Author: Maria Brophy

Spray paint Demo

If you enjoy surfing, skating, the beach life and art, than you don’t want to miss this weekend!

WHEN:  SAT & SUN April 17-18 from 10-5  daily.
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WHERE:  COCOA EXPO SPORTS CENTER, Cocoa, Florida
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WHAT:   The Boards & Waves Expo is the FIRST CONSUMER SURF EXPO EVER ON THE EAST COAST!
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In addition to many surfboard shaping demos and seminars, there will be artists set up and many fun things to do.
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Here’s what we’ve got going on at BOARDS & WAVES EXPO:

Darin and Lisa McClure in front of the Great Wall O' Sketches

Darin and Lisa McClure in front of the Great Wall O' Sketches

Last Saturday we held a “Draw with Drew” event and book release celebration party at San Clemente Art Supply.

It took many hours and some pocket money to put this on, because Drew wanted to create an awesome interactive presentation of art exhibit combined with art activities.

And of course, I felt it was important to have beer and juice boxes alongside some great food!  (What, you’ve never heard of juice boxes at an art event?!)

Drew set up an awesome (more…)

 

 

Walter's Wave Painting by Drew Brophy Mixed Media on Wood 48" x 72"

Walter's Wave Painting by Drew Brophy Mixed Media on Wood 48" x 72"

 

 

Why did Walter ride a wave?  Because Drew Brophy painted it that way.

In honor of the great Walter Foster and the new book titled HOW TO DRAW WITH DREW BROPHY for creative kids (published by Walter Foster Publishing), Drew painted this depiction of (more…)

We are happy to officially announce that Palisades Skateboards is rolling out a new Artist Series line with Drew Brophy!


Palisades Skateboards Artwork (c) Drew Brophy

Palisades Skateboards Artwork (c) Drew Brophy


Available in retail stores this month, there are five killer designs to choose from.

When we first started this venture with Palisades, National Sales Manager Kurt Hurley came to our office with some serious eye-candy:  samples of their Rick Rietveld artist series longboards, and we were blown away!  The boards were beautiful.  Their printing capabilities were impressive.  The colors, the quality, everything was just top notch.

And Drew wanted to be a part of (more…)