MW Studios is a metal and woodworking studio and gallery in Burnsville, specializing in contemporary and eccentric furniture, sculpture, and home accessories, as well as custom design. In 2020, the studio was named 3rd Best Metal & Woodworking Studio in WNC by Mountain Xpress magazine. Visitors come from all across the East Coast to see the sculpture of Chief Sitting Bull prominently displayed in the studio. Owner and artist Mark Woodman is featured in the Fire On The Mountain Blacksmithing Festival and his custom metal work has been featured in the article “Inspired Vision.” His work focuses on the union of wood and metal to create functional and decorative accessories and sculpture. With reverence for the subject matter, Woodham is inspired by flora, fauna and cultural artifacts.