To the winner go the Christmas Snuggies. L to R, Zach "Hula" Hartley and Asher Nolan from team Hurley. Mark Pontius from Foster the People and Chris Clark from Shaper's Studios surfing on behalf of Liquid Tribe (Aguerre Bros) won Best Dressed. Photo: Robert Snow

TYPHOON LAGOON

The second annual Stokes Me Surf Contest raised upwards of $35,000 on Saturday, more than doubling last year’s contest funds and positioning the SIMA Humanitarian Fund’s Stokes Me campaign to be off to a successful start. The contest, held during the Surf Expo Industry Party presented by Sanuk at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon, saw 15 surf […]

Our team; Russell Brownley (Filmmaker), Derrik Kapalla (Shaper Studios), Kahana Kalama (Aloha Sunday), Tyler Ward (RAEN); Photo: Pontius

SWITCHFOOT BRO-AM 2013

Shaper Studios brought the heat to Moonlight Beach yesterday for the Switchfoot Bro-Am Surf Contest. This is one of our favorite days of the year; where friends and community come together to raise funds for San Diego’s At-Risk Youth. The Friday night charity auction night was a huge success and our live auction item, Shaper […]

FOAM & FRIENDS S2 // E10

Do you want to trade the good waves of winter for the warm water of summer? Neither do we. But some mysterious lost footage of summer was uncovered recently and is here to remember us that summer isn’t all bad. A few decent waves, plenty of good eats on a piggy BBQ, and some sweet […]

FOAM & FRIENDS S2 / E8

Cubbie Fink and Mark Pontius from Foster The People come into the shaping bay to get foam all over their pumped up kicks. The Shaper Studios crew delivers the finished boards to our new friends for a day of surfing in Manhattan Beach and a VIP night out with Foster The People.

FOAM & FRIENDS S2 // E5

Shaper Studios visits New York. Derrik Kapalla takes his asymm out to Rockaway Beach with some west coast style. Subway adventures, sight seeing, and some micro barrels in the Big Apple. Part 2 of Derrik’s East Coast “Wanderer” Trip. If you would like to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy in Rockaway beach, please visit […]

FOAM & FRIENDS S2 // E4

Shaper Studios goes east! Derrik Kapalla pays a visit to Aaron Nester of Shaper Studios East. DK wanders around the airport until he finally finds Nesty and together the boys find themselves at home in the warm surf of Virginia Beach and Outer Banks.

FOAM & FRIENDS S2 // E3

Shaper Studios partners with the awesome non-profit Milk and Honey to enjoy some art, dance, and raise money to support their work in India. Co-Founder Meredith shapes a board for surfing waves and her partner Jordan finds a new way to surf at the Studio. Big Shout out to some of our favorite bands Barbarian […]

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Boardroom Surfboard Show 2012

Photos by Nicholas Borelli

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