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How did you get work when you were starting out?

In November 2013 I started a metalworking shop. My background is specialty metalworking, so bending, fabrication, forming, fine welding, metal patina, etc etc. There is a niche in Vancouver for this kind of fabrication, the work is there, my question is how do I chase it down? [more inside]
posted by seagull.apollo on Jan 12, 2014 - 12 answers

The perfect black leather messenger bag for a geek with sensitive skin

So I found this black leather messenger bag, and it meets my needs in just about every way...but I'm wondering whether I can find a better one in this vein for a similar price. [more inside]
posted by limeonaire on Sep 17, 2013 - 9 answers

Info and value on a Peruvian tapestry?

Artfilter: What can you tell me about this handmade Peruvian weaving/tapestry? [more inside]
posted by eggman on Apr 17, 2012 - 6 answers

How you gonna keep us down on the farm once we've experienced quirky Paree?

Recommendations for unusual travel experiences (not just places) in or near Paris? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jan 24, 2012 - 6 answers

crafty movies

I really enjoy watching skilled craftspeople do their thing. Please suggest some TV shows that document an individual showing off their skills. [more inside]
posted by SueDenim on Dec 26, 2010 - 20 answers

Where to get fresh-baked (artisan?) bread near Menlo Park, CA?

Where to buy fresh baked (artisan?) bread in the Menlo Park, CA area? [more inside]
posted by pbh on Sep 23, 2009 - 10 answers

Where can I buy a less generic flower vase in Seattle?

Where can one buy a beautiful flower vase that was not made in China? I would like to support a local Seattle artisan, but I am also willing to order online if it's love at first sight. [more inside]
posted by halogen on Apr 20, 2008 - 6 answers

help me shop locally and support the little guy

What commodities can I buy that are produced by individuals/very small businesses? Where should I look for them, online and out there in the outside world? [more inside]
posted by nanojath on May 24, 2007 - 7 answers

Comb buying in Kyoto & Tokyo

Tokyo or Kyoto shopping filter: On a mission for boxwood combs. Do people have any suggestions on where to purchase traditional, handmade combs in Kyoto or Tokyo? I have some names and addresses however, the information maybe way dated. [more inside]
posted by jadepearl on Aug 10, 2006 - 3 answers

Yum! Caramel crust and lotsa bubbles...

PacificNW/Food Filter: Best walk-in outlets for artisan bread in Seattle or Portland areas; gonna be up there over the weekend and want to bring home some chewy-crusty-soury-airy loaves. In the Poilane/Balthazar mold... Thanks!
posted by dpcoffin on Feb 28, 2006 - 16 answers

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