5 Metal Garden Art Ideas to Help You Transform Your Home

May 24, 2022 | Plasma Cutting Tips

While you can always buy flowers, tubers, shrubs, and other plants for your garden, it’s more interesting if you create a masterpiece of your own to add to its design. Metal art, for example, has become a great way to decorate your garden. You can add to your home’s exterior a touch of elegance using a metal sculpture or a focal point, such as a sundial, to bring attention to your garden’s beauty.

Metal sculptures can make a great centerpiece in your garden. You can use them to make your home’s facade more interesting. These sculptures can also make your garden look interesting because of their texture and appearance. We have five metal garden art ideas that you can use to create a one-of-a-kind garden for your home.

1. Metal Statue and Fountain 

You can create an eye-catching centerpiece in your garden by putting together a metal statue and fountain. You can choose from a wide range of designs. For instance, there are metal statues of animals, angelic figures, as well as sculptures depicting different scenes. A nice addition to your garden would be a statue of waterspouts. You will also be able to find fountains of various styles and sizes, from classic garden fountains to contemporary wall fountains.

2. Metal Sun Dial

A sun dial is a great way to bring attention to your garden’s solar exposure. The sun dial will function as a focal point in your garden. This will also give you a chance to showcase your creativity as you will be able to personalize it with some images and text. You can also use the sun dial for timekeeping and for the study of astronomy.

3. Metal Wind Sculptures

Wind sculptures are another amazing way to decorate your garden. If you want to create an interesting focal point in your garden, you can choose a wind sculpture that is at least 7 feet tall. The sculpture will look different depending on the wind direction. If you want to create a sculpture that you can also use as a memorial marker, you can add a plaque on the wind sculpture.

4. Metal Garden Furniture

The garden is the one place in your home where you can really relax. This is why you need to furnish it with some seating areas that will allow you to enjoy the beauty of the garden. One of the things that you can use to furnish your garden is a bench. You can choose from various sizes and styles of benches. 

A nice choice would be an Asian-inspired bench. You can also complement the bench with Chinese lanterns. A Chinese lantern is an excellent way to bring some light to your garden and create a fun atmosphere.

5. Metal Tree Sculptures

A metal tree sculpture is a unique and modern alternative to a traditional tree in your garden. For instance, you can pick a sculpture that resembles a tree’s shape but is more intricate. You can also choose a sculpture that is designed to resemble a bird’s nest.


Metal garden art is a creative way to add life to your garden and bring attention to your garden’s focal point. A metal sculpture is also a great addition to your garden if you want to display some of your creativity.

Cyrious Metal Works provides the best plasma cutting systems to turn beautiful DIY metal art ideas into reality. Let us inspire you to make the perfect focal point for any wall or entrance! Give us a call to request a quote.