Paintings of the people, by the people, for the people.

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery

Many Artists copy the work of those that have gone before them, sometimes well, sometimes less so. We've found many examples of this over the years. Here are some of them... Mona Lisa - Leonardo DaVinci Young Mona - Not by Leonardo DaVinci The Magnificent Conan -...

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Joshua Tree September 23rd 2017

On September 23rd 2017 we'll be having a one-night exhibition at La Matadora Gallery in Joshua Tree, CA As many original works of art as can fit, and (almost) all for sale!     A 30 second Promo for the show in Joshua Tree. Music by...

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Pop Up Trash

Tales From The Trash Pops Up We're having our first ever Pop Up Store in Tucson for 3 days only. December 2nd-4th at 408 N. 4th Ave. Loads of newly discovered original art and some returning classics, almost all for sale at reasonable prices. The Opening night will be...

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The House Of Dreams

The original 'Lonely' painting acquired and titled by me in 2015 On a visit to my homeland of London I decided I would bring along a small painting of a boy, which I was given by my friend Laura, who is more of a 'cat' person. The painting had a somewhat haunting...

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Our Biggest Show Yet

Tales from The Trash VI was held on September 10th 2016 at Scratch Shack in Tucson AZ. We exhibited 366 original works of art, all found in thrift stores, yard sales, swap meets, Estate Sales and of course, in the trash. It was our biggest show to date, with a long...

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Thrift Store Art Inspires

A group of students from Bisbee High School used a painting from our collection as inspiration for a wall mural. The crocodile was painted using Glow-In-The-Dark paint and masked off while the wall was decorated. Tales From The Trash is Inspirational and Educational...

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Bad Mural Art

There was a bar/restaurant in Tucson called 'We Went Wong's' that closed it's doors several years ago. Adorning one of it's walls was a huge mural that was politically incorrect, mildly obscene, somewhat surreal and wonderfully awful. I'm really glad I photographed it...

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