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Restoration and Repair for Bronze, Zinc and Ivory
MasterWorks Studios

Professional repair, restoration and conservation services for bronze, zinc and allied metal objects of art is available from MasterWorks Studios. We also offer custom shaped marble bases, ivory restoration and gilding services.
All work done by John Ward, owner and craftsman with over 30 years experience in the field.

Examples of bronze and zinc restoration and repair projects can be viewed at our Restoration and Repair Gallery while samples of custom marble bases can be viewed in the Custom Marble Gallery.

If you want your precious artwork brought back to life by a master, know that John has over 30 years of experience in bronze and zinc restoration and repair and that he does all work himself. Contact him at 636-208-7777 about your particular project or email at john@masterworksstudios.com. You will always talk to John or his voicemail which he responds to daily. See what clients have said about John's work - most of these are linked to photos of the actual project.

We are birdlovers here at Masterworks studios! Read about the antics of our feathered friends here on the property of the studio on our blog The Birds at MasterWorks Studios.

Restoration Project Gallery Custom Marble Base Gallery
Restoration and Repair Custom Marble Bases


Recent Client Comments:



Restoration and Repair Custom Marble Bases
"Many, many thanks of all you did for us. You brought great joy back into our lives with our wonderfully restored old lead roosters and you helped beautify our new house beyond our wildest expectations! You have helped recreate a family heirloom we thought well beyond repair."

'received both sculptures toady in good condition..excellent packing..they could have fallen from a building nothing would have happened.   :)
the egret looks amazing.. just incredible....I could stare at it for hours...you did amazing work.
the seagulls..also...nobody ever would known it has been repaired...its just perfection...thank you again.....I am so grateful."



Special Information for our Clients -
Video's by John E. Ward, Owner MasterWorks Studios:

How to pack fragile items for shipping
John demonstrates our recommended method for safely packing items for shipping.

Articles written by John E. Ward, Owner MasterWorks Studios:

How to pack fragile items for shipping
Read our recommended method for safely packing items for shipping.

How to determine if your sculpture is bronze, zinc or another metal.

How to Select a Wax For Bronze and Other Metal Sculptures.

Seven most common questions about outdoor metal sculpture restoration.