1. A behind-the-scenes look at how each and every pair of Shwood glasses comes to life. Welcome to our woodshop.

    Based in Portland, Oregon Shwood creates handcrafted wooden eyewear using fine exotic hardwoods.
    Shwood’s in-house manufacturing process merges precision technology with classic skilled craftsmanship to create a timeless art form. Every step from veneering and precision lens cutting, to shaping and finishing is conducted in our own Portland-based workshop to promise an entirely handcrafted eyewear piece. View the collection at shwoodshop.com

    shwoodshop.com
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    Video:
    Joe Stevens
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  2. 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 3 features Holiday Customs (holidaycustoms.blogspot.com); a one-man custom motorcycle shop in NE Portland, operated by Jared Johnson. Follow the full series at experimentwithnature.com

    Video:
    Joe Stevens
    joestevensmedia.com

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  3. Based in Portland, Oregon Shwood creates handcrafted wooden eyewear using fine exotic hardwoods. Shwood's in-house manufacturing process merges precision technology with classic skilled craftsmanship to create a timeless art form. Every step from veneering and precision lens cutting, to shaping and finishing is conducted in our own Portland-based workshop to promise an entirely handcrafted eyewear piece.

    View the collection at shwoodshop.com

    Music courtesy of Hello Electric
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  4. For the MAKERS series, Shwood Eyewear (shwoodshop.com) pays homage to some of Portland's most innovative crafters, artists, builders, writers, and designers that inspire the experimental creators in us all. Part 1 features ADX (adxportland.com) in Southeast Portland; a community-based creative workshop whose members are not only making and building for themselves, but concurrently enabling others to do the same. Follow the full series at experimentwithnature.com

    Video:
    Joe Stevens
    joestevensmedia.com

    Music:
    Typhoon - "Summer Home"
    wearetyphoon.com

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  5. Shwood founder Eric Singer teams up with friends to create a unique wooden surfboard. Watch how Singer and company process and shape this functional one-of-a-kind board using reclaimed wood found on the Oregon coast.

    The construction process was guided by the expertise of Joe Blecha, a bona fide virtuoso of custom surf and snowboard construction. blechaboardshop.com

    Kahana Kalama, professional surfer turned shop-owner (alohasunday.com), was there to test the limits of the handmade board upon its completion.

    Based in Portland, Oregon, Shwood creates handcrafted wooden eyewear using fine exotic hardwoods. Shwood’s in-house manufacturing process merges precision technology with classic skilled craftsmanship to create a timeless art form. Every step from veneering and precision lens cutting, to shaping and finishing is conducted in our own Portland-based workshop to promise an entirely handcrafted eyewear piece. View the collection at shwoodshop.com

    Video:
    Joe Stevens
    joestevensmedia.com

    Additional filming:
    Wes Scheler

    Music:
    Sonny & The Sunsets – “Too Young To Burn (Instrumental)”
    sonnysmith.com

    The Black Tambourines – “27-25 Blues”
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