Folktek is an artist collaborative formed by Arius Blaze and Ben Houston and coming to include the video and digital works of Drew Mcyntire (Big Pauper, Token Recluse Records). Folktek is folks, specifically artists working with a passion for sound as the basis for the work created.
Folktek work with all arts and considering themselves part of a relatively underground movement of a second renaissance. They write books, bind books, work with wood, DJ, metalsmith, paint, sew, make lamps, music, ping pong paddles, boxes, digital instruments, film works, photography, sound art installations, masks and dance. Folktek is not a major company and is generally opposed to major corporations. Their works are made by hand and mind and incorporate years of study.