When Brian Lotti isn’t skating he’s utilizing his skills as a classically trained painter. Permanent stockist Atlas Skate Shop in San Mateo, California recently cultivated a series of boards with Brian’s art on the business end of them; enjoy this video of the process!
Our man Kevin Coakey was recently blessed to turn pro for Traffic Skateboards and Permanent stockist The Boardr in Tampa, Florida posted a video of Kevin’s first pro models as well as some of Florida’s finest new pros.
“We all know about Paul Shier’s recent departure from Blueprint… And of course, good things come to those who wait. We recently talked to Paul about the recent changes to his life, cycling with Colin Kennedy and playing the narrator. Enjoy.” Interview by Stephen Cox, photos by Sam Ashley and Mark Baines. Click here or the image above to read the full interview.
Paul’s giving the SLAP Message Boards a lot to talk about these days, including his departure from Blueprint and what his plans are next. He gave Slam City Skates an interview on New Years Eve to discuss his roots, the infamous Blueprint videos, and the future of skateboarding. Read the full interview here.