Makers & Trades

vintage Hot Wheels

Why Being a Hot Wheels Collector Is a Solid Investment

In our series “The Collector,” we travel the globe in search of the most interesting acquisitions on the planet. Check out

Austin Weiss Metal Fabricator

The Art of Metal Fabrication With 'Grind Hard' Guru Austin Weiss

Austin Weiss, metal fabrication extraordinaire, sat down with Skillset for a glimpse into his work and his world. He has

Trask Performance assault bikes, assault motorcycles

How Trask Performance Puts Together Its Sexy 'Assault Bike' Motorcyles

There is no shortage of kick-ass custom motorcycles in this world. Every city has builders who are at the top

Welding Art, Cold Hard Art, Metal Art

Welding Art Is 20% Skill, 80% Imagination With Cold Hard Art

Artists like Tom Patsis are why we created Skillset Magazine. His range of talent as a fabricator and artist will

Halloween Mask Collection, Don Post Studios, Rudy Munis, the mummy

The Jaw-Dropping Halloween Mask Collection of Rudy Munis

Collecting — We all do it in one form or another. Whether your goal in life is to buy every hair

Q&A With Rick Takahashi: The Only Surfer Sponsored by a Rifle Company

USA Masters Surf Team member Rick Takahashi holds 10 national titles and is well respected among SoCal locals. On a beautiful

Base Jumping 101: 11 Questions With Wingsuit Pilot Carlos Pedro Briceño

“For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have

Museum of Pinball, pinball bumpers

Balls of Steel: The World’s Largest Pinball Machine Collection

Our Skillset series “The Collector” travels the globe in search of the most interesting acquisitions on the planet. Check out

Skillset Magazine and our Toxic Masculinity Derby Car

DERBY WATCH ’19 We’re breaking glass and kicking ass!  What does that mean?  No one knows, but we’re getting closer

Motorcycle Artist Adam Croft Talks Mastering His Kustom Culture

Deep in the cornfields of the heartland lives Adam Croft. Known as the “High Class Honkey”, Adam is a master