OUR STORY

1999 - 2017

Our Start

1999

Iron Butterfly Is Founded

Founded in 1999 by Al Healey, Iron Butterfly begins by specializing in artistic projects, ornamental light fixtures, tables, fire screens,  and a few structural, railings, gates.

Name Origin

1999

Iron Butterfly Is Named

After Al Healey’s favourite rock band, Iron Butterfly gets it’s name from the iconic 60’s rock band of the same name.

Increased Production

2012

Iron Butterfly Is Handed Over

Iron Butterfly is handed over to to the Kueper Family 13 years after being founded. Able to keep up with the increased demand for steel products, Tyler took Iron Butterfly one step further by offering an array of iron, steel, and wood products.

Social World

2016

Iron Butterfly Is Brought Into The World Of Social Media

Nadia joined the company in 2016, bringing Iron Butterfly into the world of social media and community craft shows, contributing a feminine touch to some of the artistic products, and sharing her knowledge of creative woodworking.

Our Team

Nadia Pozzebon

Welder, Wood Worker, Designer, Marketing Technician

  • Certified Residential Home Renovator
  • Certified SMAW, SMAW, and GTAW Welder
  • Social Media Specialist
  • Artist. Specializing in live edge wood pieces and creating works of art from recycled scrap metal
  • Friend of the family

TYLER KUEPER

Owner, Lead Welder, Entrepreneur

  • Blacksmith with 15 years’ experience
  • Welder with 15 years’ experience
  • Woodworker. Creates beautiful, one-of-kind furniture by bringing together reclaimed live edge wood pieces with custom built steel accents
  • Entrepreneur. Invested in other companies such as exterior painting, landscaping and general contracting
  • Environmentalist. Enjoys living off-the-grid and contributing to a society of self-sustainability

Zane Kueper

Part-time Artistic Welder

  • Welder with 15 years’ experience
  • Artist. Creates works of art such as lawn ornaments from recycled scrap metal
  • Younger brother to owner