VBF: PROFESSIONal - Eric Arakawa Surfboard Shaper

At the tender age of 14, Eric Arakawa discovered his passion for crafting one of a kind surfboards.

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At the tender age of 14, Eric Arakawa discovered his passion for crafting one of a kind surfboards. Upon graduating from high school, he turned his love for shaping into a professional career, leading to collaborations with famed surfers like the late Andy Irons, various enterprising ventures, and a world-renown reputation. VITA BREVIS FILMS sits down with the craftsman to discuss his inspirations, early creations and future endeavors. A motivating journey for any aspiring entrepreneur, this short documentary directed by Skylar Nielsen will surely leave you yearning for an Eric Arakawa-shaped surfboard, or just his sincere love for creation.

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