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!

*PLEASE NOTE, due to COVID-19 we are not holding our regular Drop-in Info Sessions (every Wednesday at 9AM in the OSF Classroom Room 3, 707 Dundas St. W. during the school year). Students interested in applying to OSF should email craig.morrison@tdsb.on.ca for an Application Package.

UPDATE: OSF is now full for Quad 2 but we may be accepting applications for a limited number of spots in school for Quad 3 & 4. Please contact Teacher Craig Morrison in January for more info on registration details and to get an emailed Application Package (craig.morrison@tdsb.on.ca, 416-393-0845). (*Updates on when we will provide application packages and accept new students will be posted here and on our social media).




Thursday, November 26, 2020

Monstra (last year’s @roarockit OSF Board Builder of the year) in her element!

 


Another custom skateboard available in our OSF SK8 FUTURISMS show presented by Roarockit Skateboard Company. One of a kind skateboard collaborations by students x professional artist mentors (like this one by Brat Skateboards x Sharron Forrest ) are on display in the window of Arc’teryx 339 Queen St. W. Nov. 17-30 . All skateboards can be purchased online for $200 supporting continued programming for emerging designers at OSF. Bonus: You also get a free Delta LT jacket with the purchase of a board!!!

 https://community-events.arcteryx.com/osfskateboardauction



New Students on Deck... Quad 2 underway!

 


LAND IS LIFE: Working on the photo transfer then Dremel process before starting to bead these OSF X AURA Skateboards (OSF INDIG SK8)...

 




Another custom skateboard available in our OSF SK8 FUTURISMS show presented by Roarockit . One of a kind skateboard collaborations by students x professional artist mentors (like this one by Intosk8 x Toefish ) are on display in the window of Arcteryxtoronto 339 Queen St. W. Nov. 17-30 . All skateboards can be purchased online for $200 supporting continued programming for emerging designers at OSF. Bonus: You also get a free Delta LT jacket with the purchase of a board!!!

 https://community-events.arcteryx.com/osfskateboardauction



Welcome to a new Quad of OSF Projects!

 


Another custom skateboards available in our OSF SK8 FUTURISMS show presented by Roarockit Skateboard Company. One of a kind skateboard collaborations by students x professional artist mentors (like this one produced with a matching hoody by Hystericesoteric x Shel Kahn ) are on display in the window of Arc'teryx 339 Queen St. W. Nov. 17-30 . All skateboards can be purchased online for $200 supporting continued programming for emerging designers at OSF:

 https://community-events.arcteryx.com/osfskateboardauction



Friday, November 20, 2020

1 of 24 custom skateboards available in our OSF SK8 FUTURISMS show presented by Roarockit Skateboard Company. One of a kind skateboard collaborations by students x professional artist mentors (like this tattoo inspired one by @memento.moon x @darkk.visions ) are on display in the window of Arc'teryx 339 Queen St. W. Nov. 17-30 . All skateboards can be purchased online for $200 supporting continued programming for emerging designers at OSF:

 https://community-events.arcteryx.com/osfskateboardauction



If you are in Kensington Market this weekend, check out our OSF x Roarockit Skateboard Company x Longboard Living MESSAGE BOARDS skate/longboard Multiboard prototypes for sale until Nov. 23 at 202 Augusta

 



Quad 2 Start Dates for our 3 Student Crews

 


Important OSF End of Quad 1 / Start of Quad 2 Dates


 

Last week to check out our OSF x Roarockit Skateboard Company x Longboard Living MESSAGE BOARDS skate/longboard Multiboard prototypes for sale until Nov. 23 at 202 Augusta in Kensington Market!

 


After Covid19 altered our plans last spring, we are stoked to announce the relaunch of our OSF SK8 FUTURISMS show presented by Roarockit Skateboard Company featuring skateboard collaborations by students x professional artist mentors in the window of Arc'teryx 339 Queen St. W. Nov. 17-30 (All skateboards $200 supporting continued programming for emerging designers at OSF)

 


Some recent art by OSF’s Hanahaki Pink X Allister Lee : The skateboard was made for our OSF SK8 FUTURISMS show before lockdown, on display at Arc’teryx 339 Queen St. W. Nov. 17-30 ($200)

 


Learning a new process from Mo as we get ready to dremel out areas through image transfers for our series of beaded LAND IS LIFE skateboards (OSF x Monique Aura )...