Dok A’s ‘Humphrey Mooncalf’ Figure

A few months ago, Dok A posted a teaser image of an upcoming figure he has in the works with newcomer toy design company, Pobber Toys. Well we now have another image to savor of the so-called ‘Humphrey Mooncalf,’ but what is it? … A body? Perhaps the tip of a hat (a...

Kathie Olivas, Brandt Peters & Travis Louie @ Cotton Candy Machine 10/14

In conjunction with this year’s New York Comic Con, Tara McPherson and Co. are hosting a Circus Posterus exhibition at Cotton Candy Machine Oct. 14th, showcasing new works from Kathie Olivas, Brandt Peters and Travis Louie. Circus followers can expect to see some new limited edition prints, 3D goodies and also some small originals (yay, affordable paintings!). The party kicks...

FERG x Grody Shogun ‘Young Gohst’ WIP

Too. freaking. awesome. News of a collaboration between FERG and Grody Shogun (Lulubell’s Luke Rook) has been floating around the interwebs for a while and CAD boardies got a taster early yesterday of the brilliance these two have in the works. Sculpted by Scott Wilkowski and produced in conjunction with Shogun, the 3-inch Japanese vinyl figure features a sculpted brain...

‘Monsters & Misfits’ Exhibition Clip and Photo Spread

You saw the set up video, now it’s time for the real thing! Japanese blogger Butfilp took this video during their recent visit to the Monsters and Misfits exhibition. Instantly transporting you to the Kusakabe Folk Museum, the clip walks you through the exhibition from start to finish. You’ll be stunned by the beauty of...

‘WAR’ IS ON!

We’re only an hour away from the opening of Medium War, FERG’s retrospective solo show at Rotofugi. The exhibition chronicles FERG’s series of ‘Squadt’ figures and … my god … he went full-out. Here you’ll see 1:1 Playge Doctors and Gassed Squadts, customs galore, prints, and a sneak peek at the upcoming .50...

KO x BP x S7: Ultra Squid Girl Prototype @ SDCC 2011

Thanks to the awesome toy bloggers who are all cruising the SDCC Cultyard as we speak, we have our first look at the new Ultra Squid Girl prototype by Kathie Olivas and Brandt Peters, from Super7 (#4729). Due in the fall, the outer figure on the left — get this — actually slides over the horned...

Kidrobot x David Flores x Disney: Thumper

Released: November 2009Designer: David FloresHeight: 6.75 inchesWidth: 5.5 inchesList: $50Edition size: 400 of each colour Like many kids, I was weaned on Disney movies from the moment I could open my puffy little infant eyeballs. Beauty and the Beast? Check. Aladdin? Of course. Alice In Wonderland? Hell, I still do....

Coming Soon: Octopus Girl from Kathie Olivas, Brandt Peters & Chris Ryniak

The second release from Circus Posterus’ new mini Elizabeth series is Octopus Girl, which is based off a customKathie Olivas, Brandt Peters and Chris Ryniak collaborated on for Monsters & Misfits in Japan this past April. Standing 8 inches tall and hand-painted with oil and acrylic, I’m loving the juxtaposition of this delicate, beautiful creature being consumed by...

Travis Louie Custom Stan Skelve for ‘Bewitching’ 10/7

After teasing us with a delightful WIP of this fella last month, Travis Louie’s custom Stan Skelve returns in his full, monochromatic glory! As part of Stranger Factory’s Bewitching Halloween exhibition, the piece stands 9 inches and is acrylic on resin. And if he’s anything like his ghostly brother, his little slippers come off, too (that part...

CP’s Silkscreen Project: Drumrolllllll, please!

AND THERE YOU HAVE IT: taking the fifth and grand finale position on the board is Kathie Olivas! Likely a predictable outcome for many, but honestly, I can’t even explain how much it pained me to crop this in … it took forever to settle on a spot that encapsulates...