On Being A Local Manufacturer

“But what’s nice is that as this community returns, and people learn these old-school skills, I think that it allows other manufacturers such as myself to come back and look at what you’re doing over here, and how can I use it to help with what I’m doing over here. It’s hard to be alone in the island. Now that there’s more population around our little island, that makes it much more interesting. It opens the gate really to create a lot more product. But for me, manufacturing is hugely important because without that, everything looks the same. What I do is individual, and I can feed that in a client that is looking for something that is emotional for them. “