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In the world of shaping, Rachel Lord is a bit of an anomaly. She started surfing late. And when it comes to crafting surfboards, she’s almost entirely self taught. Which is essentially unheard of.
“I was able to take ownership of my own process, not dependent on someone else’s approach,” Lord told us last year. “Women often find shaping through art, which leads to a diverse point of view.”