ISSUE 46  |  The Well-Stocked Home

Lighting: Machine Shop Lighting in Austin, Texas

November 18, 2011 2:30 PM

BY Julie Carlson

Marc Knight, an Austin, Texas-based contractor, was inspired to launch a small line of handmade lighting when he couldn't find well-made industrial fixtures during a kitchen remodel; his custom retro-inspired lighting is made using Sundial wire, hand-shaped Pyrex glass shades, and hand-welded raw steel parts. To see more, go to Machine Shop Lighting.

Above: Machine Shop Industrial Pendant Lawrence Pulley; $650.

Above: The machine shop light fixture is made from alloy steel with a Pyrex shade.

Above: Harrison Pulley Sconce; handmade from A36 raw steel with handmade Pyrex shade; $650.

Above: The wall sconce pull chain fixture is made from raw steel with ball pull chain and clear Pyrex shade.

Above: Haegglund Pendant; $650.

Above: The Haegglund pendant features a handmade A36 raw steel frame with a Pyrex glass cylinder.