The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel – Annual Holiday Surfboard Auction
Auction Ends: Dec 31, 2015 03:00 PM PST


Mark Ellis "NUB" Surfboard with Art by Scott "METZ" Metzner

Item Number
$700 USD to sh2062276
Number of Bids
1  -  Bid History

Item Description

A wide outline maintains speed through the slowest sections. Ride it short for airs and tricks. The board was shaped by Mark Ellis. Ellis is a Dana Point shaper who has been making custom surf boards for Southern California locals since 1981. Ellis shapes a wide variety of boards for all wave conditions and experience levels. Ellis Surfboards has the usual variety of shortboards to longboards, but what's special are the other boards that Ellis offers. Many of the other boards have interesting shapes and designs that are definitely worth having a peek.

Scott "METZ" Metzner has worked in the surf industry since he was 15 years old. He graduated high school in 2002 and immediately started working full time at the ...lost clothing retail outlet and surfboard factory that was known as San Clemente Surf Co. He was learning to paint boards with paint pens from the ...Lost artists. He worked there for about four years and started learning to airbrush from another airbrush artist by the name of Suds. When he was learning to airbrush he met surfboard shaper Timmy Patterson and went to work with Timmy, managing his entire business and painting boards for his company. Scott doesn’t just create art for Timmy Patterson, he works with many brands and also has private clients. He has been painting and doing art his entire life. He has a surf graffiti-style background with a lot of tattoo and punk rock/rave music influence.

The board is 7'4"

Item Special Note

Shipping and handling not included. Item can be picked up at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel or purchaser can arrange for shipping. Boards will be available for pick up or shipping on or after Monday, January 4, 2016.