The opening of the paipo expo last saturday went very nice! Quite some people turned up, and the Gallery looked like a surfshop :D
Since the idea behind the expo was to inspire people to recycle and care for the planet themselves we set up a table with a bunch of books on the subject as well.
For all you people that can't go there to see the expo, here are some visuals of the whole thing:
Little movieclip by Eef:
Pictures by Eef:
Pictures by Ruben:
Pictures by Alja:
I got quite some questions like: "can you really surf on a board made out of plywood?" so here is some footage of Tynuz of the boadyboarder.nl crew (thanks to Lau for the filming) getting his first ever waves on a paipo:
Pinder's News Letter from Hawaii #6 *Shop Display Surfboards*** - Aloha! ハワイのレストランやお店では、サーフィンやサーフボードをモチーフにしたディスプレイが多く見られます。フォトジェニックなものは観光客だけでなく、ローカルにも人気の撮影スポットとなっています。そんなハワイの撮影スポットの中でも、トッドが作ったボードが飾られている場所を 2ヶ所ご紹介。 1ヶ所目は、ワ...
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