CONS Project: Montreal – Recap

Converse Cons Project a series of global community workshops designed to inspire the
next generation of creative spirits through interactive skate, art, and music
seminars arrived in Montreal, QC on Saturday, October 24th with a free « Building
Skate Structures » workshop as part of Cons Project: Montreal.. Following an amazing
day with a fantastic turnout of 45 attendees, participants were led by accomplished
ramp designer, Phil Daoust of Projet 45.

Encouraging Montreal’s next generation of creative artists, designers, and skaters
« Building Skate Structures » taught local participants how to build concrete skate
structures from transitions, wedges, ledges and more. Working collaboratively, with
Phil Daoust along with retail partner, Empire and the help of Converse Cons Skate
Ambassador, Brian Delatorre.

This specialized program, geared towards the next generation of skate, art and music
talents, offers extensive, hands-on
workshops with renowned legends and up-and coming super stars at no cost.

Ian_Clelland_BluntShuvIan Clelland Fs Blunt Shove


Mackenzie Carruthers Crook Nollie Half Cab Transfer


Brian Delatorre Sw Ollie


Brian Delatorre Noseslide Transfer


Phil D’Aoust explaining the fundamentals of D.I.Y building.


D’aoust showing the kids how to make a proper quarter pipe.

A group photo of everyone outside pouring crete!

Making some parking blocks for P45.


Everyone that came out skated and had an awesome time.


I was lucky enough to MC/Host this awesome event and it was a great experience.

D’aoust going over his presentation while everyone listens in.


Here is a dope group photo that represents how much fun was had at CONS Project MTL.

Thanks to everyone that came out and hope to see you next year!

Photos by Dan Mathieu