Archive | Beards

December 12, 2017 at 09:40AM

Making them bright colours pop like popcorn. Cheers @samsungau for the sweet as phone with the sweet as camera๐Ÿ‘Œ

#galaxys8 #tothemakers #workingwithsamsung #mulgatheartist

December 11, 2017 at 02:17PM

Louis admiring the handiwork of the De La Salle Caringbah students currently on display next to Miranda post office.

Once a year I hold a “How to draw a gorilla” workshop at the school and these are the resulting creations of the students. One of them even inspired my Mountain Head Marv the gorilla artwork ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿ”๏ธ๐Ÿ‘Œ #mulgatheartist #gorillasareneato #gorilla

December 10, 2017 at 11:28AM

It’s the final fantastical day at Finders Keepers Markets at Bangaroo today. If you come along and say the magic password you can get 1 free beard stroke on the house at no charge whatsoever.
I recently painted this sweet baldy beardy bro at the Burdekin hotel.

Thanks for the ๐Ÿ“ธ @iandthomas

#mulgatheartist #finderskeepers #burdekinhotel

December 09, 2017 at 10:46AM

At Finders Keepers at Bangaroo this weekend, maybe I’ll see you here, whoot! ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿค™๐Ÿ™ #mulgatheartist #finderskeepers

December 08, 2017 at 09:15AM

I’ve got a stall at @finders_keepers markets this weekend. It’s at the Cutaway, Barangaroo Reserve.ย Come along it’s going to be sweet.
Times are:
Friday 5pm โ€“ 10pm
Saturday 10am โ€“ 7pm
Sunday 10am – 5pm

This is me with the Birth of Beardus. He is now chilling nude on the moon at my pop up shop in Westfield Miranda.
An Ode to the Birth of Beardus

In the bearded world its a fact little known
That the first ever beard was not actually grown

It appeared fully formed and huge and long
Attached to a man as the world sang a song “Beardus is born, Beardus is here
What a beautiful beard, let us all cheer!” Indeed worthy of song was the beard born that day
The greatest beard to have ever lived so the legends say

The beard was so great clothes the man had no need to wear
His private parts covered by that beautiful face hair

Sadly the purity of beards slowly diminishedย over time
Each generations beard with less length and shine

But we hold out hope that the beard is here to stay
Growing a little on every mans face each and every day

The End

#mulgatheartist #birthofbeardus #finderskeepers

December 06, 2017 at 04:09PM

Say hello to Dougie Dolphin Beard! ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿ˜Ž The original Dougie painting and heaps of other original framed paintings are now available from my online shop (link in profile) or pop-up-shop in Westfield Miranda.

An Ode to Dougie Dolphin Beard

At the Sydney Opera House Dougie was the dudeย 
Who kept the spider webs away with his trusty broom

Clambering all over them sails he’d do every day
Shooing the spidies off and brushing the webs away

His hair transformed gradually over time
To resemble the very building he cleaned to a shine

But one fateful day as he buffed the big sail
His footing slipped and his harness did fail

He slipped all the way down to the ground
And landed on a jumping castle with a big bouncy sound

He was catapulted 50 metres into the drink
And collided with a dolphin called Little Pete

Into Dougies beard Little Pete was locked
Whenever they walked around most everyone was shocked

They stayed that way for 15 whole yearsย 
Held together by the strength and magic of Dougies beard

The End
#mulgatheartist #dougiedolphinbeard

December 05, 2017 at 05:21PM

Sweet summer flavours for a @havaianas_au vending machine in @broadwaysydney
#mulgatheartist #havaianas

December 02, 2017 at 03:15PM

I’ve been meaning to get some stickers made for ages, finally got it done!

We’ve got Coconut Joe, Scooter Joe, Banana Beard Bob, Dolphin Pete and Ole Pointy Beard Pete. Available now online or from my pop up shop in Westfield Miranda (level 3,Target end next to Australian Geographic)๐Ÿค™๐Ÿค™๐Ÿค™ #mulgatheartist #stickers #yay

November 30, 2017 at 11:26PM

Chilling with Bruno the Bear at the new Baby Bear Bar at the Burdekin Hotel.

Cheers @redbullau for the hook up,ย  @conka_conka, @pablojararabie,ย  @fraserhowkins, @bryden_designs, and @bravomarks for assisting on the brushes and @taubmans for the colours ๐Ÿ‘. #mulgatheartist

November 29, 2017 at 10:29AM

Painted this funky mural yesterday on the back wall of the Chappell fam house. Big thanks to the Chappell fam for having me along and for their hospitality and @pablojararabie and @conka_conka for helping me paint and @taubmans for the sweet paint.

The story of Angus the Flamingo and Molly the Beagle

It’s a little known fact that beagles and flamingos are best friends in real life, wherever you see beagles in the wild you will also see flamingos. It’s true, go and watch a documentary on flamingos and look below the flock of flying flamingos and you will see a whole bunch of beagles running around down below. Sometimes they dress up as flamingos to provide camouflage from predators but they are there, believe me they are there.

Angus the Flamingo and Molly the Beagle where no exception to this best friend rule. Sometimes when Angus the Flamingo gets tired of flying around he sits on Molly the Beagles back and gets a lift down to the shops to buy some prawns. Sometimes when they are journeying and they come to a river that is hard to cross Angus the Flamingo will pick up Molly the Beagle and fly her across the river. They are pretty much the perfect team. Like Captain Planet but better.

The End

#mulgatheartist #mollythebeagleandangustheflamingofriendsforlyf

November 27, 2017 at 10:16AM

Here’s the full pic of Kraken Karl, I drew him for @krakenrumau and the release of the limited edition ceramic bottle.
๐Ÿ™๐ŸŒŠโ›ต๐ŸŒ• An Ode to Kraken Karl

There was this beastly kraken and his name was Karl
He was a temperamental old beast known for his snarl

On a secret caribbean island he lived in a bottomless lagoon
If any vessels sailed near their destruction would be soon

Any man that ever saw Karl would never live to tell
Thus him and his secret island was a secret kept well

One fateful full moon night a ship sailed by quite close
With a full moon party underway let’s just say they were the opposite of morose

Karl awoke from his slumber like a beast from the deep
His snarling heard before his tentacles began their deadly creep

He unleashed his fury bolstered by the full moons light
He crushed that ship to smithereens with all of his might

The cargo aboard that doomed vessel was lost to the waves
Barrels upon barrels of rum floating all away

It was many years later when another ship sailed within sight
A storm bore down so they sort refuge in Karl’s lagoon for the night

There was no sighting of krakens as they feasted on gouda
Luckily for them Karl was away at his brothers bucks in Bermuda

They found an ancient bottle stained black on that island place
Filled to the brim with spiced rum you should have seen their face

Thus that is the tale of the bottle that we now see
A magical thing like a flower to a bee

The End

#mulgatheartist #krakenkarl #krakenceramic

November 26, 2017 at 10:17AM

Coconut Head Fred had the best moustache in the coconut tree. Some say the best on the island. Nevertheless he always had a good time wherever he went and was often spotted bicycling around the island collecting rubbish and putting it in the bin because if he didn’t then the rubbish might blow into the sea and that would be super crap.
The End.


November 25, 2017 at 06:43PM

I drew Bobby the Beagle for mum’s birthday today. We had a beagle when I was a kid called Bobby and then later on we had another beagle called Mambo who was Bobby’s nephew.
The story of Bobby the Beagle

Bobby the beagle was a heaps nice dude, he spread peaceful vibes wherever he went like a sweet fragrance. Although if he escaped from the backyard he would roll around in the nearest dog poop ๐Ÿ’ฉ and after that he would not have a sweet fragrance at all. He had heaps floppy ears and was victorious at a lot of dog competitions in the floppy ears category. His floppy ears were so magical that one time he thought happy thoughts and then flapped his ears and flew from one end of the swimming pool to the other end whilst holding his breath. He was definitely a unique doggy.

The End ๐Ÿถ ๐Ÿถ ๐Ÿถ
#mulgatheartist #bobbythebeagle #beagle

November 24, 2017 at 09:58AM

I painted Herman the Hotdog for a fund-raising exhibition at the Sydney Children’s Hospital opening on the 7th of December.
The Story of Herman the Hotdog ๐ŸŒญ

When Herman the Hotdog was just a little hotdog living in the 80s he loved the boom box culture where dudes would cruise the streets with boom boxes perched atop their shoulders blasting banging tunes so that everybody could appreciate them.

When he grew up to be a big hotdog he knew that was what he wanted to do to. But as so happens in life things turned out differently and he somehow found himself studying law followed by a successful career as a personal injury lawyer in the 6th best law firm in the city.

About 10 years into his career just as he was up for promotion to partner (and the first ever hotdog as a partner in any law firm) he remembered his childhood dreams of being a boom box hot dogger.

He decided that he wasn’t following his dreams by being a lawyer so he quit the lawyer biz and bought himself a sweet 80s boom box and started his boom box career. Turns out he was a super natural 80s boom boxer hotdog and his boom box biz boomed. He was booked back to back for weddings, parties, bar mitzvahs, Friday drinks, music festivals, club nights you name it. One time he was even booked to play at one of Elton Johns legendary parties.

The End

#mulgatheartist #hotdog #hermanthehotdog

November 23, 2017 at 04:25PM

Chilling with my dolphin homies in Melbourne for @samsungau a couple of weeks ago ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ Shot on the Samsung #galaxys8 #tothemakers

November 23, 2017 at 09:46AM

The Story of Karl the Kanga

Karl the Kanga went for a sunrise surf out the point everyday with his buddy Rod the Rad Koala.

They would go wave for wave and sometimes even go for a party wave and do sweet crossovers and high fives and on the real nice waves they’d both squeeze into the tube together with their hooting and hollering echoing out the tube into the crisp morning air alarming the pelicans chilling on the shoulder.

After his daily morning tube session Karl the Kanga went to work at the local wildlife park where he would laze around on the grass with a bunch of other kangas getting patted and fed food all day by little human kids.

It was the most sought after job by any Kanga and Karl felt very blessed to have it.

Then End

#mulgatheartist #karlthekanga #kangaroo #surfingkangaroo

November 20, 2017 at 04:16PM

Boom! Trevor Tempo Trunks provided the beats and the @retrosweat crew the moves.

An Ode to Trevor Tempo Trunks

He was a magical creature, a sight to behold
His appearance a feature, his style so bold

Known far and wide as Mr Trevor Tempo Trunks
He played the drums better than MJ could do the dunks

From when he was born he was destined for things
Like making great noises by hitting the pig skins

It turned out he was skilled in more ways than we know
For the more that he drummed the more trunks that did grow

With each new trunk that grew his beats got more crazy
Strange things started happening, the details are hazy

But the story goes like this and I believe it is true
He could control the world around him with his beats so new

If he wanted his skin to be a shade of pink
Heโ€™d just lay down that beat and pink he would be

Or if he wanted an ice cream to appear out of the air
Heโ€™d just play the ice cream beat and one would be there

So what we can learn from this magical beast
Is to be the best at your own thing and all will be sweet

The End

#mulgatheartist #pinkelephant #retrosweat

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