Super7 will be releasing Brian Flynn's spooky totem vinyl, the Burnt Offerings DokuDuo. This piece is cast in dark red vinyl with orange, yellow and metallic purple sprays. It will be available for purchase on Friday October 28th 2011 at Noon Pacific for $35.00 each.
"The Epic Adventures of Swampy McSwamperson" custom toy show will be presented by the folks at Blamo Toys. Artists will be showing off their skills on Blamo's DIY Swampy figures. They will be previewing all of the finished customs at Blamo's D-Con booth on November 5th 2011, but the official show opening will be on November 17th 2011 in San Francisco at the Million Fishes Gallery.
This might be one of the creepiest things I have ever posted on Plastic and Plush. PillowMob is a company that makes custom pillows...shaped like a head...featuring your photo. Just imagine waking up next to that thing.
Like a number of these create-you-own-plush sites, you'll be able to upload your own photo and pick the "hair" color on the back of the plush. And $25.00 will get you one of these.
UK artist and Dunny designer Sneaky Raccoon will be commemorating her 5 years of being Sneaky with a ghoulish group show at Kidrobot London. Tales From The Sneaky Crypt will open on Friday October 28th 2011 from 6:00PM to 10:00PM at Kidrobot's Covent Garden location. Join the Sneaky Crypt and help raise money for the McMillian Cancer Support.
This freaky 4-day exhibit will feature artist friends and fiends:
TADO, Jamfactory, A Little Stranger, Cavey, Lunartik, Emily Bee, Felt Mistress, Waste, Map Map, Loulou & Tummie, Lunabee, Cris Rose, Triclops Studio, Jon Paul Kaiser, MEGAMUNDEN, Phil Corbett, Okkle, Anabelle Nielsen, Mimic, Tesselate, Steve Fable, Poked Studio, Clark Rotharmel, Podgy Panda, Creature Kebab, Rhys Brown, Jenn & Tony Bot, Dolly Oblong, Planet Domu, Fadeworks and Sneaky Raccoon
Snack Tap, a collaboration of two Argentinan studios - DGPH on design and illustrations and Lateral View on programming - have released their first iPhone App. Monst the Infernal Orchestra is a Game that combines, fun, monsters, Halloween, and retro gaming. If you're a fan of DGPH, while this isn't Molestown, you still might get a kick out of it.
If you've never head of the Little Lotus Project, 12 artists from around the world have been chosen to travel to a remote region along the Thailand/Burma border to help refugee children through arts and music programs. This unique mission's purpose is to expose these children to arts and music programs from both a cultural and palliative standpoint while bringing a broader awareness to the refugee situation. The original artwork that will be created by these artists and children will be auctioned off to raise money for the cause.
The four participating US artists (Ritzy Periwinkle, Angry Woebots, J★RYU and Daniel Zana) have created a Kickstarter page designed to help raise the funds needed in order to pay for the costs of this trip along with the necessary costs to help Daniel Zana, the creator of the movie "The Vinyl Frontier", film this trip for a followup movie. Every artist will need to raise and pay for all expenses, so your support would be greatly appreciated in any way.
I guess it's possible that you won't be watching any NBA games this year. Maybe you'll be watching your favorite players in some Euro League or catching replays on ESPN Classic. Nonetheless, Bleacher Creatures has released six new 14" tall plush NBA superstars.
The six players are as follows (as pictured): Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers); LeBron James (Miami Heat); Carmelo Anthony (New York Knicks); Derrick Rose (Chicago Bulls); Rajon Rondo (Boston Celtics); Blake Griffin (Los Angeles Clippers). Each of these Bleacher Creatures can be purchased for $21.99.
Hey Cavey and the Hang Gang have joined forces to bring you a new Cavey design. Based on ‘Dave’ The Hang Gang mascot, these crowned Caveys will be available in 2 colors: Grey and Pink. The pink version is limited to 20 pieces and can only be purchased in a pair, with the grey version, for £30.00 (about $48) plus shipping. Ten sets will be available at the launch party of the ‘Icons’ custom toy show taking place in Leeds this Friday October 28th 2011. The other 10 sets will be available to buy online via the Hang Gang website at 7:00PM on Saturday October 29th 2011.
Lisastarchild Pinkston of Sleepy Robot 13 presents the Robots of the Apocalypse. "When the impending Robot apocalypse arrives some will be with us, while others will be against us." These are individually handmade with articulated arm. The 3.5" tall figures are limited to 3 pieces each. Depending on the design, they are available in the $15-$20 each range.
Donta Santistevan has released three new custom Dunnys. The Triplets Custom Dunnys are available in orange, blue and pink. Each one of these can be purchased for $40.00. However, if you act quickly, you can pick up all three for $100.00.