13.09.10 by Jeff

Hack Job / Winners

Among all of the Hack Job submissions there were five that really stood out to me. It is my pleasure to hook up each of the creators with some shoes, courtesy of Converse Skateboarding! And the winners are:

converse skateboarding booooooom hack job


Philip Maniaci – The pirate/sword thing was already a solid idea, and the video just takes it to a whole other level! It’s a freakin pirate skating a half pipe on a sword people! Gnaaargh!

 

converse skateboarding booooooom hack job

Christian Zenga + Jordan Huffman – Another fantastic concept and a perfect little video to go with it, love the ending especially!

 

converse skateboarding booooooom hack job

Sarah Blum – A pillow skateboard! I’m sure these things would sell like hot cakes on Etsy! Sarah, you better copyright this idea!

 

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Erin Guimond – Just a beautiful little design, love the little wheels.

 

laptop skateboard

Farley Vaughan – Lap top skateboard, serious business!!!

 

You guys are all amazing – not just these five, but everyone who submitted something to this project! Thanks for making this so much fun!













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



  • lapetitefaon

    The plant boxes are beautiful! I love them! Where was that shot? I want to move into that pretty neighborhood!

  • Lisa Jane

    I LOVE the planter skateboards. Such an amazing concept! This project was so fun. I can’t wait until the next one!

  • Sword board!

  • Droolin

    lol the pirate is just brilliant

  • NICE JOB FELLOW PARTICIPANTS!!! Be sure to post some pics of your new kicks!

    Cheers,

    B
    (Banana Board Brian)

  • Josue

    New to Booooooom, I could not imagine what submissions youd get for this project… What amazing stuff, activity and fun your blog INSPIRES ! Purely creative/positive, way 2 go.

  • I want to use that kind of skating wheels too. Very much interested. Thanks for sharing.

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  • MATT

    Skate Sword!





23.06.17 by Jeff

5 Questions You Must Answer (or die)

This is our weekly discussion post where I ask 5 questions and you answer them (I answer them too). If you missed them, the previous 5 Questions posts are HEREHEREHERE and HERE.

 

The Questions

1- What’s your favourite piece of useless trivia?

2- What’s a bargain bin movie that’s actually really good?

3- How many times do you think you’ve stolen something in your life?

4- Describe your favourite procrastination technique.

5- What’s a unique question that I can use for a future 5 Questions post?

 

 

23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luke Ramsey

Loving these paintings from “Out In It” by Luke Ramsey, which is just coming down at Madrona Gallery, part of his artist residency in Victoria, BC. This is what summer feels like here. Have a look at more from the series as well as a couple murals below!

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23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO

Loving these weird drawings by San Diego-based artist Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO. Have a look at a couple more below!

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Gareth Cadwallader

A selection of paintings by British artist Gareth Cadwallader (another great find from Supersonic). More images below.

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Steve Chmilar

Paintings by Canadian artist (and musician) Steve Chmilar, born in Grand Prairie, Alberta and now living in Toronto, Ontario. His upcoming show “Wrong Century” starts June 23rd at 7pm at Hashtag Gallery (Toronto). More images below.

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