Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman

At an early age Zimmerman distracted parishioners on Sunday mornings by drawing on church programs. His parents recognized his natural art ability and encouraged it, sending him first to John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School in Augusta, GA, and then to Savannah College of Art and Design. He graduated cum laude and began to pursue a career in graphic design. It wasn't until the death of his partner in 2006 that he picked the paintbrush back up as a way to deal with his grief and adopted the nom de brush "Porkchop". In 2010 he completed a mural for the city at the Augusta Water Works and was voted Best Local Artist by readers of Augusta Magazine and Metro Spirit.

In 2016 Porkchop was subject of the international award winning documentary by Michael McKinley, "Happy: a small film with a big smile". You can view the film here online for free happydocmovie.com

'(Zimmerman) is a rare artist who can work quite seriously in a whimsical way, and his painting combine pop-culture kitsch with hard emotion and extraordinary levels of skill and talent.'

– Steven Uhles, The Augusta Chronicle

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HAPPY SQUARES All Over Graphic Tee
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HAPPY SQUARES All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
Monkey Business All Over Graphic Tee
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Monkey Business All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
PRIDE (Plastic Menagerie Version) All Over Graphic Tee
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PRIDE (Plastic Menagerie Version) All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
HAPPY Japanese All Over Graphic Tee
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HAPPY Japanese All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
HAPPY  All Over Graphic Tee
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HAPPY All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
HAPPY CHRISTMAS All Over Graphic Tee
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HAPPY CHRISTMAS All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
Be Kind To You All Over Graphic Tee
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Be Kind To You All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
YES YOU CAN All Over Graphic Tee
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YES YOU CAN All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
Many Faces All Over Graphic Tee
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Many Faces All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
HAPPY Korean All Over Graphic Tee
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HAPPY Korean All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
Breast Cancer Awareness All Over Graphic Tee
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Breast Cancer Awareness All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
CONDENSED HAPPY All Over Graphic Tee
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CONDENSED HAPPY All Over Graphic Tee
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$38.00$30.40
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