Final Stretch

Im in the final week of my new sculpture “She Wave” A beautiful piece of light green Iranian Onyx courtesy of Graham Radcliffe. Its almost like the last few chapters of a good book…….ill be excited to reach the end but in another way dont wont to complete it! Photos coming Col

Beach Boys love Surf Zen art!

Here is a message from Bruce Johnston of the Beach Boys. They are using our art as a back drop at 150 concerts. VERY EXCITED- Go see them if you get half a chance. They are still the best Cheryl and Colin: We chose COLD WAVE to drift across our large concert screen(s) in 2016 … Continued

help us help Fiji

New smaller size fine art prints are coming soon. Less cost and less wall space! My new oil piece due to start this week. Looking forward to it. About to commence a 15% donation to the Fijians from every painting sold. More detail coming on the FB Page.

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


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


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


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