Saturday, May 30, 2009

Familia True Heads Boards and Tee

Boards are available SOON (next week?) for only $40.  4 different shapes/sizes.  7 3/4", 2 different 8", and an 8 1/8".  

Shirt available NOW in s-xl.  $25.

Shirt supplies limited.  Phone orders welcomed.

Friday, May 29, 2009


Just got back from a little Adio mission with the crew to Chicago and Detroit.

Check the AdioVisual site for an explanation of what is going on in this photo.

We had a duel Journey's demo with what is left of the I-Path. Steve's new team mate Jaw's, laid down the 540, slight birdman. photo NESSER

Stevie learned back nose blunts (better than this photo), then I got my face smashed with a board.

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Nike SB for June. ( a couple days early!)

Just in!  These June jams came a few days early this month.  Come get your hands on em' before they disappear.

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Familia Skateshop's TRUE HEADS vol. 3

Third year in a row we've been doing this.  Come out and celebrate another release of "True Heads" decks.  Nominating 4 more  dudes that have helped out the Twin Cities skate scene in big ways.  DJ Millions Billions will be tearing apart your ear drums all night with a mega party mix for all ya'll.  Let's help support these dudes, and help support local skateboarding.
9 P.M. till 2
Free to attend.

Rat Boy R.I.P.

On May 17th, 2009 a good friend, Miguel "Rat Boy" Sanches, lost his life.  Skateboarders from all over Mexico gathered together to pay their respect -- the photo says it all. Patas saladas por vida.

Monday, May 25, 2009

Day Of Familia & The Familia Video.

The flier says it all.  Saturday June 6th is the fourth DAY OF THE FAMILIA.  This year is a very special one for us as we're releasing our very first video.

The day comes in 3 parts....skate session, movie premier, party.  Something for everyone.  Hope to see you there.

Ty Evans Video Workshop...

Friday, May 22, 2009

Brick Cam™

From the Walker Art Center X Ty Evans X Familia Skateshop mobile innovation lab.  Yep, taking the video world by storm.  Stay tuned here for more updates of our 2 day event with Ty and The Walker Art Center.  Big thanks to everyone who came out to participate.  Ty...thank you for coming out on bum leg.  And to everyone at The Walker....thank you for giving skateboarding this opportunity.
more to come!

Thursday, May 21, 2009

The Familia Video

The Familia Video PROMO from Familia Skateshop on Vimeo.

Saturday June 6th.  All Ages premier at The Oak Street Cinema on the corner of Oak St. and Washington Ave. on the UofM campus.  6 P.M.  Free.  We hope to see all of you there.  Come celebrate the release of our very first video with us!

NIKE SB...quickstrike for May

Just in (tuesday).  These both turned out really, really good.  Them dunks....yeah, they is nice.

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Friday, May 15, 2009

Steve's a travelin' man. (Adio Tour)

Steve's on a midwest Adio tour currently.  I've barely seen this guy this year it seems with all his travels.  Keep up with steve, kenny, danny, ernie, ryan, chris, moose and daniel over at ADIO VISUAL.

Make Ways for.....

Check out the graphic on this finger board!
No clue to the story of how it ended up with finger boy,
but it was in a storage box when i was spring cleaning
The back of the package has this cartoon
Here is frames 1 and 2 of--
Fingerboy meets Zolar

Stay tuned for more

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Platinum Seagulls & Handjob's BEER UP BRO DOWN

This Saturday before/during Familia's latest art offering:  Matt Jenkins.  The last stop is The Red Stag for some total zaniness.

Monday, May 11, 2009

Ipath demo...TUESDAY at Oakdale Skatepark. 5 P.M.

If it rains...we go to the shop and do a mellow in-store event.  If it doesn't rain...we get awesome.  Oakdale Skatepark.  5 P.M.  Free.  All ages.  Let's do this.


These bad boys just dropped in.  Smoker 5 panel hats.  Limited quantities.  no joke.


There's plenty for you to do this Art-A-Whirl weekend.  Celebrate N.E.'s deeply saturated art scene all weekend long.  BUT before you get all swept up in North East artiness...come get your ART ON at Familia for a Matt Jenkins' photo collection.  Then after that, head on up to N.E. to The Red Stag for our monthly dance craze....LET'S DANCE.  Millions Billions and TENDERCAKES will be holding down the tables all night.  Enjoy cheap drinks, free fun and the company of homies.

See ya there.

Sunday, May 10, 2009

Saturday, May 9, 2009

Chairman MEOW

True urban chef. iced out alley, ill grillables,
mad flavors for the buds, cool buzz, tasty waves

Monday, May 4, 2009

Tear it up

FAMILIA- Breakin walls and Bustin balls!!