1. Meet Frank Ford and Richard Johnston, co-founders of Gryphon Stringed Instruments, Palo Alto, CA.

    Featured on:

    Open Culture openculture.com/2013/07/the-real-value-of-a-guitar.html

    The Atlantic theatlantic.com/video/archive/2013/07/gryphon-strings/276853/

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  2. Meet Linda Lee Mellish who owns and runs ReStore, an architectural salvage shop in Philadelphia where every piece tells a story.

    Featured by:

    Etsy:

    etsy.com/blog/en/2013/restore/

    The Atlantic

    theatlantic.com/video/index/276852/architectural-salvage-shop/

    Music: "I Know Someone Who Can't Recognize" by Cars and Trains. Licensed through With Etiquette.
    withetiquette.com/

    # vimeo.com/60676331 Uploaded 12.3K Plays 18 Comments
  3. Meet Roland Sotello, owner of the storied Spare Parts Company motorcycle shop in Old City Philadelphia. Roland reflects on coming to Spare Parts as a recent college graduate to ultimately owning the shop.

    You never know where your life is going to take you.

    Music is "Kingdom of Heaven" by Tony Anderson licensed through themusicbed.com

    Filmed with the Canon Cinema EOS C100 and C300 on Rokinon cinema lenses.

    Colored with Film Convert.

    Featured on:

    The Atlantic

    m.theatlantic.com/video/archive/2013/06/the-spare-parts-company/276851/

    SILODROME

    silodrome.com/the-spare-parts-company/

    Fuel Press

    fueltank.tv/portfolio/the-spare-parts-company/

    Jalopnik

    jalopnik.com/roland-studied-psychology-ended-up-owning-a-fantastic-512595029#replies

    Whiskey Grade

    whiskeygrade.com/spare-parts-company-motorcycle-shop/

    Philebrity

    philebrity.com/2013/06/10/noontime-nuggetz-spare-parts/

    Bizarre Beyond Belief's Motorcycle Mondays

    bizarrebeyondbelief.com/2013/06/11/motorcycle-monday-the-spare-parts-company/#more-5734

    Garage Journal

    garagejournal.com/2013/06/the-spare-parts-company/

    Megadeluxe:

    megadeluxe.com/daily-deluxe/the-daily-deluxe-06-june-2013#more-26047

    Tjock.Se

    tjock.se/garaget/art/274021/frn_anstlld_till_gare/

    # vimeo.com/67737654 Uploaded 84.5K Plays 14 Comments
  4. Bessie Anderson, known to her friends as B is a letterpress printer.

    After a chance visit from a former student to her high school in Massachusetts B decided to enter a profession only done by a handful of artisans in the country.

    Setting up shop in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, this is B's story.

    Music is "Intimidated by Silence" by Cars and Trains. Licensed through Marmoset Music

    Featured On:

    The Atlantic

    theatlantic.com/video/archive/2013/09/inside-a-letterpress-studio/280125/

    Bizarre Beyond Belief

    bizarrebeyondbelief.com/

    Uppercase Magazine

    uppercasemagazine.com/blog/2013/9/9/movie-monday#.Ui4mFmQ4VZU

    # vimeo.com/73625340 Uploaded 2,538 Plays 9 Comments

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