Soundslides are short documentary films that are inspired by an artisan – someone who has a passion for making something. Click on the links, wait for it to load and press play.

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John Wilkinson, Canoe Builder, Castlerock, Coleraine.
The Carbon Footprint Project
Hanna Hats, Donegal Town
John Hogan, Blacksmith, Killala, Co Mayo
Clew Bay Queen, Clare Island Ferry
Ballytoughey Loom, Clare Island
Connemara Smokehouse
Martin Doyle, Hand-crafted flutes
Chiara Shokite, Fixed Wheel Tourer.
Puca Press
Paul F Kelly Gold & Silversmith
Teddy O
Kenmare Bay Seafoods
Dzogchen Beara Buddhist Retreat
Gubbeen Cheese at Schull Farmers Market
Meithal Mara
Meitheal Mara: the gaelic version
Ballymaloe Cookery School
Revolution Cycle
Bon Appetit, Malahide, Dublin
Sonairte National Ecology Centre
Darren Cunningham, Oyster farmer
Karen Hay-Edie, Weaver
Clive Lyttle, basket maker & country crafts
Mike Miel, Windsor back chair maker
Ulster Folk & Transport Museum
John J Savage, guide and story teller
Karl Harron Glass Studio
Austin Brown, Bike mechanic, Belfast
Lawrance Street Studios
Miles tea and coffee merchants
Loose Fit Surf shop
Bangors Organic B&B and restaurant
Elsie Pinninger, Wetsuit and clothes designer and maker
Camel Valley winery
Nigel Legge, fisherman, artist and lobster pot maker
Claire Francis, Hatmaker
Glass Tiger Surfboards
The Lost Gardens of Heligan
Hunkin Boatbuilders
Keith Harrison, Ceramicist and performance artist
Slapton Leys Bird Ringers
Mervyn Bennallack, Michaelmas Daisies
Hilary Burns, Basketmaker
Billy Bragg on song writing
Hugh Dunford Wood, Artist
Keira Rathbone, Typewriter artist
Southsea breakfast club
Stained glass design and restoration
Zoe Murphy, printed furniture and textile design
The Print Block
The Cheese Box
Sarah Green Organics
Laurence Edwards, Sculptor
Brian Alabaster, Sculptor
Cally Callomon, Cycle collector and enthusiast
David Morris, Photographer
Made in Cley
Old Town
Paul Smith, Clothes designer
Auction on the green
David Hewitt, Crab boat builder
Bill Bontoft, Stick maker
David Cooper, Blacksmith
Joanne Mitchell, Glass design
Dovecot weaving studios
Howie Nicholsby, Kilt Maker
The Fence Collective
Bill Spink is from generations of fish smokers from Arbroath
Kay Anderson is a spinner and basket maker who lives in Arbroath
Findhorn Foundation
A Pilgrimage
Sue Jane Taylor
Joanne B Karr
Orkney strawback chairs
Hume Sweet Hume
Lotte Glob, Ceramic Artist
Paul the cyclist
Shorehouse Restaurant
Lochcarron weavers
Pip Weaser, Weaver
Sheena Devitt, Stone letter carver
Louise Oppenheimer, Weaver
Isle of Arran Distillery
Hans the cyclist
John McKenna, Sculptor
Why I ride
Ronnie Bowies talks about his life running the only bike shop in Stranraer (happy birthday Ronnie 66 today)
Artist and msusician in Dufries and Galloway
Kayaker who is paddling around the coast of Britain
Red Squirel man on route 72
One for the pot
Eric Morecambe tribute
Antony Gormley
Making handmade soap in North Wales
Allan Moller
Blaencamel Farm, Aberaeron, West Wales
Osprey conservation programme
CAT Machynlleth Mid Wales
Freshwest Design, Tenby
Aardman Animations, Bristol