Watch surfer/artist Jay Nelson build a unique abode in 5 weeks

Artist and surfer Jay Nelson is well known for his spectacular makings with wood. A true pioneer in the custom car camper realm, Jay’s outside-the-lines craftsmanship with wood is some of the most spot-on around.

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Recently, he was commissioned to build a unique abode in Hawaii. Shipping over salvaged redwood from the Bay Area, Jay had only five weeks to complete the project. Take a look into his process and get a glimpse of how one of the most creative visionaries around brings his works to life.

The Papaya Ranch in its finished state. Photo: Courtesy of Jay Nelson

The Papaya Ranch in its finished state. Photo: Courtesy of Jay Nelson

See more photos of the Papaya Ranch on Indoek.

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