Shapers

Christine Brailsford

by Glenn Sakamoto on December 8, 2011 · 0 comments

Christine Brailsford is a talented California artist and a surfer/shaper of Hawaiian paipos and handplanes. Practically raised in the surf, Christine’s imagination and background in art and design truly give her craft a unique look and style. We spoke with Christine to learn more. [click to continue]

Jed Noll

by Glenn Sakamoto on October 6, 2011 · 7 comments

Jed Noll is a talented California shaper whose name doesn’t easily escape the shadow cast by his father, big-wave pioneer Greg Noll. Setting up shop in San Clemente after years shaping with Pearson Arrow in Santa Cruz, Jed has carved out a reputation all for himself. We spoke with him to learn more. [click to continue]

Shawn Ambrose

by Mary Mills on September 7, 2011 · 0 comments

Canadian-born shaper Shawn Ambrose is a man of many talents, from shaping to music to playing hockey. He remains humble and passionate about his chosen profession in the face of trying economic times. We took some time with Shawn to learn more. [click to continue]

Steven Mast

by Glenn Sakamoto on June 6, 2011 · 0 comments

Steven Mast is a talented shaper/artist/musician/surfer who divides his busy life between San Diego, Cincinnati, and Kentucky. Known for his talent in surfboard building as well his tattoo art, Steven’s creativity has no boundaries. We spoke with him to learn more. [click to continue]

Micah Wood

by Glenn Sakamoto on March 22, 2011 · 3 comments

Micah Wood is a California surfer/shaper/artist. A modern day renaissance man, Micah is a talented and popular San Diego shaper as well as a fine art painter. Stating that gratitude is the greatest thing he has ever learned in his life, we drop in on Micah to learn more. [click to continue]

Andy Powers

by Dan Hamlin on February 28, 2011 · 2 comments

Andy Powers is a California surfer/musician. Whether he’s jamming with some of today’s hottest musicians, making instruments for those same musicians, or experimenting with different crafts to ride waves on, his creativity knows no limits. We spoke with Andy to learn more. [click to continue]

Dan Forte

by Mary Mills on February 16, 2011 · 1 comment

Dan Forte is a California surfer/shaper/musician and is the owner of Dano Surfboards. Equally talented with both a planer or guitar, Dan serves up beautiful shapes and sounds. We spoke with “Dano” to learn more. [click to continue]

Ryan Lovelace

by James Kamo on November 22, 2010 · 5 comments

Ryan Lovelace is a surfer/shaper who is the creator of Point Concept Surfboards in Santa Barbara, California. Lovelace constantly experiments and innovates new ways for people to find the flow, speed and simplicity in their surfing. We spoke with Ryan to learn more. [click to continue]