This week is your last chance to catch Purveyors of Firewater & Opiates at LIFT! Stop in and absorb as much awesomeness as you possibly can from new paintings by Matthew Ryan Sharp and myself. It all comes down on July 21st.
Each Jar contains:- (1) 3X4 inch Original mixed media drawing/painting.(Ink, Acrylic, Gold Guilding Pen, Oil, Watercolor)- Signed, dated, titled and duel stamped on back of piece- Each jar filled with dried pipe tobacco and Spanish moss- Hand wrapped twine lid- Every drawing is original and has a gold tooth in different placementGet the Ghost or Skull version here:
The wondrous & stupendous hand-painted signs of Matthew Ryan Sharp!
Purveyors of Firewater & Opiates pieces are now available online @ LIFT.
Illustrations from Matthew Ryan Sharp.
Purveyors of Firewater & Opiates pieces now available online @ LIFT.
Thank you Detroit for coming out and making the opening of Purveyors so spectacular! You never fail to rock my socks off. A huge thanks to Matthew Ryan Sharp for bringing the awesomeness up from Chicago and to LIFT for hosting our crazy escapade.
Purveyors of Firewater & Opiates will be on display until July 21st, so get in there and check it out, if you haven’t already. Available artwork will be online soon.
Finished up this hand-painted signage lastnight for the opening of “Purveyors Of Firewater & Opiates” this Saturday, June 16th 2012.
Shitty Picture. Hand Lettered using One-Shot & Striping Quills/Stripers.
Come to Detroit & buy it.
A peek at the mini-originals Matthew Ryan Sharp will have on hand for the Purveyors show!
I plan on having a small handful of these miniature drawings available at the opening of “Purveyors of Firewater & Opiates” Priced modest and ready to be snatched up. Most will be my Ghosteeez & Gypsy Skull characters. All have gold teeth and are stamped, signed and dated on the back of the piece.
*Note: These are originals NOT prints. Roughly 3 x 4 inches in size.
via Matthew Ryan Sharp @ midwestworkethic:
Prints of this will be available at LIFT in Detroit.
June 16th 2012
American Butcher - Just one of the many rad new illustrations for Purveyors from Matthew Ryan Sharp.
Purveyors of Firewater & Opiates opens June 16th @ LIFT.
Step into a seedy world populated by vagabond clowns, booze chugging bears, Victorian drunkards and other hedonistic folk when Purveyors of Firewater & Opiates opens on June 16th at LIFT.
Purveyors will feature new work and oddities from Chicago’s Matthew Ryan Sharp and Detroit’s own Kill Taupe. Hope to see you there!
Purveyors of Firewater & Opiates
Opening June 16th | 7-10pm
Lift Designer Toys & Gallery
228 W. 4th St. - Royal Oak, MI
show runs through July 21st