A3 :: 20 x 14" // Limited Edition :: 100
A2 :: 26 x 18" // Limited Edition :: 50
A1 :: 37 x 25" // Limited Edition :: 25
A0 :: 50 x 37" // Limited Edition :: 10
Minties is lively celebration of iconic brands and the pin-up girl era. Travel back with me to the 40 and 50s, and celebrate the heaven-sent knockouts of the period, whose images were made for slapdash display, flaunted on calendars and held pride-of-place on the wall of the mechanic's workshop. In this collection I've painted these lovely ladies combining their alluring curves with some of the things we hold dear. The result is a sexy blend of nostalgia and of the most enduring combination of all - sex and selling
The kiwi road trip over the Christmas Holidays wouldn't be complete without a bag of Minties in the glovebox. Those square, white chewy lollies that could remove a wobbly tooth or even Mum's filling. The company's add campaign back in the early 90s portrayed unfortunate accidents turned good with Minties and a tagline - It's moment's like these you need Minties. Here's the grown-up version of our favourite childhood memories.