Burn Barrels for Fire Art


These burn barrels are decorative additions to a barbecue or bonfire. They are an ornate version of the backyard fire pit. The full effect can be seen when burning wood is put inside.

Some of them, such as the phoenix in the top row, were done by request and for commission.


the process

I used a handheld plasma torch to cut the images into metal 55-gallon drums.

Cutting the top

Picking up the 55-gal drums