IRIE LOVE

by Chelsea Jarrell Toes and heels velcroed to the board, dropping into a frothy left. Finding out it’s yours. Finding out it’s not yours. It’s that embracing feeling that everything’s dandy no matt...

Sounds: Zion Thompson from The Green

by Chelsea Jarrell Driving down Kamehameha Highway along Oahu’s foamy coastline while salty-skinned, strummed notes from The Green’s sweet reggae guitar echo from the radio: “She was the best ‘caus...

The Art of Surfboard Carving: Ruben Aira Jr. Q&A

You have a very unique art form. How did you come about transforming foam into art? I believe that art is everywhere and within everything and the key to being able to see past the object and seeing what's w...

Eduardo Bolioli

Besides having been Art Director for brands like Blue Hawaii and Local Motion, Eduardo Bolioli was also a designer for Quiksilver, Gotcha and Billabong during the late eighties, then became the Absolut Vodka ar...

Pipeline Gallery features Ted Grambeau

You're invited to a special exhibit at Pipeline Gallery in Haleiwa on Friday, December 4 from 6 to 8pm. Veteran water photographer and world traveler Ted Grambeau presents SEALEVEL / Silence of Change, a colorf...

Blank Shoe Canvases with Kimi Werner

By Cash Lambert Photos: Keoki Follow Kimi Werner’s hand as she begins drawing on a white canvas and you’ll catch a glimpse of the hues and sights that make her tick: the mountainous backbones of O...

Shaping Stories: Daniel Jones and Matt Raynor

The relationship between shaper and surfer can be a unique one when the attention to detail is dialed in and the friendship goes beyond the fiberglass. Daniel Jones has been hanging with friend and shaper Matty...

Welzie’s Avalanche of Color

By Dan House   New boards are flawlessly clean, buttery smooth, and unmarred by the battle scars of heavy use. They have a special way of inciting excitement and enthusiasm in their owners. ...

Clarity in Process- Steve Kean

by Christopher Gibbon The sound of the press betrays its weight as Steve Kean slowly pulls another print from his latest plate. "Each one is just slightly unique," Says Kean, A Pennsylvania native who first ...

Artists Profile- Dennis Mathewson

While experiencing Dennis Mathewson’s artwork for the first time, you will find yourself embracing and sharing his passion for the true island lifestyle in Hawaii. His work is distinguished by his unique and ex...