MADE TO LAST


MADE TO LAST

VANESSA MURRAY    Book Number: 88830    Product format: Hardback

Sub-titled 'A Compendium of Artisans, Trades and Projects' for all fans of The Repair Shop, there is now a movement focussed on sourcing unique and durable products that reflect true craftsmanship. Here 50 artisans from around the world show the products they create, tools they use, some with cutting-edge technology, each designed and crafted with care and the secrets of their craft. With DIY projects included, readers can develop skills themselves and try your hand at making a bamboo bicycle or bathtub gin. Learn how to make a shop apron and tool roll, a key ring of leather, how to sharpen a knife, how to turn a wooden bowl, make wholemeal sourdough bread, a Japanese flower vase in Woodworking, chair making, furniture making, how to make a chorizo in Butchery, how to land a fish and make a fly fishing rod, make reusable Warre wraps for food in the Beekeeping section, frame a picture, re-season your frying pan, plus copper-smithing, globe making, luthiery and making a side bender guitar, wax fabric, ferment cider, jewellery, knitting, lighting, printing, engineering, sign making, industrial sewing, paper making, a knitting machine, concreate, ceramics, how to make a splatter vinyl record, a rocking horse, make shoes last longer, soap making, electronics and a sound system, how to preserve a bird's wing in taxidermy, how to design for 3D printing and furniture making, tattooing, glassmaking and more. The bladesmith, the furniture maker, manufacturers are photographed including our dear friend Greg Rowland and his father Mike, Royal Warrant wheelwrights. Step-by-step and full page huge photographs, all in colour showing the detailed attention required. A visually splendid 8½" x 11¼" 260 page glamorous publication.
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ISBN 9781741175240
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