Ruben Aira Jr. is a fine artist in the field of carving. His most common media is polyurethane and recycled surfboard art, creating finely detailed, beautiful carvings including world-class surf trophies. On this site you can see his latest works, sign up for his newsletter (below), and learn the art of surfboard carving. With a presence in galleries throughout the Hawaiian Islands, his mastery of the genre he innovated is now shared through his Master Class series. You can learn the secrets of the tools and techniques that Ruben invented for working with surfboards to change them from broken landfill to gorgeous, sought-after works of art.