Gentlemen, I recently had the pleasure of doing an interview with Ed (Weber Razor). I often found myself wanting to know a little more about Ed and his stainless artwork, so I figured why not ask for an interview to share with the wetshaving world. He happily agreed, so without further adieu...
Ed, thank you for taking the time to discuss Weber razor and share a little about yourself with us. There is a cult following of wetshavers who absolutely love your razors and handles, myself included. The latest batch of DLC was like the release of a new iphone, I typed as fast as I could to get my order in before they sold out again. I am sure amazon's server was on the verge of crashing once your tweet was put out there!! On a serious note, as wetshavers we can't help but let our curiosity get the best of us, so we would like to know more about the man behind the curtain,... [ Read more ]
For those who do not know Bob Quinn (Eskimo at TSN) or his site Elite Razors, he is one of our Artisan Vendors. I recently had Bob turn some custom handles for my short handled Merkurs and we got to talking and I found Bob an amazing fount of information. The handles can be seen in a thread in the DE razors section, but suffice to say they turned out better than I could have hoped for. Below is the interview that stemmed from our talking.
Before we get down to the nitty gritty, could you please tell us a little about yourself?
I was born in Southern California (Coronado) and promptly began traveling the world as a military child. I’ve been in the Atlanta area since 1989 with my wife and 5 children.
How did you get into the custom making of razor handles and bru... [ Read more ]