Metal is enduring. In all its shapes, looks, styles, trends or uses, metal adds a permanence. When crafted by master metalworkers, metal also becomes art, and Old World Iron in Oklahoma City makes something hard and unyielding into things of beauty. "Metal is no different from any other medium," says Tom Miller, owner of Old World Iron.
Tucked away in a little shop off of Northwest 38th Street, John Chapline is handcrafting furniture, following a tradition of art that his grandfather started years ago. First Circle is a little-known gem of a woodcrafting workshop which creates doors, tables, cabinets, chairs and so much more for discerning customers and interior designers.