Austin Thies is a welder/fabricator at Stellar Industries in Garner, Iowa. He was first introduced to stick welding in a high school shop class and has been hooked ever since. These days Austin is an AWS-certified professional MIG welder — having worked on everything from hook lifts and container carriers to cable hoists and service cranes. He loves to weld and applies his creativity to projects at home, like building his own welding table, creating a firepit and crafting yard art for his grandmother.
Follow Austin on Instagram @ThiesWelds.