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The Meticulous Art of Handmade Scissors

Jul 21, 2014 | 103-part series
Chris Heller

Cliff Denton is a putter. As this short documentary explains, he "puts" together shears for Ernest Wright & Sons Ltd., one of England's few remaining handmade scissor manufacturers. Watch as he grinds, sharpens, hammers, bends, and buffs pieces of metal to create sturdy, beautiful tools.
Courtesy of Shaun Bloodworth

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