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Burning Art- Building Dreams, Healing hearts, Burning Art

by Zophia Kneiss


Located by Norris Lake 2 miles North of the beautiful green truss bridge over the lake

Burning Art, 5315 Hwy. 33 S.

New Tazwell, TN 37825


Open Studio, stop by or call ahead for appointments as I am often on farms working with equines in the mornings or swimming with the dogs when it gets over 97 degrees:)

Studio Phone 423-626-6996
Cell 865-235-5446

Certified Journeyman Farrier-reliable and gentle service. 24 hour emergency service for clients. Specialized in corrective shoeing and trimming, foundered and problem hoof solutions, hand forged therapeutic shoes, training services offered for ground training, green breaking horses and advanced dressage, eventer and jumper training. Donkey specialist. I shoe for comfort, balance and performance.


Certified Welder. 24 hour emergency service. On site service on land and water. Pontoon and houseboat welding, repairs and fabrication. Aluminum specialist! All welds guaranteed. Service, repair and fabrication on mild steels, stainless steel and aluminum. Service and repair on cast steel, aluminum and some higher carbon steel (mostly for tool fabrication, and shaping (some annealing for special situations).


Artist Blacksmith and Nationally recognized Metal Sculptor- All one of a kind hand made sculpture and functional art. Commissions Welcomed! I do traditional hand forged gates, fir place screens, railings, staircases (spiral) hardware, signs to also modern sculpture including one of a kind fire pits, furniture, and mailboxes. If you can dream it, I can build it, or I can make your unique idea a reality. I welcome designers needing a fabricator and create unique public art corporate art that is safe, correctly engineered and installed that will last lifetimes. Burning Art is a professional and insured small company. Quality and detail are important here. Lessons available upon request.


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Email me at zophiankonga@msn.com with any questions and to be put on my email list (comes out 3-5 times a year)