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The Dingo Did It 1a by popart artist Merry Sparks

The Dingo Did It No 1a

Contemporary Australian Legend has it that a dingo stole and killed a 9 week old baby at Uluru.  Without doubt, it was proven that the dingo really did take the baby, but a percentage of the public remain unconvinced. From Asia, it arrived in Australia about 5,000 years ago and it remains a resilient natural […]

Lagomorpha-Leporidae-Bunny by Merry Sparks

Lagomorpha, Leporidae, Bunny

What are we doing to our environment? Do we have too much of an influence over the slow destruction of our beautiful world? Why is it that as the most intelligent species, we leave behind a trail of destruction in our wake? One day we might self-implode. I have too many questions and no tangible […]

T-Rex Dinosaur Australian T-shirt Sic 'Em Rex by Pop Art artist Merry Sparks

SIC ‘EM REX on black

To buy this Sic ‘Em Rex shirt, please choose your options below and click the Add to Cart -button. You will see your order at the bottom of this page once it refreshes. You can order more than one shirt by changing the value in the Quantity box.  This shirt is printed on BLACK apparel […]

Better The Devil You Know Australian T-shirts and Tanks by artist Merry Sparks

BETTER THE DEVIL YOU KNOW on white

To buy this Tassie Devil Shirt, please choose your options below and click the Add to Cart -button. You will see your order at the bottom of this page once it refreshes. You can order more than one shirt by changing the value in the Quantity box.  Printed on WHITE apparel only. Contact Merry Sparks  if […]

Sic 'Em T-Rex No 1 by Australian Pop Art Artist Merry Sparks

Sic em Rex No. 1

  FOR SALE – buy the original, please enquire HERE Size – H92 x W92cm Medium – Acrylic on poly/cotton canvas, framed with a contemporary black profile, silver edge float frame with 1cm “shadow” gap between the painting and the frame. Original paintings will be delivered via the most respected art specialists within Australia.  For […]

Porsche 911 gt3 997 carrera cup racing car Vegemite Vinyl Wrap design by pop art australian artist Merry Sparks

Porsche GT3 Cup Car Vegemite Vinyl Wrap Design

Merry Sparks – Wrap Creative – collaborates with Tim Best from Sign Right; Gavin Herrenberg from Auto Carma Mobile Detailing; and Graphic Art Mart with this stunning Porsche GT3 Cup Car vinyl wrap design which exudes passion for identity and for Australia, power and raw energy. The dominant artwork for this Porsche comes from my painting […]

The Dingo Did It No 6

Contemporary Australian Legend has it that a dingo stole and killed a 9 week old baby at Uluru.  Without doubt, it was proven that the dingo really did take the baby, but a percentage of the public remain unconvinced. From Asia, it arrived in Australia about 5,000 years ago and it remains a resilient natural […]

The Dingo Did It Mural

Contemporary Australian Legend has it that a dingo stole and killed a 9 week old baby at Uluru.  Without doubt, it was proven that the dingo really did take the baby, but a percentage of the public remain unconvinced. From Asia, it arrived in Australia about 5,000 years ago and it remains a resilient natural canine, never […]

The Dingo Did It No. 16

Contemporary Australian Legend has it that a dingo stole and killed a 9 week old baby at Uluru.  Without doubt, it was proven that the dingo really did take the baby, but a percentage of the public remain unconvinced. From Asia, it arrived in Australia about 5,000 years ago and it remains a resilient natural […]

The Dingo Did It No. 14

Contemporary Australian Legend has it that a dingo stole and killed a 9 week old baby at Uluru.  Without doubt, it was proven that the dingo really did take the baby, but a percentage of the public remain unconvinced. From Asia, it arrived in Australia about 5,000 years ago and it remains a resilient natural […]

The Dingo Did It No 8

Contemporary Australian Legend has it that a dingo stole and killed a 9 week old baby at Uluru.  Without doubt, it was proven that the dingo really did take the baby, but a percentage of the public remain unconvinced. From Asia, it arrived in Australia about 5,000 years ago and it remains a resilient natural […]

The Dingo Did It No 7

Contemporary Australian Legend has it that a dingo stole and killed a 9 week old baby at Uluru.  Without doubt, it was proven that the dingo really did take the baby, but a percentage of the public remain unconvinced. From Asia, it arrived in Australia about 5,000 years ago and it remains a resilient natural […]

What Do Ya Wanna Do? No 2

Dank, grungy, maybe even a little strange and sinister. A crossover of childhood memories and grit. FOR SALE – buy the original, please enquire HERE Size – H60 x W80cm Medium – Acrylic on poly/cotton canvas Original paintings will be delivered via the most respected art specialists within Australia; and for international deliveries, paintings will […]

What Do Ya Wanna Do? No 1

Dank, grungy, maybe even a little strange and sinister. A crossover of childhood memories and grit. FOR SALE – buy the original, please enquire HERE Size – H60 x W80cm Medium – Acrylic on poly/cotton canvas Original paintings will be delivered via the most respected art specialists within Australia; and for international deliveries, paintings will […]

Australian big red kangaroo acrylic painting on linen by Merry Sparks

You Win Some, You Lose Some No 24

Ever heard of the Australian Big Red?  Well here they are in my representation of “Aussie Battlers” who make up a large percentage of the Australian population. Many people endure difficult financial times not only within Australia, but globally, and the survival of the fittest ensures prosperity for generations to come.  The ”X” which appears […]

Big Red Kangaroo acrylic on linen Australian painting by Merry Sparks

You Win Some, You Lose Some 23

Many people endure difficult financial times not only within Australia, but globally, and the survival of the fittest ensures prosperity for generations to come. The ”X” which appears on many paintings represents a point of contact – the kick by the kangaroo on the right to the one on the left. Both kangaroos shake violently […]

You Win Some, You Lose Some No 4

Many people endure difficult financial times not only within Australia, but globally, and the survival of the fittest ensures prosperity for generations to come. The ”X” which appears on many paintings represents a point of contact – the kick by the kangaroo on the right to the one on the left. Both kangaroos shake violently […]

The Dingo Did It No 4

Contemporary Australian Legend has it that a dingo stole and killed a 9 week old baby at Uluru.  Without doubt, it was proven that the dingo really did take the baby, but a percentage of the public remain unconvinced. From Asia, it arrived in Australia about 5,000 years ago and it remains a resilient natural […]

Follow Me, Follow You No 4

The Echidna – a cute, spiny, furry, egg-laying, pouched, mammal scurries around foraging for ants and termites and the only way you can tell its front from its back is its beak (yep, you heard correctly). It’s the Australian version of the Push Me Pull You.  We can all relate to that on occasion. FOR […]

Australia’s Favourite Spread No 1

Quick, Nutritious Meal Ingredients: 2 slices white soft bread 2 large free-range 70g eggs 1 tablespoon butter Lashings of Vegemite Pepper to taste Method: Toast the bread, fry the eggs sunny-side up and serve on top of toast spread with butter and vegemite, sprinkle with cracked pepper. YUM. Need I say more? FOR SALE – […]

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Dank, grungy, maybe even a little strange and sinister. A crossover of childhood memories and grit.

Merry Sparks - Follow Me Follow You

Follow Me Follow You No 3

The Echidna – a cute, spiny, furry, egg-laying, pouched, mammal scurries around foraging for ants and termites and the only way you can tell its front from its back is its beak (yep, you heard correctly). It’s the Australian version of the Push Me Pull You.  We can all relate to that on occasion. FOR […]


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