Category Archives: Customs

Warpaint Absoluton by Bwana Spoons

Bwana Spoons has collaborated with his buddy T9G again and has released a “Warpaint” Absoluton run at his all new online shop! Painted with layers of traditional paints and Monster Kolor on vinyl, they’re all one-offs and will be shipped blind for the price of $220 a piece, including a header card and an additional print. All orders placed from now through Sunday will get an additional patch and will be entering a lottery for a free one-off figure!

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Cometdebris Halloween 2014 Unlucky Bags

Koji Harmon of Cometdebris will be releasing this year’s Halloween Unlucky Bags on October 18th at 10pm Pacific time! As with previous bags, there will be all kinds of customs, micro runs, unpainted editions and unreleased test shot colors, and Cometdebris have included 2 brand new sculpts in several bags as well! They will be available in 3 sizes: a small bag with 1 mini and 1 medium sculpt for $111, a medium bag with 2 minis and 2 medium toys for $222, as well as a large bag with the same content as the medium one, but with an additional Zagoran by Gargamel for the total price of $333.

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Tiny Little Objects by Dehara at Giant Robot, part 2

Although I did miss the announcement a while ago, Giant Robot have invited Yukinori Dehara for another “Tiny Little Objects” show at their gallery (on display until August 20th) and have just released quite a bunch of new toys at their online store! There are all kinds of handpainted sofubi micros with sizes of around 1 inch, priced at $10 and also available in small sets, plus some recent Motoyoshi Nabura and Ishida Ho-Nyo colorways for $55 and $50 respectively. Now is the time to finally get your hands on some Dehara vinyl easily!

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But what would a good Dehara exhibition be without lots of handmade paper clay sculptures? With prices between $40 and $75, they measure from 1 to 3.5 inches tall – be sure to visit the shop for dozens of more figures!

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Death Rides Again at Toy Art Gallery

Toy Art Gallery is proud to announce this month’s show, featuring new works by Doubleparlour, Mike Egan and Lurk: Death Rides Again! Opening on August 9th from 7-10pm, the exhibition includes original paintings, drawings, prints and resin sculptures, as well as the soft vinyl debuts from both Lurk (previously teased) and Doubleparlour! Titled “Merryners”, Doubleparlour will are having a 4-pieces series with the first teaser consisting of the unpainted Uwie & Chap figures below.

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Uwie & Chap

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Doubleparlour one-offs

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“Playing With Fire” at FOE Gallery

FOE Gallery in Northampton, MA will be hosting a group exhibition with an opening reception on Friday, August 8th: Playing With Fire! Featuring customs, collaborations and micro runs by Paul Kaiju and Mutant Vinyl Hardcore across numerous figures, as well as several paintings by Michael Skattum, whose Slimebat toy has also been painted by both artists. Something you should definitely be checking out if you’re in the area!

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Modified Wool show at RayGun Comics Hackney in London

Fugi.me and Taylored Curiosities are proud to announce and curate “Modified Wool”, a custom group show based on Chima Group‘s Wool toy! Exhibiting at the RayGun Comics Hackney store in London from July 26th at 4pm until August 9th, any pieces still available afterwards will be sold through Fugi.me.

The 30 participating artists include A Little Stranger, Blue Frog, Fakir, J*RYU, Jackie Maddocks, Lisa Rae Hansen, Lunabee, Map Map, Mark Nagata, Matt Jones, MCA, Mecha Virus, Mister Lister, Okkle, Onorio, Pickled Circus, PJ Constable, Pocket Wookie, Robotic Industries, Run DMB, Scott Tolleson, Sergey Safanov, Stitches & Glue, TADO, Taylored Curiosoities, Toy Terror, Uamou, Ume Toys, Uncle Absinth, and more…

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