Pacific Long Boarder Part 2

Pacific Long Boarder

My considerable thanks to John and the team at Pacific Long Boarder for the wonderful article they did about me and my “surfing” this month. I guess the message is simply not to give up. If you love the ocean as I do then the set backs are just more challenges to be met. I … Continued

New Knee Board

Well, I cant stand up on a board anymore but courtesy of the great service at Munro surfboards Byron Bay i can knee board. A beaut second had 6’7 fish with enough volume for an ex long boarder to get some cracking waves across the pass to Clarkes. Mind you, couldnt walk out of the … Continued

Raising Money for Multiple Sclerosis

Very proud Surf Artist. My son Luke and his mates Baxter and Tim are riding push bikes to Sydney to raise money for MS. The KISS MS GOODBYE Program site for donations will be sent out shortly. The boys are riding a total of 1200km in heat up 36 Centigrade on a high way that … Continued

BEACH BOYS and COLS ART

Delighted to announce that Bruce Johnston of the Beach Boys has chosen one of my paintings as a back drop for their 2016 World Tour –over 100 venues. Immensely proud and honored. More about which piece soon!! There can be no greater honor for someone who loves and paints the sea! Ill be putting a … Continued

DO SURFERS EVEN NEED CHRISTMAS PRESENTS

Well………here in Aus my favorite Christmas Day consists of a bucket of fresh prawns, a loaf of hot fresh bread, some vinegar, followed by a long surf then more prawns then another surf. Mind you…….since getting MS my surfing is a bit strange but hey!! SO……in between all that of course they love gifts. As … Continued

DONT BUY MY STUFF FOR YOUR SURFER

IF you have already decided to buy them a new board, wet suit, board cover or surf trip. These are seriously important and must take precedence ……..even over my art!! (I cant believe i said that) I cant be sure but i think there is a law about that………(-: Colphin

EVEN MORE CHRISTMAS GIFTS FOR “REAL” SURFERS

Well, anyone who loves the sea. In my book a real surfer is anyone who gets enjoyment from Mother Ocean. I think it might have been Kelly Slater who said “Who ever enjoys it most” Anyway……..I FORGOT TO MENTION the sculptures. Unlike the paintings i cant do limited edition prints (Duh…really Col!!) So when they … Continued

CHRISTMAS GIFTS FOR SURFERS

Well its almost the SILLY SEASON FOR SURFERS. Not only do we get warmer water here in Aus (although the Winter Waves are better) but its about now that surfers partners get stuck on what to buy their water “person”. WELL……..SurfZen is here to help! You can buy a limited edition print and help a … Continued

Surf Art is WHAT!

Well, I meant no disrespect when i said it. In fact, my love of surf art comes from the days when people parked their Sandman vans and had beautiful spray painted waves on the side, I was always green with envy considering the heap i was driving! NO…………..I love the traditional spray gun surf art … Continued