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For this board, I wanted to capture the sense of a surfboard's life and purpose--- to be in the ocean. This board transports one to the French Polynesia and exotic reefs- so I call it "Bora Bora".

It has 12 distinct surfboard points, most inspired by vintage surfboard styles, then carefully hand dyed a special piece of quilted maple to bring out the incredible "chatoyance" of this wood, resulting in a mesmerizing ocean upon which which the boards appear to float.The board is wrapped in a gorgeous piece of solid olivewood for an elegant and smooth finish.

 Playing checker box with hand decorated surfboard on cover.

Playing checker box with hand decorated surfboard on cover.

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 Detail of hand decorated surfboard

Detail of hand decorated surfboard