Artisan Restoration International, a sister-company of Great Lakes Metal Works & Art Studio, specializes in the preservation and conservation of architectural surfaces, sculptures and furniture in metal, wood, and stone, as well as historic conservation. From exotic wood interiors to antique fixtures to garden structures, the experts at ARI restore the life and beauty back to their original grandeur.

Owners and managers of luxury resorts, commercial properties, and fine homes have trusted ARI with their restoration, maintenance, and specialty finish projects. ARI is a preferred vendor for the Fairmont, Swissôtel, & Raffle Hotels. With exceptional quality and attention to detail, ARI can restore, protect, and renew a building’s status and artistic integrity with minimal disruption. We offer consultation services to engineer the best solution for your restoration and maintenance needs. Property maintenance services extend to signage, sculpture, railings, elevators, doors, light fixtures, entryways, and more.

In addition to handling commercial properties, ARI caters to independent clients who are looking to restore a valued sculpture, antique, or treasured heirloom. By combining old world craftsmanship with modern techniques, ARI is equipped to repair functional or decorative objects, restore damaged art, or rejuvenate weathered outdoor installations. ARI’s expansive knowledge and resource base within their industry enables them to offer a broad range of services: Bronze casting, model making, signage & lettering, replication, custom patinas, gilding, color matching, protective coatings, veneers, and decorative painting.

ARI is equipped to handle packaging and shipping of fine art objects as well as work on location.