What will you spend your $25 on? I will spend my 25 dollars on either a t-shirt, a piece of art, some wacky doodle item of great comfort or cookies.
How long have you been visiting TATE’S? I have been visiting Tate’s about two years now.
How old are you? I am 33 years old.
How do you make a living? I make my living mainly as a potter, though I do help out at the neighboring Rock-A-Billy Tattoo.
If you could do ANYTHING, how would you make a living? If I could do anything to make a living, I would be a singer for a combination Indigo Girls/Wilco/Against Me type band. But to be honest, I already do what I want to for my living.
Do you have any pets? I do have pets, I have two Rat Terriers, Ripple, a 7 month old female and a 5 year old male named Rudy. I also have a cat named Kittery and she weighs 24 lbs and a small parrot.
Do you have any tattoos? I have quite a few tattoos, ranging from naked men wrestling on my leg, to a leg of traditional images, some skateboard references, and my whole back is a St. Sebastian tattoo.
What was you favorite toy as a child? — Now? My favorite toy as a child was lego. Though I did have quite a fondness for my Sargent Slaughter pillow….just saying.
What is your most bizarre childhood memory? My most bizarre childhood memory would have to be my month long quest to prove my dog was actually my brother and that at night my dog would disappear and become my brother and during the day I would speak to my dog as if it was my brother and I was the only one that knew he transformed into the dog during the day.
What is the one thing that irritates you the most? The thing that irritates me the most is dealing with Florida drivers, who do not use turn signals, text and talk on the phone yet cannot keep driving like a normal person. Oh yeah and dislike very much cars with rims that are oversized. THEY LOOK STUPID.
What is your favorite smell? My favorite smell is my partners beard after he has just finished shampooing it and it is all fresh and silky.
What do you collect? I collect lots of things, actually most things I own I do not own only one of. For reals.
What are some of your hobbies? Hobbies include learning guitar, shopping, flea markets, travel and surfing the net.
What is your Favorite Comic/Manga? None
What is your Favorite Anime/Cartoon? None
What is your Most Favorite Movie? Favorite movie is a newer movie this year called A SINGLE MAN… amazing amazing amazing…
What is your Favorite Bumper Sticker? My favorite bumper sticker is the one I have never seen before that makes me laugh. It is rare to see something new and interesting enough to remember it.
What is your Favorite T-Shirt? My favorite t shirt is the one I bought a while ago from Tate’s, of a line of dogs sniffing each others butts.
What is your Dream Car? My dream car is probably an old milk wagon or truck that I could trick out and turn into a sleeper and use to travel from clay workshop to another and so on and so on…
What superpowers do you wish you possessed? I wish I had the superpower of generating happiness at all times.
If you could banish anyone into the sun, who would it be? Banish anyone into the sun….only 1 ? hmmmm I want to cheat and say Glen Beck, Rush Limbaugh, and pretty much anyone that likes them
Which character on The Simpsons do you identify most with? On the Simpsons I would want to be Maggie, she seems to have the most adventure without all the fuss.
Most treasured possession? Most treasured possession would be my ipod. I literally love it and would marry it if allowed legally in the state of FL, as my ipod is named Bruce, it is not allowed, maybe in Massachusetts.
Do you have a homepage? I do have a homepage, www.marksmud.com
What are your favorite websites? My favorite websites are pretty boring for the most part. I all the news sites, a junkie for the gossip and news of the day and of course www.tatescomics.com