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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Masks by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman

DECADE - 10 Years of HAPPY Face Mask
DECADE - 10 Years of HAPPY Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
HAPPY  Stripes Face Mask
HAPPY Stripes Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
YES YOU CAN Face Mask
YES YOU CAN Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
All dogs go to heaven. Face Mask
All dogs go to heaven. Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Our hearts march on Face Mask
Our hearts march on Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
HAPPY  Face Mask
HAPPY Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
POE Face Mask
POE Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
HAPPY SQUARES Face Mask
HAPPY SQUARES Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
HAPPY halloween Face Mask
HAPPY halloween Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
The Happy Sticker Face Mask
The Happy Sticker Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
PRIDE Face Mask
PRIDE Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Pumpkin Bunheads Face Mask
Pumpkin Bunheads Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
The Is – The Was, Augusta. Face Mask
The Is – The Was, Augusta. Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
The Mystery of Tang Face Mask
The Mystery of Tang Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
PRIDE (Plastic Menagerie Version) Face Mask
PRIDE (Plastic Menagerie Version) Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Many Faces Face Mask
Many Faces Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Everyone Says "Hi" Face Mask
Everyone Says "Hi" Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Be Kind To You Face Mask
Be Kind To You Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
HAPPY Japanese Face Mask
HAPPY Japanese Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Crayon HAPPY Face Mask
Crayon HAPPY Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
3D HAPPY Face Mask
3D HAPPY Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Monkey Business Face Mask
Monkey Business Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
HAPPY GUMBALLS Face Mask
HAPPY GUMBALLS Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Breast Cancer Awareness Face Mask
Breast Cancer Awareness Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
HAPPY Korean Face Mask
HAPPY Korean Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Beachballer Face Mask
Beachballer Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Missing Pluto not Uranus Face Mask
Missing Pluto not Uranus Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
HAPPY HOUR Face Mask
HAPPY HOUR Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50
Mrs White Face Mask
Mrs White Face Mask
by Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman
$25.00$17.50