Sticks & Stones Shitty Interview No.96
For their dope issue 14 printed mag, Off the Rails asked me to Shitty Interview myself. So here it is. Sticks & Stones Shitty Interview No.96 with me, Creative Director, Ainsley Hutchence 🙂
& while I’m here, thank you to everyone who has visited this site, purchased our book & merch, submitted epic shoots, or contributed & supported in any way! It brings me so much pleasure building this platform & every bit of support helps me continue on this shared creative journey. Fucking love ya’ll!
Sticks & Stones: What do you believe in?
Ainsley Hutchence: People! There sure are a lot of fuckers in the world! but let’s not let them ruin it for the rest of us! Power to the people!
Sticks & Stones: You have to swap out your left hand with something in your house. What do you choose & why?
Ainsley Hutchence: My little film point & shoot so I can take happy snappies all day erry day!
Sticks & Stones: What can’t we read about you on the internet?
Ainsley Hutchence: I broke my elbow when I was 8. Now it is fuuuuuucked! (Refer to illustration). Also, I am horrible at drawing & spelling.
Sticks & Stones: 5 things that make you mad?
Ainsley Hutchence: PMS, close-mindedness, misogyny, sexism, racism, inequality, etc. Coke farts, negative vibes, uneducated opinions, skid marks on the toilet, stupid rules (policies & procedures), stupid questions (ask google!), bad breath, ego, uncomfortable clothes!
Sticks & Stones: What’s next for you?
Ainsley Hutchence: More fun Sticks & Stones merch! It’s been a long time coming. More shoots!
Sticks & Stones: 5 things you fuck with rn?
Ainsley Hutchence: 1. Creatives supporting other creatives! 2. Raw cacao powder, 3. Farmers markets (support your locals!). 4. Coffee table books. 5. Animal videos, especially the unlikely friend’s ones.
Sticks & Stones: Aside from your own, what other coffee table books do you have in your house?
Ainsley Hutchence: So many! Some examples; ‘Images you should not masturbate to’, ‘Penis Pokey’, ‘Vivienne Westwood’, ‘Crap Taxidermy’.
Sticks & Stones: What/who inspires you?
Ainsley Hutchence: Comic geniuses, eg. Larry David. My sexy partner Matty who is a design genius! He designed our book & merch & helped me take Sticks to the next level. Thank you boo boo. My daughter Ula who is not going to take shit from anyone!
Sticks & Stones: What’s your star sign & how do you relate?
Ainsley Hutchence: Taurus. See illustration.
Sticks & Stones: What would your family photo look like?
Ainsley Hutchence: Matty Bouris (partner), Ula Coco (daughter), Me, Danger (Italian Mastiff). (See photo).