Our fill-in-friday series is a brief perspective into the lives of the random, whether it be visual artists like Nathan Bell (below) or illustrators, photographers, skaters, pretty much whoever will fill the damn thing out.  Side by side, they amuse us, we hope they amuse you too.. click on the tag above to see all tha rest.




Who are you in 100 words or less.

Born in the midwest but I live in Los Angeles. I am strongly influenced by music, pop culture and vintage graphics, and like making things by hand. I run a beard grooming line called Beard Buddy that I started with my buddy Gareth. I enjoy the finer things in life, such as vinyl records, pugs and obscure soda pops. 

Who would make you star struck?

Larry David

Who is your biggest inspiration in life?

Larry David



Two things we should know about you..

I hate coffee. 

I love whiskey.

Your last meal consists of two things, what is it: 

Pizza and pierogies.

Two websites aside from email/social media that you go to the most: 



Two favorite cities and why… 

Los Angeles – Great weather, rad people and lots to do

Detroit – the music legacy, good people and sports culture



What do you do for a living? 

I am a freelance graphic designer and visual artist.

What makes you LOL? 

When my dog Henry farts, scares himself and then turns around and smells said fart. 

What is your life’s motto/philosophy?

Cash rules everything around me – wu tang


If  you could go anywhere in the world, all expenses paid, where would you go?

Australia. Australians are super nice, plus they love beer and have koalas.

If you could only pick one person to go with you on this trip who would it be?

My G/F. She likes beer more than me.

If your friends were to describe you what would they say?

That I am a quiet riot.



Favorite movie of all time?


Favorite guilty pleasure?

My iphone 

Favorite music right now?

the boss, king dude, 69 boyz

Where can we find you:


mrnathanbell@gmail.com / @mrnathanbell / @nathanbell / 

nathan-bell.com / #art / #beards

Nathan Bell is one half of a creative bearded team that brings a variety of face farming tools to the bearded buddies of the world.  Entitled “Beard Buddy” you can find his grooming dog tags, beard tamers, and foaming accessories at

Beard-Buddy.com.  Stay tuned for Nathan Bell’s full on profile in our next published issue!!