Precision. Discipline. Passion.

Argentine Tango

Who could ask for anything more?

Tango Lessons in Colorado Springs
Brian Kruse Fine Woodworking

There are the fine arts, and then there are the useful arts.



Workshop closed during the cold seasons, but let me know if you need something fun built and we’ll see about getting you scheduled.


Learn a language

Fluent in German and Spanish.  Take private lessons with an experienced teacher in southwest Colorado Springs.

Contact Brian for tutoring in



Brian Kruse, dba Iconoclastic Press,

has written several books and has a few more in various states of planning and disarray.

Novelist, woodworker, tanguero, chef, and more, Brian enjoys an exasperating combination of OCD and Asperger’s Syndrome.

Brian is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He is available for tango or German lessons, custom woodworking projects, and creative catering.  However, he would really like it if you read his books.

Fine Cuisine

Brian is available for small catering events. Specializing in Spanish cuisine, and, of course, pizza. Pastries from all across Europe and beyond.

Visit the soon-to-be-launched Pizza & Pastry to follow his food blog — Feeding the Muse.



Read Old Blog posts

The Iconoclastic Press Blog

Brian’s Blog.  A little hijacked of late.

Our Community

Groups & Organizations We Support

No man is an island.



Ivywild Song Circle

Musicians of all levels are welcome to join Ivywild’s Song Circle, usually held monthly on the third Tuesday evening at the Lucey’s on La Clede. You’ll likely find Brian there.

Anna's Therapeutic Garden

While Brian bakes, the muse plays in the wildlife habitat and herb garden. Curious? Come visit ATG.

Friends of Cheyenne Canyon
Deaf Blue Cats

For all your web and graphic design needs, see the Deaf Blue Cats, who put the ‘purr’ in ‘purrfection’. Check them out.

American Sign Language

Get In Touch

Brian Kruse is available at his home studio, located in the Ivywild Arts District of southwest Colorado Springs. 

Telephone:  (719) 635-1754
PSA:  Landlines still exist.