CINCINNATI -- "FACES with Emily Maxwell" is soley devoted to telling stories of everyday people through photos, audio and video. Follow along as we continue this on-going series.
This first edition features Tim Willig, a 32-year-old Over-the-Rhine resident with an age-old profession. Willig is a shoe cobbler who serendipitously fell into his career several years ago and now runs his own business, Awesome Time Shoe and Leather Repair .
His shop can be found inside Casablanca Vintage in Northside, where he began his career and is now a co-owner.
Watch the video in the media player above to listen to Willig discuss the craft of shoe cobbling in a 21st Century world.