Walker Metalsmith

(Became a full-time business in 1974)


Thank you for your interest. Our aim is to provide the highest quality work possible. Our services revolve around repairing, restoring and preserving the creations of past & present metalsmithsWe mostly work with non-ferrous metal (brass, bronze, copper, pewter, silver, silver -plate, spelter).  The objects we work with include: art metal, clock figurines, holloware, sculpture, damaged statuary, tableware, lamps, part duplication and fine metalware in general.


Site last updated: 5/11/14

Contact information

Portfolio of James R. Walker original work

Examples of repair & restoration work, listed by category.

Learning Center information related to metalworking, metal care, repair, restoration and preservation.

Links that we recommend. NOTE I'm featuring a new link that deserves to be publicized: Muff's Hardware. It is one of the few genuine hardware stores that carries actual period hardware. The real deal. I accidently found them while recently visiting Historic Orange, CA.

*KickStarter project (Please note, this is a new and exciting development for Walker Metalsmith and Operation Rediscover. We expect to have this operational soon. Please stay tuned by following us on Twitter.

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Operation Rediscover

Bronze plaques & memorials deserve to speak clearly to future generations. Operation Rediscover encourages you to locate, care for and share information about them. Click here for instructions. Also, please visit our blog Operation Rediscover, & follow us on Twitter.



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