Carl Schaper at Work

Marty Pomphrey

August 27, 2017

Carl Schaper tools

Carl Schaper makes surfboard shaping look easy. It’s not. Custom hand shaped surfboards are exactly that, customized for maximum individual performance through a delicate balance of art and engineering. It has been said that it takes 10,000 hours of practice to master any craft. As you can see in our latest edit, Carl is off the clock.

Banner image: Trevor Pikhart.
Video: Addiel Perera.