Trades

US Navy Seal Andy Arrabito, founder of Half Face Blades.

Q&A With Half Face Blades Founder, Retired Navy SEAL Andy Arrabito

Half Face Blades was founded by Andrew Arrabito, a Naval Special Warfare Operator (SEAL). After retirement from the teams, Andrew

Metal Engraving, Jeff Parke

Metal Engraving 101 With Hand Engraver Jeff Parke

It seems like every morning is Christmas when we arrive at the studio and crank on the computers. There is

Lumberjack, Lumberjacks, logging trade, logger

Lumberjack Living: Building the Country One Tree at a Time

The lumberjack opens his eyes wearily, body sore from the previous day’s 16 hours of labor. The air is crisp

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

What It Takes to Become a Tattoo Artist and Ink Master Like Joey Hamilton

We all get tattoos for different reasons. Maybe it’s after a crazy night of drinking or to celebrate graduating from

Travis Wuertz: ‘Forged in Fire’ Champ on Being a Master Bladesmith

Travis Wuertz is a master bladesmith and two-time History Channel “Forged in Fire” champion. What does that mean, you ask?

8 of the Most Dangerous, Hardest Jobs on the Planet

Ever just wake up one morning and realize you are destined for greatness? Maybe you’ve been searching for the right