Taken in the artisans' own workshops, each portrait is accompanied by a short description in which they describe the passion and motivation that led them to choose their time-honoured craft.
Discover the history of knowledge that has been passed down through the centuries. Each artist is a true master of their traditional craft, allowing them to create unique pieces or restore old treasures – much to the delight of those with an interest in heritage or indeed eager customers requiring their services.
The portraits include those of cabinet makers, automata creators, painting conservators, wood carvers, wood gilders, instrument makers, stained glass artists and restorers, clock makers, ceramicists, etc. In total there are more than one hundred artisans who keep the traditions and knowledge of these old crafts alive.