Although not commonly considered a traditional craft, surfing is certainly treated like one by Britain's Northeast industrial coast surfers. A beautiful video showing the hardships and pleasures of riding the violent, glacial waves that sometimes require 5-6mm thick wetsuits.
Brooklyn-based workwear brand and manufacturing company Knickerbocker Mfg. Co. takes us through their factory and creation process from beginning to end with Charles Bukowski's voiceover reading of his poem, "Style." Directed and Edited by Patrick Lizza, Shot and Produced by Johny Frohman.
"Glove cutting is a rare skill. Today, there are fewer than a hundred practising glove cutters in the world. Only two can be found in Sweden – Anton and Niklas Magnusson, fourth-generation members of the family business."
A look through the process of these beautifully crafted Japenese glasses by Matsuda, masterfully balancing machine production processes and intricate hand detailing. A delight.
"Rivages is a new film by Guillaume Cagniard returning to JR's project completed in the summer of 2014 in the secluded port of Le Havre, France. The port is run by only men, dockers that inherited the profession from their fathers. This film pays tribute to these men who worked hard to make the largest pasting in the world, to bring the first woman's eyes to the port, and to send these eyes across the seas of the world to Malaysia."