Even though he had been collecting scrap metal from his
real job for a while, he was a late bloomer in the field of art
“I was focused on becoming an engineer in packaging
machine design during the week and then building insane
skateboard ramps on the weekend — until I found a plasma
cutter and a welder appealing when I was around 34 years
young,” he says.
After experimenting with scrap metal and welding it into
some early pieces, Risser knew it was something he wanted
to keep doing. Eventually, the five acres he shares with his
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