06.09.10 by Jeff

Hack Job / Update

Erin Guimond just sent over her entry to our Hack Job project! A beautiful knitted skateboard with buttons for wheels! Remember the deadline is looming (September 10th). I was really stretching for a pun there, in any case you only have a few days left! Get to work!

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Remember, Converse Skateboarding is giving us with 5 pairs of shoes to award to our favourite submissions! A full gallery of all the submissions will go live when the winners are announced!













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • http://carnabys.blogspot.com Asi se fundo Carnaby Street
  • Curvv

    looming- fantastic pun!

  • http://twitter.com/nothinghead Chantal

    Oh nooooo! Did i missed the deadline Mr. Hammada?

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      you sure did!

  • http://ulicam.blogspot.com Uli

    Buuut, when will the winner be announced? It’s september 13th already!

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      relax, it was the weekend, its coming right up!

  • http://www.ohanaboardshop.com Anne-Michelle

    I own a skateboard shop, and I think these would make great ornaments during the holiday season! Interested in making them in bulk? If so, let me know how much!

    • http://barryglib.tumblr.com Erin G

      Hey there, I just saw this comment, and would love to make some for you! You can email me at eringuimond@mac.com for details.





12.02.16 by Staff

Artist Stephen Lund Rides His Bike to Create GPS Doodles

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Strava is a popular GPS program used by runners and cyclists to track their workouts. Victoria, British Columbia-based artist Stephen Lund uses the program to create these “GPS Doodles” instead. Pedalling an average of 70 kilometres in a single day for each design, Lund completed 70 doodles last year! Check out a selection of his work below!

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12.02.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Stephanie Brown

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Paintings and tattoos by Chicago-based artist Stephanie Brown. More images below.

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11.02.16 by Jeff

Kanye West “The Life of Pablo” Album Art Generator

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In honour of Kanye’s surprising new album artwork and title, “The Life of Pablo”, Andy, Joey, and Drew made a Kanye Album Art Generator. My version is dedicated to my little friend Mika.

*Update – If you missed the live stream of “The Life of Pablo” and the debut of Yeezy Season 3, it’s playing on a loop here.

11.02.16 by Jeff

OK Go’s Impressive New Music Video Shot in Zero Gravity

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This is nuts! I wonder how many times they had to shoot this (and how much plane fuel was used). Watch “Upside Down & Inside Out” on Booooooom TV.

 

11.02.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: David Slone

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A selection of paintings by artist David Slone. More images below.

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