Michael SaariMichael J. Saari is a master metalsmith with over 25 years of experience. He has filled numerous commissions for both traditional hardware and contemporary sculpture and furniture.

Examples of his jobs include: historical work for Mount Vernon in Alexandria and Trinity Church in Boston where he made restoration/reproduction hardware for specific areas in need of repair. Michael also produced 20,000 pieces of hardware for the Old Barracks in Trenton.

Additionally, his contemporary metalwork has been exhibited and represented in public collections in the U.S.A., Europe, and Scandinavia. Projects have ranged from sculptures installed in Germany to large gold-leafed weathervanes for individual buildings.

Please refer to Michael's resume for additional qualifications information.

All work is hand crafted by Michael in his Woodstock, Connecticut studio using traditional metalsmithing techniques to ensure museum quality work. Projects are generally designed by Michael in collaboration with the client/architect/designer. He is also available for consulting services.


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500 Chairs

Michael's work is featured in
the new Lark book - "500 Chairs",
May 2008.

Michael was featured in
New England Home: September/October
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