Sign up to build your own surfboard today at Shaper Studios, the World's First DIY Surfboard Workshop. Our team of friendly instructors offer private lessons and group classes to help get you started. We also offer a membership for those students who would like to continue their new hobby of building surfboards. These classes are open to all ages and all levels of surfers.



  • Group Class $100 (per person) - View Page
  • Weekly Class $200 (per person) - coming soon!
  • Buddy Lesson $300 (per person) - View Page
  • Private Lesson $400 (per person) - View Page


  • Private Lesson $600 (per person) - View Page


Surfboard Shaping - Group Class

The Group Shaping Class is a 4hour, interactive, introduction to surfboard shaping. Get a hands-on shaping experience without the cost of shaping your own surfboard. We know you'll love it and be back to shape your own. Disclaimer: *You will not be shaping your own surfboard during this class. The entire class will be working on the instructor's choice of surfboard design. VIEW FULL DETAILS


Surfboard Shaping - Buddy Lesson

Save $100 (each) with our "Buddy Discount". We would like to thank you for introducing a new friend to Shaper Studios. Both you and your buddy will save $100 off the Private Shaping Lesson when you both sign up for the Buddy Lesson. You will each learn to shape your own surfboards side-by-side with one friendly instructor to guide you through the process. This is a bonding experience you will never forget. VIEW FULL DETAILS


Surfboard Shaping - Private Lesson

We always recommend doing the private shaping lesson if you are new to shaping or need a refresher course. The priceless experience of designing and shaping a surfboard from start to finish is every surfer's dream come true. This is a one-on-one surfboard shaping lesson with one of our friendly instructors for only $400 + Custom Surfboard cost. The lesson can be completed in one session or broken up into two sessions. VIEW FULL DETAILS


Surfboard Glassing - Private Lesson

Learn to glass your very own surfboard from start to finish with one of our friendly Shaper Studios instructors. You must complete your full lesson in 7-14 days from the time you start your first lesson. *Glassing materials not included. VIEW FULL DETAILS

    Save $200 with our "Combo Discount". If you want to take a private lesson on how to build your entire surfboard start to finish (shaping and glassing), then we are offering you a $200 discount just for being awesome. Sign up for a private shaping lesson and a private glassing lesson and we'll take $200 off the top.



    Q: How do I go about booking one of your workshop offerings?

    A: First purchase the workshop package you desire here online by selecting one of the above packages. Once you've completed the purchase please call or email us to set up a time and date.

    Q: How far in advance do I need to book a workshop package.

    A: It's never too early to book. We can book up to a year in advance. While availability depends on the location and the season, it's best to book at least 7 days in advance. In our busy seasons it could be as many as 30 days before we have an opening.