MATT BURNEY is the creative mind behind SO Metal, a metal fabrication company specializing in custom metalwork, located in Springfield, Oregon. He has been involved in mechanical engineering, manufacturing, automotive restoration, and metal fabrication since 2002. By day he fabricates everything from spiral staircases to custom gates and hardware, and by night forms scrap metal into unique recycled art that inspires the imagination. His creativity, combined with his broad experience and sense of humor, will leave you inspired to take on your next metal project with enthusiasm, optimism, and confidence. When he ventures out of his shop, he can be found hiking in the Cascade mountains, backpacking across the desert, or rescuing rusty machinery from the scrap yard.