Super Limited Head Salesman Tiki Mug Sales Will Benefit Local Tiki Bars Including Strongwater
Enchanted Tiki Bar on Instagram just announced a super limited run of Special Edition Head Salesman Tiki mugs designed by Tiki Tum. The new mugs feature an elaborate hand painted glaze of red, yellow, brown, white, and black glazes.
Twelve Head Salesman mugs will be auctioned off with proceeds going toward local Tiki bars, such as Tiki Ti, Strongwater Anaheim, and Stowaway Tiki. Head Salesman is a very large mug standing just under 12″ tall. The first edition of 200 sold very quickly.
The designer, Tiki Tum, is also known as Paul Briggs. Paul Co-Directed Raya and the Last Dragon at Disney Animation and creates Tiki and oceania inspired drawings via his Instagram. His design has been sculpted by the incredibly talented Squid and is being produced by the folks at Tiki Bauer.
Squid, also known as Dave Cohen, is a sculptor of Tiki mugs, an illustrator, a type designer, and a musician. He has sculpted over 200 mugs.
Bauer Pottery, also known as Tiki Bauer, was founded in Kentucky, but is now based out of Los Angeles, California. They produce a variety of ceramics, including Tiki mugs, dinnerwear and petware. Their foray into tiki mugs began in December of 2007 with the introduction of several mugs, such as Surfer Girl, Big Mouth and Two Face. Once the large demand for their mugs had been determined, Bauer Pottery released several designs in limited runs on their website.
If you are interested in bidding on one of the twelve multi-colored Head Salesman mugs we recommend following Enchanted Tiki Bar’s Facebook. The first three mugs will be auctioned on that page.