Why be bored in school? Go to a Skateboard School!
This Toronto District School Board alternative school design program, where students earn high school credits by creating their own brand and running a skateboard business / professional design studio, now offers even more SK8 Entrepreneurship Opportunities & New Courses including SK8 & Art Co-ops, INDIGENOUS SK8 Studies, Physical Arts & Mindful Living...
OASIS SKATEBOARD FACTORY (OSF) "ON THE GRIND": TDSB's ART & ENTREPRENEURSHIP O.G.s since 2006!
*Drop-in Info Sessions are held every Wednesday at 9AM in the OSF Classroom (Room 3, 707 Dundas St. W.) during the school year...APPLY NOW!!!
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Longboard Launch 2010 @ Longboard Living: Sept. 30, 3-5 PM, 74 Oxford St. in Kensington Market. Come celebrate our collaboration with Longboard Living, Toronto's premier longboard shop! Original hand-made, stenciled and shaped boards are on sale as gripped completes, with Randal trucks and a variety of wheels priced to move at $220. Thanks to Ryan and the Longboard Living family for a great project to kick start a new school year of skateboard production!
Saturday, September 25, 2010
Skateboards and Longboards designed by OSF students are now available in the Live Local Community Marketplace and one of our custom designed boards was featured in a poster for one of Scadding Court Community Centre's upcoming youth programs.
Saturday, September 18, 2010
Students enjoyed a pizza lunch and a business presentation by our main program partners Norah & Ted of Roarockit Skateboard Company, as well as got inspired to begin to design their own boards and graphics after seeing the work by Michael of BOZ BOARDS.