Award-winning custom ironwork designs that bring the beauty of Nature to you. Unique driveway gates, bronze sculptures, home furnishings and more.

Our Work

Sculpture, Gates, Ironwork, Fountains, Fireside – if you can imagine it, we can bring it to life.

Who We Are

Carl Glowienke

Owner, Sculptor

Carl is honored to have apprenticed to Master Sculptor Guillermo Castano Ramirez.  Carl’s work can be found in collections worldwide.

Russ Richmond

Lead Fabricator

Russ brings over 30 years of welding and fabrication experience to every project.

Fred Briscoe


A noted sculptor on his own, Fred Briscoe contributes  over 40 years of design and logistics experience.


Head of Security

4.2 seconds to either gate or fence.

Client Testimonials

Carl combines the creativity of a Da Vinci with the practicality of a home repair man. He is truly a pleasure to work with. – Kevin Villani

La Jolla

For over 15 years, I’ve known Carl as the man to go to for all my metal work.  From simple wrought iron fencing to works of art that are both beautiful and structurally designed and built, there’s nothing Carl can’t do.  But be warned: your ideas will improve, your experience won’t get any better, your project will be completed on time, and you’re going to recommend Carl to your friends and business associates also.  I guarantee it! – Steve Lane

Designer / Builder

Thank you, Carl, for your incredible professionalism, patience, creativity, imagination, skill, talent and team. You took an idea and turned it into a masterful work of art, and our dream. Your artisan touch, your ability to visualize out hopes and aspirations, and your commitment to excellence and perfection are all qualities that impact us each and every day. Thanks, Carl & Lakeside Sculpture, for your kindness, and everything else – Bill Walton


Contact Us

Phone: (619) 818-8619 | Email: carl@lakesidesculpture.com

11635 Johnson Lake Road, Lakeside, CA 92040