1999 - present Founder and owner of Metalsmith Designs, Inc. in Fort Myers, FL.
Fabrications in steel and aluminum of gates, railings, furnishing, architectural details, and works of art.
1978 - 1999 Founder and owner of B. M. Welding Service, Inc. in Addison, Illinois. Fabrications, welding and related processes for various industries.
Member of NOMMA (National Ornamental and Miscellaneous Metals Association since 1999.
Winner of NOMMA's Ernest Wiemann Silver Award 2002 in Furniture
Exhibit as part of Florida's Senior Showcase 2008, LeMoyne Gallery, Tallahassee, Florida.
Exhibit as part of Heavy Metal Exhibit 2008, Koi and Krane Gallery, Fort Myers, Florida.
Exhibit as part of Aquarium Exhibit 2008, Cape Coral Arts Studio, Cape Coral, Florida.
3rd Place Winner of "Pequeno Formato' (small format--under 12")Exhibit at Daas Gallery, Fort Myers, Florida for his sculpture "Landing"
Exhibited at Art for ACT Gallery, Fort Myers, Florida
Exhbited 'Cone of Possibility' Exhibit, Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers, Florida
Exhibited BIG Arts Sculpture Exhibit, Sanibel Island, Florida, August 2009.
Exhibited BIG Arts 'Recycle It' Exhibit, Sanibel Island, Florida. Judges Merit Award for 'Eagle Warrior.'
Exhibited at BIG Arts '4 Men' Exhibit (four man show), Sanibel Island, Florida 2011.
Byron's work can be seen at:
Gallery Morada, 81611 Old Hwy, Islamorada, Florida.
Matlacha Menagerie, 4604 Pine Island Rd. NW, Matlacha, Florida.
Random Acts of Art, 505 Fifth Ave. South in Naples, Florida.
Savvy on First, 2263 First St., Fort Myers, Florida.
BIG Arts Gift Shop, 900 Dunlop Rd. Sanibel Island, Florida.
Fort Myers, FL