They document work; from people who are brave enough to do something they love to those who strive to make ends meet.
This isn’t about artisans displaying their wares, it’s about grafters who strive, gamble and create on their own terms. We exist to make their efforts known.
Their first issue, Ascendance, we profile everyone from Spanish milliners to office surfers, prison stitchers to bin divers. In short, we want to document work in all its forms.
Elbow Grease had its origins, like so many things in life, with a few mates in a pub.
In their second issue they explore the shift that’s taking place in work today. From those striving to preserve their jobs to the trends that will eventually replace them. They take a measured look at our future with the help of those who it will impact the most.