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The Metal Garden, located in Tucson, Arizona, creates unique, organic, creative metal sculptures. Born in the South, I grew up in a world of incredible green plant life. After serving in the Army, I moved back to my beautiful, lush home town of Atlanta. I graduated from the Art Institute of Atlanta with a degree in visual communications.

Always surrounded by plants, I toyed with the idea of becoming a gardener, landscaper or nursery worker. It wasn’t until I discovered metal in the fall of 2005 that I knew I had found my calling. From there, along with my wife’s help, I combined my love of organic forms with my love of raw steel to create The Metal Gardener. Jon Watson aka…the gardener

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For the next 17 years I sat behind a computer doing graphic design. During those 17 years, I searched for the perfect job, one that would inspire me.


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Design by Santa Theresa Tileworks Tucson, AZ Execution by The Metal Gardener


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jon watson...thegardener 520.260.4115 jon@themetalgarden.com www.themetalgarden.com

The Metal Gardener Edition 2  

A collection of work from Tucson metal artist Jon Watson. Jon's work is based on the organic fluidity of nature combined with the raw streng...

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