Posts in Artisan

The Book Surgeon (Beautiful!)

Unbelievable: Using knives, tweezers and surgical tools, Brian Dettmer carves one page at a time. Nothing inside the out-of-date encyclopedias, medical journals, illustration books, or dictionaries is relocated or implanted, only removed. See

Quality = Time * Effort

Girl Talk’s Feed the Animals is one of the greatest albums I’ve heard in a long time. How did it come about? Gregg Gillis put in the fucking work. Mr. Gillis,

Artisan Tofu

A tiny tofu and soymilk stand near Tsukiji market in Tokyo. This was the absolute best soy dairy I’ve ever had: soft, sweet, creamy, and slightly pungent. The magazine article behind the