URBAN TAIGA: CALL OF THE WILD
“There’s a whisper on the night-wind,
there’s a star agleam to guide us,
And the Wild is calling,
let us go.”
From: The Call of the Wild by R. Service 1907
technique: authentic vegetable fur tanning and traditional shoemaking
Material: locally harvested vegetable tanning material, rabbit skin, rubber sole, vegetable leather, glue, polyester yarn.
For this project I teamed up with The Surgeon Studios. This Los Angeles-based collective of creatives, pushes the unique and timeless craft of custom shoe making and design.