Ryan Montgomery, Montgomery Distillery
Montgomery Distillery - grain, water, and spirit.
This series profiles a wide variety of makers, asking these talented individuals two questions. That’s it, two questions. As makers, we all need to support each other in getting out there and making things. With that, brevity is key.
Check out some posts from the Miniviews series, providing insight from makers of all kind.
Chereen Leong Schwarz is an outdoorswoman, wife, chef, and owner of Smeeny Beanie Knits. Colorado shines through in her product...Read the interview
Daryl vanderGroef is a woodworker and firefighter from Montana. Daryl builds handcrafted, custom ukeleles sold on Etsy as 'de H...Read the interview
Lena Njoku is an educator, wife, mother, and a macrame maker! She sells handmade macrame plant hangers, wall hangings, and cust...Read the interview
April Frost is a macrame maker and instructor. She sells PDF guides, DIY macrame kits, and other goods on Etsy. Check this inte...Read the interview
Ruslan Golovko is a maker - metal working, woodworking, motorcycle custom mods, and beyond. He's the owner of the coffee traile...Read the interview
Dianna Allen is an advocate for entrepreneurship. She creates handmade candles and sprays with her business and brand TERRA, an...Read the interview
Halley Immelt is a mother, full-time designer, & pottery maker. She creates home decor, mugs, wall art, vases, and more, sellin...Read the interview
Johnny Tromboukis is a fine woodworker from New York City running JT Woodworks. JT makes modern housewares, furniture, and more...Read the interview
Char Miller-King — a mother, woodworker, and owner of Wooden Maven Designs — teaches woodworking at Atlanta-area makerspaces, a...Read the interview
KC Mack creates leather goods from repurposed, vintage baseball gloves and mitts. Mack Provisions sells handmade wallets, key c...Read the interview
Rose Le Veque is a third-generation potter who apprenticed with her family and now runs her own pottery studio selling handmade...Read the interview
Marvin Jobs is a leatherworker. Owner of Cavalier Goods Co., a leather design studio making handmade wallets, journal covers, b...Read the interview
Jessica Brewer is a jewelry maker and outdoorswoman - horseback riding, hunting, and fly fishing. The earrings Jess creates as ...Read the interview
Illustration - Made by Lisa Marie
In the full-length pieces on Makerviews, see into the maker's processes, journeys, high and low points, and more. I spend time with each maker, interviewing and putting together written + visual pieces that focus on sharing their unique stories.
"Pick one project you're really excited about, and just focus on what you need to know for that one project." — Evan & Katelyn
This podcast is sharing the stories, processes, and journeys of passionate artisans and craftspeople. This show is a makers, artists, and entrepreneurs interview show. Hosted by Scott Mathson either on-location in the maker's shops and studios or in other, unique locations.
Check out some of the latest episodes from the show and view the show notes for more.
"When it comes to tools - buy one, and buy the best you can afford, and then use the hell out of it." — Anne Briggs
Rooted in a deep love and appreciation of handmade, quality goods, I'm setting out to partner and collaborate with artisans and craftspeople, highlighting these makers through in-depth articles.
Makerviews explores and shares the relationship between these makers and their chosen crafts, their individual and unique journeys, recommendations, and processes.