For the MAKERS series, Shwood Eyewear (shwoodshop.com) pays homage to some of Portland's most innovative artists, builders, writers, and designers that inspire the experimental creators in us all. Part 4 features Aaron Bamboo Fly Rods (aaronbamboorods.com); a one-man custom fly rod manufacturer in NE Portland, operated by Tim Aaron. Follow the full series at experimentwithnature.com
Alistair Duffin builds wooden boats in a small workshop in East Belfast, beneath the shadow of the Harland & Wolff cranes. His hand-crafted racing dinghies have won multiple world championships and continue to out-perform the modern plastic competition.vimeo.com/71965767
Shoes with soul vimeo.com/59512189
On the fourth floor of an old factory site in St. Petersburg, Vladimir of Кеды на заказ - AFOUR Custom Footwear is handcrafting his dream. Fueled by his lifelong passion for shoes he creates colorful custom shoes shipped from Russia with love.