When it comes to Ace Ron Finch, artistry and outrageousness collide and the result is pure magic. Finch is known world-wide as a multi-talented artist who channels his mastery of color and design to custom motorcycles. His list of accolades is as long as his beard and it includes a 2004 feature on the Discovery Channel’s “Biker Build Off.” Most recently, Finch launched his new venture METALife, where he sculpts metal to create creatures, plants and even a giant motorcycle.
Company / Workshop:
Finch’s Custom Styled Cycles
Motorcycle Custom Painter/Welder
Just The Dirt:
Your life story in 5 sentences
I have been fortunate to have a gift of creativity that has allowed me to do what I love to do most of my life. I am 76 years old and I still enjoy painting, pin stripping, welding, fabricating, spending time with friends, and being outdoors.
What are you most passionate about?
Family, work, and speed.
The best advice you have ever gotten.
Do not buy if you do not have the money. Forget those Credit Cards!
What does the word “Work” mean to you?
Pleasure and sense of accomplishment
New boots or new tires? Why?
Tires, because they handle and stick!