Triptych and Tapestry Surfboards by Boom Art

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These artful surfboards were designed by the French skateboard specialists boom-art and made in collaboration with UWL Surfboards. Handmade in France, the impressive designs are produced in a limited edition run of ten. Drawing inspiration from the Middle Ages, the boards represent famous two European artworks: “The Lady and the Unicorn,” a Parisian tapestry of unknown craftsmanship, and “The Garden of Earthly Delights,” a triptych by Hieronymus Bosch of the Netherlands. The Unicorn series translates the image from wool and silk to polyester resin and polyurethane foam, printing intricate details such as the mille-fleur background. Likewise, the Garden series lifts Bosch’s Eden from oil and oak and takes the idea to surf. The amazing boards are available online from boom-art for collector’s prices of $2,362 for a single board and $6,998 for three.

Holly

Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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