JULIAN GARNER

 

Where were you born? Year, Country, State. Where do you live currently?

 

born london, ontario, canada 1973. currently in ottawa, ontario

 

 

What initially drew you to drawing pretty pictures?

 

my friend heath cairns is the reason i draw he pushed me so hard early on. his stuff is and was always ahead of the game. you should check him out ... mister sleep

 

 

Who is your favorite skateboarder, living or dead? Any ties to skateboarding?

 

mark gonzales.. no question. with julien stranger a very close second.

i love skateboarding and will do it until i can't. i have done some graphics in the past for momentum when they were first starting up, some stuff for moses itkonen when he got on powell, richard sarazins graphic for beer run and stuff few localshops here in ottawa.

 

 

Who is your favorite artist, living or dead?

 

egon schiele

When you're not creating amazing works of art, what do you enjoy doing?

 

hangn out with my daughter , skateboarding

 

 

Who are your biggest influences?

 

heath cairns. so good.  steve moore .talented and disciplined. craig driscoll. constantly searching for the unattainable. dave knight. amazing artist and human. all of my friends really.. they are all out doing great stuff every day. 

 

 

What mediums do you enjoy working in?

 

i like to draw mostly. and tattoo. but ill work with anything

 

 

Anything else you want to tell?

 

thanks for asking me to be a part of the show. i don't know how you heard of me but thanks so much.  greatly appreciated. i hope it goes well!