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This fish-shaped, bodysurfing handplane includes Free US Shipping. It's a one-of-a-piece hand drawn by Santa Cruz-based artist Mark Harris as part of the Ventana Handplane Artist Project. For this piece, Mark created a bold and colorful fin design using computer drawing tools and POSCA acrylic markers. The handplane is made from locally-sourced, salvaged redwood and is glassed with sap-based Entropy Resins, soy-based Ecopoxy, and Aerialite fiberglass. The hand strap is nylon...

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$ 450.00

This one-of-a-kind longboard fin representing was hand-painted by Costa Mesa-based artist Matthew Allen as part of the Ventana Fin Artist Project. Matthew Allen is a former Surfer Magazine Art Director who has also moonlighted as a clothing designer and photographer. Much of his fine art and photography revolves around beach and surf culture. Matthew works in a variety of mediums including...

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This one-of-a-kind longboard fin was hand painted by Tampa-based artist Michelle Sawyer as part of the Ventana Fin Artist Project. Michelle is a visual artist creating works in a variety of media, from acrylic to embroidery. She is also a muralist and works as half of the duo Ilsol over the past six years. Her solo works are typically inspired by nature and...

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This fish-shaped handplane is part of our Ventana Handplane Artist Project collection. It features a gorgeous ocean scene on each side. It was hand-painted by the incredibly talented, Michelle Sawyer. Includes Free US Shipping! Michelle is a visual artist from Tampa, Florida. Working in a variety of media, she is inspired heavily by her natural surroundings, often infusing her art with elements...

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Sold! Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! This stunning, custom board was created in honor of our upcycle partnership with Mission Bell Reclaimed. This shape harkens back to an original Lightning Bolt shape created by Jack Shipley and Gerry Lopez. The sun rays, water and top deck are from Mission Bell's stock of reclaimed Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk wood. The boardwalk...

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This one's sold, but we can make more! Contact us! The Monkey Wing model is a Simmons-inspired planing hull. Short, wide and fast! This model really flies! The Monkey Wing is designed to extract the maximum amount of fun from even the most gutless surf. Very low entry rocker coupled with a wide outline and shovel nose make for easy...

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The vendor participation fee is $150 for each 10x10 booth. Buy two if you need an extra booth space.  You will need to supply our own tent, tables, chairs and the like. This is a zero waste event. Compostable materials are acceptable, but we will not allow any single-use plastics to be sold or used, including plastic cutlery or plastic...

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This double concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplane was a special commission and is a stunning, performance bodysurfer. The lighter wood comes from Alaskan Cedar benches used by thousands of visitors at the world renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium. The old growth redwood stripes are from floorboards milled in the 1890s for the Schwann Mansion in Santa Cruz, CA. This handplane uses Entropy Super Sap Epoxy bio-resin which is made using mostly tree...

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This stubby, single concave with our unique ergonomic hand fit is a beauty. It's made from a variety of offcut and reclaimed woods. Teak, poplar, Doug Fir and mahogany all come from leftover cabinet construction. And, we've used pine from an old 2x4 and yellow cedar from a fence board found in the municipal dump in Santa Cruz, California. It has a glassy,...

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Artisanship This Ventana package with Peel Surf Co. includes the innovative Orange Peel. It fits perfectly in your car's cupholder, and let's you store those extra bits of wax left over from each surf session. As your car heats up in the sun, the wax melts into the Orange Peel mold and can be peeled out and re-used as a new bar! Sand and debris sink to...

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This one-of-a-kind longboard fin was hand painted by Watsonville-based artist Paul Dee as part of the Ventana Fin Artist Project. Paul is an art teacher and the driving force behind Monterey Bay Murals, a small group of artists committed to bring style, art, and good vibes to the communities in the Monterey Bay Area. The fin is made of Alaska yellow...

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This double concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplane is a stunning, performance bodysurfer. The primary wood comes from lightweight paulowina which was left over from the creation of an Alaia surfboard by our friend Peter Gregg of The Dude Ranch Shapes. The stringer is made of Indian rosewood and Honduras mahogany offcuts from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. This handplane uses Entropy Super Sap Epoxy bio-resin which...

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Learn about Ventana surfboards and custom orders! This hollow-framed, wooden surfboard created for Pebble Beach Company is built to surf smooth and fast in any sized wave. The bottom deck is made from redwood salvaged from the wall joist framing around the medicine cabinet in John Steinbeck's first house in Pacific Grove, California. There, Steinbeck wrote his first novel, Cup of Gold...

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Learn about Ventana surfboards and custom orders! This sleek, hollow-framed, wooden surfboard created for Pebble Beach Company pays homage to an original Lightning Bolt shape created by Jack Shipley and Gerry Lopez. The bottom deck's "sun rays" are made from salvaged redwood and Doug fir from the original planks at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk that came to us by way...

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This one’s sold! Learn more about Ventana custom wooden surfboards.  This very special fish was created for a very special customer as a surfable work of art. The bottom deck of this board is made of more than 1400, laser-cut "fish scales" created from spruce, Honduras mahogany, and flame maple offcuts from Santa Cruz Guitar Company, quilted maple from Meier Brothers Furniture, and bay...

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This one-of-a-kind longboard fin was hand painted by Santa Cruz-based artist Peter Hester as part of the Ventana Fin Artist Project. Peter is a graphic designer, illustrator, and animator, and we're excited to be collaborating with him! The fin is made of Alaska yellow cedar used in the reconstruction of the Western Flyer boat, considered by many to be the most famous fishing boat...

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This little pin tail disc has style. The wide point is slightly forward, and it has a round nose. We've mostly surfed this shape in larger waves, and it's a rocket. It's very responsive and likes quick turns and down-the-line speed. This is a fun, lightweight, hollow little beauty made from pine offcuts and old growth redwood floorboards reclaimed from the...

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This double concave, super glossy, fish-shaped handplane is totally unique. The golden wood is Honduras mahogany from old, louvered doors from a home owned by kite surfer Jonah Lepak on the Upper Westside of Santa Cruz, California. The pinstripes are Indian rosewood off cuts from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. The lighter wood in the bottom half of the plane is spruce, also from Santa Cruz Guitar Company...

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Learn about Ventana surfboards and custom orders! This sleek, hollow-framed, wooden surfboard created for the new, Poke House Santa Clara, CA location pays homage to an original Lightning Bolt shape created by Jack Shipley and Gerry Lopez. It was created in collaboration with Jessica Kendall-Bar who wood-burned incredible detail into the salvaged redwood octopus. The bottom deck's octopus is made of redwood...

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This double concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplane was a special commission and is a stunning, performance bodysurfer. The lighter wood comes from Alaskan Cedar benches used by thousands of visitors at the world renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium. The old growth redwood from a home of the customer, Garrett Presley, in Santa Cruz, CA. The thin, dark lines are Indian rosewood offcuts from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. This handplane uses Entropy...

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This sleek, hollow-framed, wooden surfboard is infused with incredible history. Free U.S. Shipping! Learn more about Ventana surfboards and custom orders The bottom and top decks are made of Douglas fir from the hull of the original Western Flyer, considered by many to be the most famous fishing boat in the world. John Steinbeck, Ed "Doc" Ricketts and crew chartered this 77-foot sardine...

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This single concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplane is a stunning, performance bodysurfer. The lighter wood is Douglas fir from Knotty Hole Woodworks. The redwood comes from floorboards milled in the late-1800s from the historic, Schwann mansion in Santa Cruz, California. There is also a center stringer of sycamore from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. This handplane uses Entropy Super Sap Epoxy bio-resin which is made using mostly tree sap....

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This beautiful, tear drop handplane is made from sustainably grown spruce and rosewood offcuts from the production of Santa Cruz Guitar Company guitars. We've also incorporated redwood floor boards from the historic, Schwan Mansion built in the 1800s in Santa Cruz, California. Abalone inlay at the tail completes the package. The hand strap is made with nylon and covered with...

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This one-of-kind, performance art-piece is a stunner. A hull surfboard has a convex bottom shape and planing surface. A traditional displacement board plows through and parts the water, but a planing hull is different. It essentially skims across the surface creating a fast and loose ride.  Learn about Ventana surfboards and custom orders!Free U.S. Shipping The decks of this board are made from a redwood hot tub...

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This double concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplane is a stunning, performance bodysurfer. It's made from reclaimed, old growth redwood and acacia with poplar spines. The hand strap is nylon and adjustable. It is covered with offcuts from Hotline Wetsuits, and the wood is shaped with our unique, ergonomic hand fit. The hardware is solid brass. As with all Ventana handplanes, this one floats so you can easily...

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This 6'6' Down Rail surfs fast and smooth on any sized wave. It's our most popular shape, and you'll want to keep this beauty indoors to display after each session.. The redwood is old growth from floorboards reclaimed from the historic Schwan mansion in Santa Cruz, California. The wood was milled here in the late 1800s and is over 1000 years old. The lighter...

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This series of four, double concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplanes are made from a single piece of redwood driftwood found at Seacliff State Beach in Aptos, California. Each one has identical dimensions, the only difference is the grains. This handplane uses Entropy Super Sap Epoxy bio-resin which is made using mostly tree sap. The hand strap is nylon and adjustable. It is covered...

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This one’s sold! Learn more about Ventana custom wooden surfboards.  This performance, sleek thruster has bottom and top decks made from redwood offcuts provided by Uncommon Brewers, makers of Ventana Special Bitter and other classic beers.  The butterfly keys are made of flame maple and Brazilian rosewood offcuts from Santa Cruz Guitar Company production. Founded in 1976, the Santa Cruz Guitar Company brought boutique...

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This little redwood grom board is a beauty. The glow of the wood grain is absolutely beautiful, almost surreal looking. The dark, old growth redwood is salvaged from floorboards that were laid in the 1880s in the Schwan Mansion in Santa Cruz, California. The lighter redwood was salvaged locally. Both woods are used in the vent plug and thruster fins...

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Sold! Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! This bold, redwood, down rail board rides smooth and fast on any sized wave, and it'll look great on any wall. The bottom and top decks are made from clean grain, old growth redwood from a hot tub found in Aptos, California. The twin fins and small trailer fin are glassed on and crafted from...

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The initial construction phases of this board was featured on April 26, 2016 on the TV show, Handcrafted America, with Jill Wagner.        This 6'0" hull has a simple elegance. The top and bottom have similar patterns and will look great on the wall and in the waves. The less complex design allows us to bring this to you at a lower price...

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Sold! Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! This stunning, custom board was created for Greg Ranieri, who will be surfing it at his home breaks on the shores of New Jersey. The tail block and stringers were inspired by Greg's very first surfboard in 1963, a brand new Morey Pope Peck Penetrator. It was a 10' board with dual redwood stringers and...

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This custom, bodysurfing handplane for Rodrigo is among the most beautiful and storied we've ever crafted. The bottom is made of laser-cut "fish scales" created from cocobolo, koa, Honduras mahogany, walnut, meranti, spruce, and flame maple offcuts from Santa Cruz Guitar Company and bay laurel floorboards made in 1853 for the cooperage (where barrels were made) at the old Cowell Lime Works which is located on what is...

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This Standup Paddleboard is the very first and only from Ventana. It was built by master craftsman, Martijn Stiphout using reclaimed redwood from a backyard trellis that was destined for the landfill. The Douglas fir was scrap from a cabinet shop in Santa Cruz, California. The top deck has jade inlays collected from the beach in the Ventana wilderness in Big Sur and used to fill...

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Sold! Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! The Redwood Treefish Longboard is a performance work of nose-riding art. This gorgeous board was a special commission by a loving girlfriend as a gift to her partner, Ventana Adventurer Liz Stewart. The bottom deck represents The Ventana Treefish Logo, which is laden with hidden meaning. The stunning surface is made from old growth redwood used...

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Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! This 7'0" disc with a rounded pin tail is a performance beauty. This is a rare, certified pre-owned Ventana surfboard! We call it two-faced because of the apparent faces created by the knots. It was only ridden a few times and has been re-sanded, coated, and polished. The redwood has a wild backstory which ended in jail...

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Sold! Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! This little rising sun Grom board is amazing! The bottom deck features a sun burst made of reclaimed redwood fence beams, yellow cedar, reclaimed sapele as the “water," and sycamore fins and tail block. The sun itself came from a chunk of driftwood found in Big Sur, a “mystery” burl. The nose...

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This double concave, super glossy, fish-shaped handplane is totally unique. The zigzag stringer is made of Indian rosewood, spruce and Honduras mahogany offcuts from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. These pieces were left over from the production of a custom Ventana surfboard. The redwood is from a hot tub reclaimed in Aptos, California. This handplane uses Entropy Super Sap Epoxy bio-resin which is made using mostly...

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$ 1,800.00

Known by fishermen and women on the coast of the Southern Pacific for its blistering runs on a rod and reel, the Rooster is a spectacular game fish. This is number 5 in the artist's "Let the big one go" series. This wall mount represents an approximately 50 pound fish. It's hand hammered mild steel with a proprietary process of...

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This double concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplane was a special commission and is a stunning, performance bodysurfer. The lighter, heart-shaped wood comes from Alaskan Cedar benches used by thousands of visitors at the world renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium. The dark wood is Indian rosewood from Santa Cruz Guitar Company offcuts. This handplane uses Entropy Super Sap Epoxy bio-resin which is made using mostly tree sap. The hand strap is nylon...

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This single concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplane is a stunning, performance bodysurfer. The rosewood tips make this a very unique plane. It is made from spruce, Honduras mahogany and rosewood offcuts from the production of Santa Cruz Guitar Company guitars, along with cedar fence boards from the Santa Cruz Municipal Landfill and redwood from a backyard trellis. This handplane uses Entropy Super Sap Epoxy...

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$ 295.00

This one-of-a-kind longboard fin was hand-drawn with Posca paint pens by 14-year-old Kirkland, Washington-based artist Ryan Bikdash as part of the Ventana Fin Artist Project. Ryan started drawing during Covid lockdown to overcome boredom. He enjoys making art and developing a presence on Instagram in his free time. Give @ryzzrt a follow, and help this young artist go big The fin...

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Every year, Santa Cruz Works honors Titans of Tech, persons in our community who have contributed to the growth of technology and entrepreneurship in Santa Cruz County. Ventana created special awards for each of the 2022 Titans this year. Tickets to the March 2 in-person and online event are available here! The Titans of Tech for 2022 are: Alex Gershenson /...

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We're honored to have been tapped to create the Save The Waves "Wave Saver" Awards for the 2019 winners: Bianca Valenti: Athlete of the Year Reese Pacheco: Environmentalist of the Year Klean Kanteen: Business of the Year The primary wood on these performance, bodysurfing handplanes is made from a salvaged, redwood hot tub. The accent designs are spruce and Indian rosewood...

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The Schwann Luthier Longboard is a performance work of art. This gorgeous sunburst board was a special commission by a loving wife for her husband's 30th birthday. The stunning redwood top and bottom decks are made from the floorboards of the historic, Schwan Mansion in Santa Cruz, California. The Victorian was built of locally milled, old growth wood in the late 1800's, and...

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Sold! Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! This stunning, custom board was a commission from a loving wife to her husband. It’s as beautiful as they come and rides smooth and fast in chest high to overhead waves. The subtle, sun rays on the bottom deck are made of reclaimed redwood floorboards from the historic, Schwan mansion in Santa Cruz, California. They...

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This double concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplane was a special commission and is a stunning, performance bodysurfer. The lighter wood comes from spruce offcuts from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. The old growth redwood is from a deck railing from a home overlooking Seacliff Beach in Capitola, CA that was built in the 1920s. This handplane uses Entropy Super Sap Epoxy bio-resin which is made using mostly tree...

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This one-of-a-kind longboard fin representing Giant kelp was laser etched and hand-painted by 17-year-old, Romeo, Colorado-based artist Skye Riccatone as part of the Ventana Fin Artist Project. This fin is made of Alaska yellow cedar used in the reconstruction of the Western Flyer boat, considered by many to be the most famous fishing boat in the world. John Steinbeck, Ed "Doc" Ricketts and crew sailed...

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This fish-shaped handplane is part of our Ventana Handplane Artist Project collection. It's a performance, bodysurfing art-piece that features detailed, watercolor art on both sides painted by the incredibly talented, Sophie Tivona.  Includes Free US Shipping! Sophie is an illustrator and watercolor painter living in Oakland, CA. She grew up wandering in gardens around the Bay Area and dreaming of...

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Sold! Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! This stunning, custom board was created for Sotola Bar & Grill in Capitola Village, California. Head over to Sotola for farm fresh food and tasty beverages...and to admire this beautiful board.The bottom deck's sun rays are made from reclaimed, local redwood and cypress from Thamer Design to match Sotola's tables. The water is reclaimed...

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Learn about Ventana surfboards and custom orders! This sleek, hollow-framed, wooden surfboard pays homage to an original Lightning Bolt shape created by Jack Shipley and Gerry Lopez. The top deck is made from a salvaged, redwood hot tub found in Aptos, California. The scalloped lines are made for maple offcuts from Thamer Design & Woodworking in Santa Cruz, California. The...

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Hanging or wall mount, 3-dimensional steel rod sculptures. These start at $1500 and are special order only. Ed can create any species in almost any size. They are built to your specifications. Pictured is a Bronze Whaler Shark: 8 feet in length by 30 inches at the dorsal fin. The representation of this endangered Pelagic shark is constructed of ¼...

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This double concave, super glossy, fish-shaped handplane is totally unique. The pinstripes are old growth redwood from John Steinbeck's first home on 11th Avenue in Pacific Grove, California where he wrote his first few novels. The dark stringer is an Indian rosewood off cut from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. The lighter wood in the bottom half of the plane is Alaskan yellow cedar from Monterey Bay...

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This longboard fin is handcrafted of small strips of Indian rosewood, spruce, and Honduras mahogany offcuts from Santa Cruz Guitar Company production. The base is made of Indian rosewood from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. Length: 9 inches All Ventana Fins are ECOBOARD Project Gold Level Verified by SustainableSurf.org!

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This hatchet-shaped longboard fin is handcrafted of small strips of Indian rosewood, spruce, and Honduras mahogany offcuts from Santa Cruz Guitar Company production. The base is made of Indian rosewood from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. Length: 9 inches All Ventana Fins are ECOBOARD Project Gold Level Verified by SustainableSurf.org!

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This gorgeous, stubby handplane will get you into the barrel on large and small waves. It is made from sustainably grown mahogany, poplar, spruce, redwood and cherry offcuts from the production of Santa Cruz Guitar Company guitars and cabinets from Knotty Hole Woodworks. The hand strap is nylon and adjustable. It is covered with offcuts from O'Neill Wetsuit product development, and the wood is shaped with our unique,...

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This gorgeous, stubby handplane is made from sustainably grown spruce, cedar, Koa, Honduras Mahogany, Indian Rosewood and Brazilian Rosewood offcuts from the production of Santa Cruz Guitar Company guitars. The hand strap is nylon and adjustable. It is covered with offcuts from O'Neill Wetsuit product development, and the wood is shaped with our unique, ergonomic hand fit. The hardware is solid brass. As with all Ventana...

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We had a hard time shooting photos of this one as everyone at the beach wanted to stop to compliment it. The glow of the wood grain is absolutely amazing, almost surreal looking. The top deck is made of reclaimed redwood and Doug fir and is totally different from the bottom. The bottom deck features a sun burst made of reclaimed redwood from...

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This stunning, custom board is as beautiful as they come and rides smooth and fast in all size waves. The sun rays on the bottom deck are made of reclaimed redwood and Douglas fir recovered from a home remodel in Capitola, CA. The sun is made of redwood burl driftwood from Waddell Beach north of Santa Cruz, CA. The "water" under the...

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This sleek, hollow-framed, wooden surfboard is infused with incredible history. Learn more about Ventana surfboards and custom orders! The bottom deck's sun rays are made from 120 year old salvaged redwood from Cabernet Sauvignon tanks by way of Alibi Interiors and redwood from the original planks of the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk that came to us by way of Mission Bell Manufacturing. The...

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This very special fish surfboard is sold, but the matching ukulele from our friends at Tyde Music is still available! The ukulele can be purchased here or on the Tyde website.  The bottom deck of this board is made of more than 1400, laser-cut "fish scales" created from spruce, Honduras mahogany, and flame maple offcuts from Santa Cruz Guitar Company, quilted maple from Meier Brothers Furniture, and...

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This double concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplane is a stunning, performance bodysurfer. The primary wood comes from cedar offcuts from Knotty Hole Woodworks cabinet shop in Palo Alto, California. The swirls are redwood floorboards from the Schwann mansion floorboards milled in the 1890s, cherry and purple heart offcuts from a Santa Cruz cabinet shop and Indian rosewood from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. This handplane uses...

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This fish-shaped, performance handplane includes is made from Owens Corning packing material that was headed to the landfill. It's incredibly lightweight (only 221 grams!), and our fiberglassing ensures that it's strong and ready for the waves. It's glassed with Aerialite fiberglass and Entropy Super Sap Epoxy bio-resin which is non-toxic and is made using a tree sap base. The colors...

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Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! This 7'0" disc with a rounded pin tail is a performance beauty. The top and bottom are totally distinct, creating two art pieces for conversation in the line up and/or the home. The top deck is made of redwood floorboards from the Schwan Victorian mansion in Santa Cruz, California. The house was built of locally milled, old growth wood in the 1890's....

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This double concave, glossy, fish-shaped handplane is a stunning, performance bodysurfer. The lighter wood comes from upcycled, Alaskan Cedar benches used by thousands of visitors at the world renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium. The redwood is from an old house in Capitola, California. Small stripes of Indian rosewood from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company outline the redwood. We have also the Switch Hitter surfboard that matches this handplane! This handplane...

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This fish-shaped handplane includes Free US Shipping. It's made from spalted sycamore offcuts from Meier Brother Furniture in Santa Cruz, California. This handplane uses Entropy Super Sap Epoxy bio-resin which is made using a tree sap base. It's glassed with Aerialite fiberglass. The hand strap is nylon and adjustable. It is covered with soft neoprene donated by Buell Wetsuits, and the...

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Learn about Ventana surfboards and custom orders! This 6'6" down rail shape is a custom commission and is built to ride smooth and fast in any sized wave. The top and bottom decks are made from quilted maple and spalted sycamore from Meier Brothers Furniture. The center of the stringer is Doug fir from the hull of Western Flyer, considered...

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This one's sold! Learn about Ventana surfboards and custom orders! This sleek, hollow-framed, wooden surfboard pays homage to an original Lightning Bolt shape created by Jack Shipley and Gerry Lopez. The top deck and bottom decks are made from offcuts of quilted maple and spalted sycamore donated to us by Meier Brothers Furniture and Design in Aptos, California. We've also...

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This fish-shaped handplane includes Free US Shipping. It's made from spalted sycamore offcuts from Meier Brother Furniture in Santa Cruz, California. The stringer is made of Doug fir from the hull of the Western Flyer, considered by many to be the most famous fishing boat in the world. John Steinbeck and Ed "Doc" Ricketts chartered this 77 foot sardine boat into...

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Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! A luthier is a maker of stringed instruments, and this board relies heavily on the beautiful, sustainably grown wood offcuts from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. It pays homage to our luthier friends at this legendary company. They have been making exceptional guitars for the likes of Johnny Cash, Ben Harper, Elvis Costello, Eric...

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Learn about our surfboards and custom orders! The Tijny Tanker Longboard is a performance work of art. It is quick to turn and a terrific nose rider. This board was created as Martijn Stiphout's personal board and is available for demo by prospective customers.  The top deck is made of reclaimed yellow cedar with redwood stripes from a salvaged hot tub. The center...

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This double concave, super glossy, fish-shaped handplane is totally unique. The dark flower of the tulip are strips of Indian rosewood off cut from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. The medium-hued wood is Honduras mahogany and the lighter wood of the stem is spruce, also from Santa Cruz Guitar Company This handplane uses Entropy Super Sap Epoxy bio-resin which is made using mostly tree sap. The hand strap...

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This gorgeous, single concave stubby handplane is made from reclaimed wood. It slides well in any sized wave, but is designed for big surf. The primary wood is spruce and the tail is of Honduras mahogany from the Santa Cruz Guitar Company. The hand strap is nylon and adjustable. It is covered with offcuts from O'Neill Wetsuit product development, and the wood is shaped...

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This fish-shaped handplane includes Free US Shipping. It's made from broken skateboard decks collected in Santa Cruz and laminated together with reclaimed purple heart and black walnut by Upcycled Skate Art.  This handplane uses EcoPoxy, a soy-based epoxy. The hand strap is nylon and adjustable. It is covered with offcuts from O'Neill Wetsuit product development, and the wood is shaped with...

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This fish-shaped handplane includes Free US Shipping. It's made from broken skateboard decks collected in Santa Cruz and laminated together with reclaimed oak by Upcycled Skate Art.  This handplane uses EcoPoxy, a soy-based epoxy. The hand strap is nylon and adjustable. It is covered with offcuts from O'Neill Wetsuit product development, and the wood is shaped with our unique, ergonomic hand...

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This one’s sold! Learn more about Ventana custom wooden surfboards.  This custom, kelp forest surfboard was created for the Vassallo Family as a surfable work of art. The bottom deck includes redwood burl driftwood collected in Big Sur as the rocks for the kelp holdfast. The kelp blades are made of black walnut from Trae Vassallo's family property in Minnesota. The kelp stalks...

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These air plants are elevated with copper wire in Ventana handmade holders created by our own master artisan, Martijn Stiphout, from the woods and resins used in our surfboards. Each has a name, and we think the leaves look like waves! Each comes with a Ventana leash cord key chain made from 550lb Paracord offcuts from Khordz Handmade Mugs and Honduras...

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This longboard fin is handcrafted from the epoxy drippings left by Ashley Lloyd Thompson during the glassing of her beautiful, performance surfboards.  Like Ventana, Ashley uses Entropy Resins, a bio-based epoxy. All of Ashley's boards are ECOBOARD project certified by SustainableSurf.org.  Fin Length: 9 inches Ashley's love for the ocean started at a young age in Malibu. A life evolved around riding California peelers...

$ 18.00

Artisanship The Ventana Bottle Openers are made from strong, stainless steel with a hand-crafted, reclaimed wood surface on one side and laser etched Ventana logo on the other. Each one includes a leash cord and key ring. Order online then we'll contact you right away so you can select your wood species and style.    Responsibility The wood comes from one of...

$ 175.00

Artisanship The Ventana Bow & Harrow Pens and boxes are a collaboration with Kate Harrow. Kate makes heirloom-quality pens, custom furniture, small household items, and more in her Los Angeles studio. Like Ventana, she specializes in using wood with a story. We provided Kate with pieces of wood and resin that have deep backstories to use in the creation of these extremely...

$ 42.00

Artisanship This soft, t-shirt material hoodie features a unique design by Rachel Breeden of Circa 78 Designs. Circa 78 Designs is a Philadelphia-area design studio created by artist Rachel Breeden. Creating work that is nostalgic, harmonious, and playful.  Raised on a steady TV diet of Children's Television Workshop programming Rachel developed an early affection for bold graphics, bright colors, and super-graphic...

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$ 15.00

Artisanship Ventana Dawn Patrol Shave Gel is handmade from the finest ingredients by Uncut Standards, a Santa Cruz-based company co-founded by fellow surfer Clint Gorman. We chose an incredible, sandalwood + cedarwood scent inspired by woods used in our surfboards. This quality shave gel will give you a close, moisturizing shave every time.   Responsibility All Uncut Standards products are...

$ 50.00

Use the Customize Your Order pull-down menu to select the amount. Gift cards are delivered same day by email and contain instructions to redeem them at checkout. Our gift cards have no additional processing fees nor taxes. We'll email the gift card code to you after checkout. Then, you can print it or forward it to gift it to a friend or...

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$ 28.00

Artisanship This extra soft, unisex, one-size-fits-all beanie is made of double thick t-shirt material so it's warm but packs small and weighs little. It comes in two different colors and can be worn cuffed or as a slouchy beanie. There's a small, Ventana Treefish Logo toward the crown that can be worn facing front or back.  Responsibility We're very proud of these beanies....

$ 54.00

Pull-overs or zip fronts! Select which one you’d like using the “Style” menu. Artisanship This soft, Ventana Treefish Logo, zip or pullover hoodie comes in three, Ventana-inspired colors and is super comfortable. It has thick hood strings and will last for the long haul. It includes the Ventana Treefish Logo on front and the Ventana three surfboards design on the back. The logo...

$ 42.00

Artisanship This extra soft, tagless, eco thermal is warm and classy.  It comes in heather grey and heather charcoal and feels great on the skin. The graphic mirrors three of our most beautiful surfboard designs. It's very well made and fits great. Responsibility We're very proud of these shirts. The cloth is made from recycled plastic bottle polyester, organic cotton and...

$ 12.00

Artisanship The Ventana fin keys are made by master artisan, Martijn Stiphout using the reclaimed wood from our surfboard production. They include a high quality Allen wrench firmly embedded and glued into the wood. The handle is the perfect size for grasping when turning the screws for your fins. We've also included a 500lb paracord leash cord on a metal...

$ 1,850.00

Free U.S. Shipping ... like everything from Ventana! Artisanship Each table is hand-crafted in Aptos, California by Ventana master artisan, Martijn Stiphout. They can be created with custom inlays; engraved with logos, messages, team names, illustrations, family crests, and more. The players are created with contrasting woods and can be left natural or painted in custom color pairs to match your...

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Craftsmanship This banjolele is handmade by our own Master Craftsman, Martijn Stiphout, in Aptos, California. It's named after wood used in its construction and the first name, Freya, of Martijn's baby daughter.  The banjolele is a four-stringed instrument with a small, banjo-type body and a fretted ukulele neck. The earliest known banjoleles were built in 1917.  The instrument reached peak popularity in the 1920s and '30s....

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Craftsmanship This banjolele is handmade by our own Master Craftsman, Martijn Stiphout, in Aptos, California. It's named after wood used in its construction and the first name, Freya, of Martijn's baby daughter. The name Freya is inlaid with brass. The banjolele is a four-stringed instrument with a small, banjo-type body and a fretted ukulele neck. The earliest known banjoleles were built in 1917. The instrument reached peak...

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Craftsmanship This banjolele is handmade by our own Master Craftsman, Martijn Stiphout, in Aptos, California. It's named after wood used in its construction and the first name, Freya, of Martijn's baby daughter.  The banjolele is a four-stringed instrument with a small, banjo-type body and a fretted ukulele neck. The earliest known banjoleles were built in 1917.  The instrument reached peak popularity in the 1920s and '30s....

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Craftsmanship This banjolele is handmade by our own Master Craftsman, Martijn Stiphout, in Aptos, California. It's named after wood used in its construction and the first name, Freya, of Martijn's baby daughter.  The banjolele is a four-stringed instrument with a small, banjo-type body and a fretted ukulele neck. The earliest known banjoleles were built in 1917. The instrument reached peak popularity in the 1920s and '30s....

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Craftsmanship This banjolele is handmade by our own Master Craftsman, Martijn Stiphout, in Aptos, California. It's named after wood used in its construction and the first name, Freya, of Martijn's baby daughter.  The banjolele is a four-stringed instrument with a small, banjo-type body and a fretted ukulele neck. The earliest known banjoleles were built in 1917.  The instrument reached peak popularity in the 1920s and '30s....

$ 34.00

Artisanship These organic, extra soft, tagless tees feature art by Swiss surfer, artist, and environmentalist Fabian Lavater of a California Grizzly Bear carrying the Ventana Treefish surfboard. Prints of this design are available on Fabian's website.  There are two styles: Unisex 100% Organic Cotton Tee - Mushroom Women's Bamboo (70%) + Organic Cotton (30%) Swoop Neck Tee - Canvas Responsibility     The cloth is made...

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$ 850.00

Each Ventana Kelp Forest piece is unique and can be created with unique elements and animals of your choosing - otters, sea stars, octopuses, urchins, kelp, sea lions, whales, various fish species, and more.  These are created and hand-signed by Ventana Master Artisan, Martijn Stiphout, using EcoPoxy soy-based resin with Black Diamond Pigments and various reclaimed woods from the Ventana Upcycle...

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$ 20.00

We have more colors! Order online, and we'll email you to let you know the available colors. Artisanship Ventana Khordz mugs are made from 16 ounce glass jars and 25 feet of super strong, 550lb Paracord. These jars have hand-wrapped sleeves with an integrated, hand-tied handle and a metal lid that stays sealed. They can go in the dishwasher and the microwave (sans lid). The ergonomic...

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This stunning watch (no. 235) was created by Maker Watch Company in Ontario, Canada. We sent the guys at Maker reclaimed wood offcuts from our surfboard production and, wow, did they deliver! This one is made of redwood offcuts from Santa Cruz Guitar Company production. This legendary company has been making exceptional guitars for the likes of Johnny Cash, Ben Harper, Elvis...

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This stunning watch (no. 236) was created by Maker Watch Company in Ontario, Canada. We sent the guys at Maker reclaimed wood offcuts from our surfboard production and, wow, did they deliver! This one is made of Doug fir from the hull of the Western Flyer, considered by many to be the most famous fishing boat in the world. John Steinbeck,...

$ 450.00

Free U.S. Shipping ... like everything from Ventana! Artisanship These 18 inch (46 cm) tall mini surfboards are replicas of some of our most popular designs. They are framed behind high quality acrylic in three sizes: Three boards in a 24in x 24in (60cm x 60cm) frame = $950 Two boards in a 16in x 24in (20cm x 61cm) frame = $750...

About Us
  • Ventana Surfboards & Supplies has the highest bars for artisanship and environmental responsibility. We create hollow-framed, reclaimed wooden surfboards; bodysurfing handplanes; eco surf apparel, and sustainable surf supplies that are loved by adventurers everywhere. The Ventana team lives and works in Santa Cruz, California where we test our products on some of the most challenging waves on the planet. Ventana donates at least 5% of profits to ocean conservation.

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  •   We're an online surf shop and wholesaler with occasional pop up shops around California.

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