Original Craftsmen

29. May 2016
Craftsmanship: signwriting premium
Painting company signs and advertising has a long tradition in Ireland. The sign writer Colm O'Connor lives the old trade – and does not want to be an artist.
10. May 2016
Wooden canoes from Gull Lake Boat Works: craft meets passion premium
Zero percent off-the-shelf. One hundred percent wood and passion: Manufacturing a canoe at Gull Lake Boat Works involves hours and hours of loving manual labor.
16. February 2016
The passion for chainsaw carving premium
A passionate carver, a poplar trunk and a set of chainsaws. Or how to create something truly unique with this unusual combination.
11. February 2016
The perfect handmade ski premium
Tradition and tradecraft instead of plastic and mass production. The 28-year-old Sebastian Strobl from Tyrol makes skis from stone pine. Successfully: his "ZiarmRocker" are coveted one-of-a-kind skis.
2. February 2016
How the legendary Bruichladdich Whisky is made premium
On the road in the Mercedes-Benz Vito on the Scottish island of Islay: The whisky legend Jim McEwan distills the "water of life" in Bruichladdich.
20. January 2016
Onward and upward ‒ Blue Forest builds luxury treehouses premium
Blue Forest, a company with a visionary motto: "If you can dream it, we can build it." For 13 years the English company has been building high-priced treehouses for its wealthy clientele.