Delft: A Dutchmann Initiative

Identity & Limited Edition Catalogue

Dutchmann connects master South African craftsmen with contemporary designers and artists. The Delft Portfolio is an limited edition of the original ‘Pipeline Gun’ surfboards as shaped by Durban’s legendary Spider Murphy. The identical board to that used by Shaun Tomson to win the IPS World Championship in 1977. Ten artists and designers were invited to create artwork for the pristine boards within the theme of Delftware, the 16th Century Dutch style of pottery