Meet Anthony Billingsley: Wielding torches and welding works of art is a career as well as a passion for this central Arkansas metal worker
Your work is appearing everywhere around central Arkansas—from the 7-foot-tall sign at the newly renovated 42 Bar and Table to the interiors of countless metro-area homes. Tell us more about what you do as a metal worker. I make everything from furniture to railings and doors to production pieces for lighting companies, and I’ve even made actual light poles. Of course, I do a lot of custom work, too. I work with all kinds of metals to create these pieces, including raw steel, stainless, brass, and copper. And I also do several different types of welding to create these pieces….