How to Make a Crazy Medicine Man Halloween Costume Fast and Easy

My sister Andrea and her husband Jackie invited us to a Dunes Club Halloween Party when we were in Myrtle Beach, S.C. for Halloween one year. I had less than an hour to come up with a costume. Thanks to the wonders of duct-tape, palm frauns and cardboard, I was able to throw this medicine […]

CASE STUDY: Paint a Vintage 1965 VW Bus for Verizon FiOS at Vans US Open of Surf

“We worked with Drew to transform our VW Bus into a work of art that celebrated the SoCal lifestyle.  It was great and effortless working with Drew and Maria. They had very little time to plan and design, yet the final result was more than what we could have asked for.  Anyone who walked past […]

Express Yourself! Customize your own Headphones with Aerial 7 DIY Tank

I have always encouraged others to customize their gear.  Over the years I have wanted to inspire others to have fun painting their own guitars, shoes and skateboards. Now, Aerial 7 and I have collaborated on the first ever “DIY Headphone” – a headphone that you can customize yourself. The Aerial 7 DIY was released […]

Stroke Marks Good or Bad for a Painting? Uni Posca Paint Pen Tip #258

Here’s an E-mail I got from an artist struggling with Paint Pen Strokes: I’m painting on a skimboard with your paint pens.  How can you avoid “stroke marks” ?  When painting on the board you can see each individual stroke line also making marks between colors.  It’s not noticeable from a distance but up close […]

Surfboard Painting Demos SACRED CRAFT SANTA CRUZ March 19-20

We are taking THE PAINT SHOP TV SHOW live to Sacred Craft Consumer Surfboard Expo this weekend in Santa Cruz! Two painting demonstrations will be given by Drew and filmed on-site for our show THE PAINT SHOP WITH DREW BROPHY. Drew’s demonstrations are designed to share surfboard painting techniques that can be used by both […]