We Talk With Mr. Uglydoll Himself – David Horvath

We chat it up with Uglydoll, Noupa, Little Bony, Pounda, Wonderplan 51, etc. creator David Horvath. With a number of toys and projects on the horizon, we get the inside scoop. (My questions are in black – David’s answers are…

William Wray – Fine Artist

Everyone knows Bill Wray from his work on Ren and Stimpy, his monthly comic strip – Monroe – that runs in Mad Magazine, and his comics (including Big Blown Baby and Hellboy Jr.) Now, Bill is concentrating on fine art…

Behind Blythe…at Rotofugi

Rotofugi is proud to present “Behind Blythe”, an exhibition detailing the revival of Blythe dolls by Japan’s Cross World Connections (CWC). Exhibit Dates: September 17 through October 16, 2005 Location: Rotofugi Designer Toy Store & Gallery 1953 W. Chicago Ave….

Wheaty Wheat Back Online

Wheaty Wheat Studios newly revamped website is now up and running. It’s something that I have been looking forward to as they really are putting out some of the hottest new toys in the designer genre. They have a lot…

The Other Side of the Tracks

The Nest Art Factory presents: The Other Side of the Tracks Featuring Works By: Sket One Opening Reception: Friday Sep 23, 2005 at 6:30 PM Where: The Nest Art Factory 512 Hancock Ave. Bridgeport, CT 06611

Wootini Wrap Up

Tonight began the month long exhibition of art from Andrew Bell – the creator of The Creatures In My Head at Carrboro, North Carolina’s Wootini. On display were a load of amazing artwork and prints…customized toys…zliks…circus punks (even though my…

A Big Toy Weekend

This weekend brings events to New York City and North Carolina. Gary Baseman in NYC Friday Sept 9th 6-9pm Signing at Yoyamart Saturday Sept 10th 6-9pm Solo Show at Jonathan LeVine Gallery mimoco – mimobots Launch Friday Sept 9th 6-10pm…

Camille Rose Garcia and NTF

Necessaries Toy Foundation is set to launch their latest figures Lulu and Cherry Girl – by Camille Rose Garcia. As we all know about NTF – their products are top notch! So this one will most definitely be worth the…

David Horvath’s 2-Faced Dunny Set 2

Kidrobot has released a sneak peek of the new set of mini Dunnys from Uglydoll creator David Horvath. Unlike the first set, these will be sold individually (and not as a packaged set). Much like the last set of Horvath…

Coming this October…

I.W.G. minis!! We’ve been waiting for these figures for a long time (or maybe it just feels like a long time). And it appears that our wait is almost over. In time for Halloween, we should all be able to…

A trip to Target…

This post has absolutely nothing to do with toys…but since it is a blog…I thought you might enjoy hearing about what YOU can pick up at your local Target store. So, I was shopping with my wife this past weekend…

REVIEW: I.W.G.’s Irra, Desmond and Astrid

As most readers realize…I really enjoy Rocket World’s Insurgents Wilderness Gruppo (I.W.G.). The line of figures received my award for the Best Toy Line of 2004 with their initial release of animal characters. Since then, Rocket World (otherwise known as…