Tag: artisan

Apr 21, 2020

The Last Traditional Scissor Maker in Japan

The Last Traditional Scissor Maker in Japan

Master blacksmith Yasuhiro Hirakawa is the only traditional scissor maker left in Japan

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Apr 12, 2020

No Dialogue, Just a Guy Woodturning This Into a Speaker

No Dialogue, Just a Guy Woodturning This Into a Speaker

Woodworking artist Matt Jordan turns this lovely piece of oak into a functioning speaker

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Nov 11, 2019

How a Ceramics Master Makes Plates for Michelin-Starred Restaurants

How a Ceramics Master Makes Plates for Michelin-Starred Restaurants

Ceramicist Jono Pandolfi shows Eater how his team makes 300 handcrafted plates, mugs, cups, and other dinnerware for some of America’s best restaurants

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May 2, 2018

Zen Out to This Guy Masterfully Making Chinese Spinach Noodles

Zen Out to This Guy Masterfully Making Chinese Spinach Noodles

Skip to 8:05 if you just want to see some boss knife skills

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Apr 13, 2017

The Birth of a Dugout Canoe

The Birth of  a Dugout Canoe

Master woodworker Rihards Vidzickis makes a dugout canoe from a single log using traditional hand tools and techniques

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Feb 22, 2016

Inside an Olive Oil Soap Factory in Syria

Inside an Olive Oil Soap Factory in Syria

Widely considered the first soap ever made, Aleppo olive oil soap uses only three ingredients

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Oct 12, 2015

How Moroccan Artisans Create Those Beautiful Mosaic Tiles

How Moroccan Artisans Create Those Beautiful Mosaic Tiles

Check out the labour-intensive process involved in creating these gorgeous mosaic tiles by hand.

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