Personal Project

Directed by

Joel Porter
Shop Local Mini Doc Series
During 2020 we talked to small business owners about their craft and how they have been affected by the pandemic. Shopping small and local makes a difference now more than ever.

Gary Birtwistle
Gary Birtwistle is a blacksmith based in Preston and owner of Friargate Forge. We had the pleasure of filming with Gary, talking about his craft and how things have gone during 2020.
Naomi Bishop
Naomi Bishop is a talented Glass Artist based in Warrington. We visited her at her home / garage workshop and discussed all things glass. Check out her work at omiglass.co.uk
William Szott
William Szott is a fantastic Luthier / Violin Maker based in South Manchester. We visited his workshop in Withington to chat with him about his work.