If you Skateboard, chances are you have had a Jim Phillips Graphic. Santa Cruz... Jim Phillips. Independent Trucks Logo... Jim Philips. Slime Balls, OJ Wheels, Roksopp, Natas, Olson, Hosoi... Jim Phillips. And Remind Insoles of course. The List goes on... Jim Phillips is the reason why there is colorful graphics on skateboards these days. without Jim, who knows the direction where skateboarding would have gone. Jim tells us a little bit about the progressions of skateboard art in the 80's and how it got to full deck graphics.