Archive for May, 2009

Getting some nautical miles under our Obey Belts!!!

May 28, 2009

Been clocking up the ferry miles this week!!! On Tuesday we took a trip to the Isle of Wight to catch up with Oli at Switch Clothing!!! Obviously we left our mark!!!!!

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Did you spot the 3 ‘Obama – Yes we did T’s’ ???

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Liverpool – RAN installs The Peace Guard!!!

May 20, 2009

Some pics from the new shizzle in RAN, Liverpool!!!
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Bikes, Bikes, Bikes!!!

May 17, 2009

Our Obey/Fuji Collaboration fixed gear track bike has found a new temporary home in Manchester. Pop down to the Thomas Street Post Office if you fancy seeing her in the flesh…….mmmmmmm.

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and on another bike tip, Shepard has got together with Lance Armstrong and Trek and has designed custom artwork for Lance’s yellow ‘Live Strong’ Trek Madone bike.  How sweet is this!!!!!

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Check out this video by SuperTouch on the creation process as artists artist Shane Siedschlag carefully applied the decal decoration to the bike.

Brokehead….Now in Perth!!!!

May 14, 2009

Our next stop was to Brokehead’s new super clean store in Perth!!!

Steve and Mac’s Scottish Empire is growing with the addition of the new Perth store at 60 South Methven St. Also catch them online or in the original Arbroath Store!!!

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Aberdeen Action!!!

May 11, 2009

Aberdeen…The Granite City…… is home to some big fat ships!!

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And Transition…..A BIG PHAT SKATE PARK!!!!

Here’s the proof in the big fat mealie pudding……

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Mike from 20 twenty laying down the sweet, sweet, grind…..

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The Toxic Inspector comes out and gets to work!!! 

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The Boarderline 2 Skate Store ……..also home to the 20 twenty BMX store.

Thanks again to all the super friendly people we met at Transition for letting us get busy with the paste brush……We will definitely be back!!!!!

Transition Skate Park, Aberdeen gets it!!!

May 5, 2009

Amazing day today!!! Craig, Callum and Steve from Transition Skate Park gave us an open house at the park in Aberdeen so we brought out the big guns!!! We also hit the second Boarderline store with a Tri-Face Series, thanks Joe!!

Big Thanks to Simon at Boarderline for working his magic and sorting the hook up!!! Photos coming tomorrow but in the mean time check out the park’s blog and see what’s going down!!!!

Heading North!!!

May 4, 2009

So we left the North East after saying hello to our friends at Triads, Middlesbrough and continued travelling through Bonnie Scotland to Aberdeen, taking a quick stop in Edinburgh to grab some caffeine and scope out Focus’ new store location on the Royal Mile….

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Today we are in the ‘Granite City’ – Aberdeen and took time to drop into Boarderline and see Aberdeen’s indoor Skate Park.

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Fingers crossed we’ll get some action in there tomorrow!!! Sweet!!

Happy Star Wars day people…..May 4th be with you!!!!

On the Road….Hitting Newcastle!!!

May 1, 2009

Have had a busy morning hanging with Doug and Chris at Union Clothing, Newcastle.

Got the paste brush out at 8.30am and got to work!!! Not bad eh???

‘Chinese Soldiers’ with a head nod to Shepard’s 22m long piece he did for the ‘Spank The Monkey’ exhibition at the Baltic, Newcastle 2006.  
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