Shaping at Open

Whether you want to learn to shape surfboards or just to hire a shaping bay by the hour – we’ve got you covered.


Learn to shape

Introduction to shaping

Get a taste of surfboard shaping.

In this half-day workshop, you will get an introduction to the basics of how to shape a surfboard.


Shaping workshop

In this 2 day workshop, you will learn to shape your own board with the guidance of one of our expert shapers.

This is a hands-on workshop. By the end, you will be the proud owner of your own self-shaped surfboard.

From £750

Self Shapers

Shaping Bay Hire

Use our shaping bays and tools to shape, glass and sand your own surfboards. 

£10 / hour

Shaping Membership

Want regular access to our shaping bays? Building your own surfboard brand? Or just keen to make more than one board over the course of a year?

Our shaping bay memberships give you discounts on shaping bay time, materials and glassing costs.

From £40 / month 

Materials & Construction

Buy all the materials you need to shape and glass your own board at home or at Open.

Book our team to glass and finish your board.

From £255