Archive for August, 2008

Sand Drawing

Saturday, August 30th, 2008

More art of Jim Denevan.

Found at Glide Lines.

Made In Taiwan.

Friday, August 29th, 2008

So this guy has to stay in a hotel for a month in Taiwan while waiting on a work visa. He gets just the slightest bit bored, and whips up a hollow wooden surfboard, then goes and rips it. Insane. Via Brownfish.

42 in Philly

Friday, August 29th, 2008

Article on 42 surfboards, in the Philladelphia inquierer. Yes, Philly. Thanks Chad in Philly, looks like you have some swell headed your way.


Friday, August 29th, 2008

Bunker77… the life and high times of Bunker Spreckels looks awesome, I mean, if you are into surfing, sex, drugs and rock ‘n roll. I’m not saying I dig that stuff, mind you… but some people might wish they weren’t 5 years old in the 70s.

One complaint… when will documentary style surf films stop biting Riding Giant’s animation, and get their own art direction? Biting that style undermines the uniqueness of the film.

Thanks Pat!

A Few Hours In The Life Of Surfboard Builders

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

Surfboard builders have it rough. They’ve got to cruise surf shops, hang out in funky work shops and let shiftless surf bloggers tag along with them all day. Oh yeah, then there are the life threatening tacos. JP (surfysurfy) and Manuel Caro (Mandala) getting it done, for the rest of us.

Ron Jon Surf Park, Dead.

Monday, August 25th, 2008

The Ron Jon Surf park is dead.


Monday, August 25th, 2008

“fark ‘eh got ‘ammer’ed man.. ‘ackn ‘ell… off you go.” Well put.

Maggie’s New Site and a Patagonia Window

Monday, August 25th, 2008

Photographer Maggie Marsek has tons going on right now. For starters, she was given an entire display window by the folks at Patagonia Cardiff. It looks great:

Patagonia cardiff - maggie marsek

You can peep her work and get a pair of the best boardies going at Chesterfield and San Elijo Ave in Cardiff for about a month.

Maggie has a New Site!

It’s been forever since Maggie’s site has been updated, so she gathered together lots of new work and we did a refresh. The biggest addition is a gallery of images from her Shelter show earlier in the summer. Some of my favorites.

Maggie at the Leucadia Art Walk!

This Sunday the 31st, Maggie will be hosting a booth at the famous and funky Leucadia Art walk. I know your walls aren’t as stoked as the could be… that’s why you should head down and pick up a reasonably priced matted or framed print. Her booth will be across the street from A Little More Coffee Shop at The Corner Frame shop. (Map)

Art Boards

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

Insane art boards. Looks like photographs under the hotcoat.

Bass n Bros n Indo

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

Super cool indo photo set of Scott Bass’s recent trip. Warning, contains standuping. :D

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  • Hey wow, check out this video of GH I found on Mollusk's site.

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  • I want one of these surfboard slings for those long walks to trestles.

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  • A three six zero preformed on nothing more than a belly button. (How's the commentary brah!?!) Here's an erBB thread with more video from this contest at Sandy's Beach in Hawaii.

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  • Ryan Heywood releases Bodysurf v3. Spot-Fucking-On and not a logo to be found. Makes me want to go get some with just my skin on.

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  • Remember the press release, email and social media campaign quk put out when Julian Wilson pulled that sushi rollshit? O'niel and redbull have a clone of that machine rolling for Jordy's rodeo flip. Here's the video on Yahoo sports.

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  • A new episode of Hi Shredability with Chris Christenson and Brad Gerlach riding Harleys and looking for waves in New York.

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  • Awesome spot logos! Just don't ask where they are.

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  • Reminds me of byrne, the heads, arcade fire... etc. You can get their album for a buck through July 4th.

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  • Why couldn't these guys take the Cardiff reef sup crew with them? We could have all chipped in to make it possible.

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  • The End Of The Road. Why we'll have no seafood left in 50 years. I ate my entire seafood quota for the year the other week in North Carolina.

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