to develop or begin : to produce or create (something)".  Our Deschutes River Fish definitely fills that bill.  That one fish spawned creative metal art beyond our imagination. SMW343 - Metal Fish Garden Yard Art The Deschutes River Conservancy Read More