Archive for the ‘Art’ Category

OG Select Pommier Series from Girl Skateboards

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Vancouver artist Andrew Pommier teamed up with the folks at Girl Skateboards for works on the new OG Select 2 series that is now available at select retail locations across the country!

Andy Pitts: Art Blender

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Over the past five years, Andy Pitts has had his hand in creating graphics all across the board at Deluxe, no pun intended. From Krooked, Real, Antihero, Spitfire, Thunder and Venture, Andy’s handiwork has become some of the most recognizable and iconic styles of what DLX is today and it is currently featured in the new issue of Concrete Skatbeoarding’s Art Blender section. Click here or the image below to check it out!

Evan Hecox On The Chocolate Vagabonds

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Boardistan caught up with Chocolate Skateboards graphic artists Evan Hecox to talk about the release of his new Vagabond Series for Kenny Anderson, Mark Johnson, Gino Ianucci, Raven Tershy, Vincent Alvarez, Chico Brenes, Justin Eldridge, Elijah Berle and Stevie Perez.

Swanski x Girl Skateboards

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Check out the behind the scenes video of Girl Skateboards teaming up with SWANSKI to produce a full series of his take on OG style boards.

Dennis McNett: Art Blender

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

In their latest issue, Concrete Skateboarding showcases Dennis McNett in their Art Blender feature. Click through the image of McNett’s Guardian wood carving below to see the feature and some of the work he’s done for Antihero Skateboards.


Habitat Footwear x Abby Portner

Monday, July 29th, 2013

Habitat Footwear is proud to collaborate with Abby Portner on a footwear colorway pack for Fall 13. Abby is the art director and stage designer for Animal Collective, creating video’s and visual arts of all sorts. Check out the video collab below, as well as a look at the three collaborative shoes!

The Haring Baby from Alien Workshop

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013
The Haring Baby Alien Workshop decks are stocked up and ready to go. We also have some Haring art going out to some finer locations!! Contact your rep or local AWS retailer.

The Burrard adds Andy Warhol to it’s art Collection

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

The Burrard Hotel in downtown Vancouver has added the classic Andy Warhol two-board Marilyn Monrow series from Alien Workshop to it’s art filled walls. This exhibition of limited edition boards is on display in the lobby at The Burrard and has been brought to you as a collaboration between: The Burrard x Color Magazine x Supra Distribution x Alien Workshop x the Andy Warhol Foundation.

Chris Reed Instagram Painting Contest

Friday, March 8th, 2013

Alien Workshop x Chris Reed KTC Instagram Painting Contest

In celebration of Chris Reed’s “Black Metal Beach” KTC graphic, we’re hosting a painting contest.
Participants will be entered to win a limited Alien Workshop deck featuring their artwork as the graphic.

Contest: Create an original painting inspired by the design aesthetic of Alien Workshop & Chris Reed and post it to Instagram with the hashtag #chrisreedalienworkshop. The winner will be chosen by Chris Reed and will have his or her artwork printed on an Alien Workshop deck. The Winner will also receive a Chris Reed “Black Metal Beach” KTC deck, other random goodies, and their artwork featured on

Rules: All entries must be posted on Instagram by Friday, April 12th with the hashtag #chrisreedalienworkshop.
There are no rules as to the content or style of your painting. It can be whatever you choose, but the final size must be 9″ X 34″. If chosen, we’ll contact you with instructions for shipping your artwork.
Learn more about Chris Reed @

’1st Try to Last Call’ Photo Show!

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

If you are in the Toronto area this coming weekend, please make sure to swing by the “1st Try to Last Call” opening reception sponsored in part by The Quiet Life.  This photo show features the work of 4 very talented photographer/skateboarders: Jeff  Comber, Darrell Smith, Aaron Wynia and Will Jivcoff.  The reception starts at 7pm and details can be had by clicking the image below.