It’s Friday, and this short documentary will definitely inspire you to go out and be creative this weekend. Beautifully shot and edited by Eliu Cornielle “Portrait of a Metal Worker” tells the story of Nicholas DiChiara a Philadelphia based metal artist, his passion, his desire, and his commitment to making well crafted, high quality objects of art. Take four minute out of your day, and listen to what DiChiara tells us and Cornielle shows us. Then go out and make something.
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