Michael Healy Artistic Decorative Hardware is created by using the age-old art of sand casting. All of his products are handcrafted in solid brass, solid bronze and solid nickel silver. Michael is involved in every phase of each product's development, from his original sketch to the product's completion. Finally, Michael's signature adorns each piece, confirming its authenticity and quality craftsmanship.
Michael Healy was born and raised on the Cape Cod seashore. As a young boy, he discovered his love for the sea and boating. Michael attended the University of Notre Dame where he studied metal sculpture and developed a passion for design, Relying upon his entrepreneurial spirit and mechanical abilities, he opened his own foundry; which is located on the banks of the Blackstone River in Rhode Island. Michael began his artistic journey restoring historic statues and casting bronze architectural elements throughout New England before shifting focus to his own original artwork. Combining his knowledge of the foundry sand casting process and his own desire to create highly functional forms of art, Michael was inspired to develop his famous line of Artistic Decorative Hardware. A dedicated artist, Michael continues to design and create on a daily basis.
Now with hundreds of sophisticated and whimsical designs, Michael's product lines appeal to personalities and passions across the board. His creations can evoke memories at a glance. Michael Healy, with his wide variety of life experiences and with friends from all walks of life, understands human nature, what we hope for and desire. All of this shows in his many unique designs.
By thoughtfully selecting creations from the Michael Healy collection that fit perfectly into Squan Trading Company’s focused categories of Coastal Home Decor, Island Style Home Decor, and Nautical Home Decor, we enable you to quickly build your personal “Life and Style by the Sea”.