Portland artist, Jeff Proctor artist recently showcased a slew of personal work during Portland’s monthly “First Thursday” art exhibition.  While Jeff has been commissioned to get creative for the likes of Nike SB, Zoo York Skateboards and Burton Snowboards, he really stands out in his personal work.  We got the chance to attend the opening […]

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We recently caught up with Portland artist, Ryan Bubnis to gain some insight into his work, inspirations, and philosophy. Check out more of Ryan’s work here:  ryanbubnis.com   Filmed by Gary Tyler Mcleod & Austin Will Edited by Austin Will:  Linkedin.com/in/AustinWill About the “Inspired By…” video series: The Pacific Northwest is overflowing with creatives.  Everyone […]

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We just stumbled across this intriguing video by Markus Kayser and were completely blown away.  Everything from the concept, to execution, to the final product is absolutely incredible.  Markus’ inspiring work is the epitome of Experimenting with Nature, and hopefully he will continue to progress this project over time. Here’s what Markus has to say […]

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Follow Shwood’s own Eric Singer as he meets up with Keith Hufnagel and others to claim the streets of LA in pursuit of Shwood’s latest experiment, sunglasses made from broken skateboard decks. Crafted entirely in Shwood’s local woodshop, this one-of-a-kind pair of sunglasses was created out of curiosity, just to see what was possible. Thanks […]

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We caught up with local Portland band, Dirty Mittens, and wandered through an abandoned Masonic temple where they recorded their latest album, “Heart of Town.”  Check out Dirty Mittens on Shwood Mixtape #1 and at their website: dirtymittensmusic.com

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