Made by Hand: Cigars Hand Rolled By Master Craftsmen / Artists (Video)
Sep 11, 2012 11:54
Check out the latest Made by Hand episode where it takes a look at Martinez Cigars, a NYC based factory and store where they hand roll and sell cigars and have been doing it since 1974. Just take a look at the video and watch how one of their craftsmen take a stack of dried tobacco leaves and rolls it into a cigar. It's like art. It's a craft that requires practice.
The video was shot in black and white by Bureau of Common Goods. Check out the video after the break:
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