The ‘Second Shot’ Etsy shop uses recycled skateboard wood to give these former skateboard pieces a new purpose in life, turning them into everything from bodies of guitars to arms of sunglasses. Husband and wife duo Lindsay and Johnnie from Ontario, Canada receive skateboard donations from skaters, skate shops and parks to make these items.
The pieces are a varied range of colors, because the skateboard comes from a range of different manufacturers. This makes for a vibrantly colored finished products, which are meticulously put together to form beautiful patterning. The shop features a range of decor and accessories that caters to men and women.
This craft blends Johnnie’s beautiful craftsmanship with his combined love for art and skateboarding.
Second Shot's Products are Made From Recycled Skateboard Wood
1. Repurposed Skateboard Pieces - Opportunity for creating innovative and sustainable products by repurposing discarded skateboard wood.
2. Recycled Materials - Increasing demand for products made from recycled materials, presenting opportunities for eco-friendly businesses.
3. Artistic Upcycling - Growing trend of transforming discarded items into unique and artistic products, offering creative opportunities for artisans.
1. Art and Design - Artists and designers can leverage the trend of repurposing skateboard pieces to create visually appealing and eco-friendly products.
2. Fashion Accessories - Fashion accessory industry has potential to explore using recycled skateboard wood for trendy and sustainable sunglasses and other accessories.
3. Musical Instruments - Musical instrument manufacturers can tap into the repurposed skateboard trend to create unique and eye-catching guitar bodies or other instrument components.