At Watermark Designs, Mark, Cory and Justin Carlson alongside their well-trained team of craftsmen and women, create art for your home, cabin, patio, garden or office. Using a blend of traditional and modern blacksmithing techniques, they produce one-of-a-kind ornamental and architectural pieces. Every creation starts with raw metal stock which is heated in the forge and hammered, pushed, pulled and twisted into your unique, heirloom piece—no off-the-shelf components are used. This is a process of creation, not fabrication (that's what welders do). The end result is a uniquely suited, custom work for the discerning homeowner who desires something other than a mass-produced item.
The internationally acclaimed Master Artist Blacksmith Samuel Yellin (1885-1940) put it best: