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A coversation with Jimbo Phillips

Posted on May 14, 2016 by Maki Nishiyama

Santa Cruz illustrator Jimbo Phillips talks skateboard graphics and three generations of artists in the Phillips family. Creator of the Bad Blob print available online.

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Peggy Oki

Posted on May 06, 2016 by Maki Nishiyama

Original Dogtown Zephyr skate team member, activist and all-round rad lady Peggy Oki splits her time between California and Raglan (where Bad Things is based). As part of our 'Bad Tails' campaign, we caught up with Peggy for a Q and A about her life in Venice and her work with cetaceans.

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A conversation with Levi Hawken

Posted on December 07, 2015 by Maki Nishiyama

Mala Brajkovic sits down for a q and a with Levi Hawken, the perennial skater kid and constant thrillseeker, to talk about his early days skating in Aotea Square and the evolution of his street art style.

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Q+A WITH GLENNO SMITH

Posted on December 07, 2015 by Maki Nishiyama

Bad Things artist Glenn 'Glenno' Smith is our metal go-to guy, cat lover and otherwordly artist. A cursory glance at his instagram shows an impressive gallery of psychedelic and esoteric metal and punk imagery not to mention his world-class skills with pen and ink. We love his stylized, tongue-in-cheek, gory aethsetic and some of our favourite prints, including the 'Bad Apple' print have come from his dirty little mits. Check out our interview with Bad Thing Glenno:

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