Grand Rapids, MI

Metalworking & Design Shop

EA Craftworks is a metalworking shop serving the Midwest. We offer a wide variety of design and fabrication services. EA projects range from architectural elements and functional art for design clients through full production and assembly runs for industrial customers. As an owner-operated shop, we pride ourselves on quick turnaround times, superior craftsmanship, and outstanding customer service.



Owner / Design Engineer

Alex Kallio

Alex is a graduate of Kendall College of Art and Design with a BFA in Sculpture and a minor in Industrial Design. He has over 15 years of experience in welding, metal fabrication, design, and prototyping. Certified in SolidWorks, and with extensive experience with AutoCAD, Alex specializes in using his experience and knowledge to find creative solutions to client’s design and production issues.

Mark Schentzel

Owner / Design & Fabrication

Mark Schentzel

Mark holds a BFA in Sculpture and Functional Art from Kendall College of Art and Design and was the recipient of the sculpture excellence award. He has over 20 years of welding and custom fabrication experience in the areas of production, construction, structural, and fine art sculpture. Mark’s enthusiasm for welding and custom metalwork can be seen in his large-scale public sculptures that carry notions of sustainability and infrastructure issues.

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