Amazing art by Gareth Smith from Wollongong
He was at it all day long. Great guy.
Flat bed router work by Mike Grobelny from New Zealand. Inspired by bees and lots of machine time. Hand painted anbd varnished board by Grant Newby.
A nice lineup of wooden craft
Wooden Anchor stand.
Some nice hand foiled wooden fins
Hollow framed raw wood waiting for rails
Wooden Anchor frame kits on show.
Andy from Wooden Anchor giving all his secrets away.
The talented James Robinson fro Bound By Sea getting quizzed on how an earth he does what he does.
Bound by Sea
The insides of a hollow fish
A lot of skill and hard work
A couple of clean boards by the " Wooden Buddha " Torsen Kofler
A nice selection of chambered boards by Tyron Morgan
Steve Hann from the Sunshine Coast with some very clean modern shapes.
School teacher Trent Palmer from Hillbrook school in Brisbane with a sample of the boards he has taught his students and parents to build
Some of Tom Wegener's Paulownia botton / cork topped ,very flexi boards he has been working on and developing.
Seeking shade on a hot day.
Fin Wegener holding the fort while Tom signs his book at the book launch.
Tom and his wife take sonme time out
Free hand and straight into it on the spot.
A lot of time and detail by Gareth Smith
A nice selection
Some of Tom's "Corkies"
Some very light weight hollow Balsa boards by Nathan Grey from Bondi.
Nice detail by Stuart Bywater
Great finish on a couple of Stuart Bywater baoards
Nobby came out from Japan to teach wooden fin making and pass on his skills and knowledge
The history of the belly board.
Nobby and local baord maker / wooden master craftsman Mike Connor