Mike Myers Paints Now

Mike Myers, in simpler times.

Mike Myers, in simpler times.

In a lengthy interview with GQ, pegged to his new documentary Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon, Mike Myers tells the magazine:

“And I make things. I make about a painting a week. I started painting about two and a half, three years ago. A friend of mine who’s an amazing painter named Damian Loeb, I would go over just to watch him paint, and then one day he said, ‘Why don’t you paint?'”

Why not indeed. He has gone on to paint his wife, his dog, and Colonel Sanders. Larry Gagosian and Pace Gallery, take note. The rest of you, just go about your business. We’ll get through this.