Andrew Palmer is a Portland-based welder fabricator, commission artist and welding teacher.
Through his company FORM, Andrew strives to create pieces that are both memorable and impactful. Each piece is one-of-a-kind object inspired by his mission to turn imagination into form. Andrew's work is both decorative and functional, striking the perfect balance between fine design and everyday use.
Andrew considers the whole of a piece's visible elements and the way those elements are united. He is someone who can give shape to an idea and translate another person's vision into a reality. He loves to see his work in use in the world, thus, the creation of his company, FORM.
Each piece starts with a full investigation through sketches.
Scale models are sometimes made to help find the final design
All aspects of fabrication are expertly crafted in-house.