Scott Tolleson

A fantastic mix of designer toys from three amazing artists
The corner booth at DesignerCon that housed Scott Tolleson, Lana Crooks, and Carson Catlin had a eye-catching combination of plushes and figures, both original and customized. It also had several tantalizing con-exclusives av... read feature

Kookie No Good

De Korner, Scott Tolleson bring us Kookie No Good

A Chinese New Year surprise ... just don't break him opwn
Jan 30
Scott Tolleson's new work with De Korner is a pouty little bowtie-weatring fortune cookie named Kookie No Good. What is he no good at? Well, might just be fortune telling for all we know, but the little guy (he's a 3.5-inch-t... read
Also featuring Leecifer, Lana Crooks and Carson Catlin
A lot of artists had shared booths at DesignerCon, like they do at larger conventions, but Scott Tolleson might have taken the cake in this regard. Not only was he manning a booth this year, but Leecifer, Lana Crooks and Cars... read feature

DCon 2013: Ink It Labs

DesignerCon 2013: Ink It Labs

Wooden (designer) toys for girls and boys
Nov 13
The folks at Ink It Labs brought plenty of wooden collectibles with them to DesignerCon 2013. Those included Scott Tolleson's Lil Rufus, the S.S. Meow Meow from Crowded Teeth, Onorio D'Epiro's Flower Eater, and-&nbs... read
Scott Tolleson's Rufus will be an exclusive at the event
According to one of Scott Tolleson's Instagram posts, a legend speaks of the first infected zombie, a boy named Rufus. In honor of the tragic lad, Scott has partnered up with Ink It Labs to create a unique wooden toy tha... read feature

3DRetro DCon exclusives

Here are 3DRetro's DesignerCon exclusives

Strife and Sire, Bitta Critta to have glow in the dark versions
Nov 07
3DRetro's DesignerCon offerings are of the glow-in-the-dark variety, taking two recent releases and making them a little brighter at night. First, there's the MoonSHINE Bitta Critta, taking Scott Tolleson's character and maki... read
This plush is fresh to death
Just days ago, we discussed the teaser images of Scott Tolleson and Lana Crooks' Deadbeet plush that had been cropping up on Instagram. We now have clear images of the plush along with all the juicy information we had be... read feature

Available at the upcoming DesignerCon
Fans of designer toys are no doubt familiar with Scott Tolleson's Deadbeet soft vinyl figure. The toy has graced the pages of Tomopop more than a few times and even had its own custom art show at Los Angeles' Toy Art Gallery.... read feature

NYCC 2013: Kidrobot

NYCC 2013: Kidrobot

The next Kidrobot Black piece debuts
Oct 14
Kidrobot's NYCC offerings included the reveal of their newest Kidrobot Black vinyl figure. It's called Murder, by British artist Craww, and features a 12-inch-tall woman cloaked in a feathered crow-like outfit. She also comes... read
Dunny Evolved

Kidrobot's new Dunny series is Evolved

A little different twist on the same old platform
Oct 09
Kidrobot's next blind-boxed Dunny series — Dunny Evolved — is here, but it's got a slightly different twist. Instead of recruiting a bunch of artists for the 15 Dunnys in the series, there's only five: Huck Gee, M... read
Bartholomew Punchyface

All colorways of Bartholomew Punchyface now available

Now available at a little stranger's online store
Sep 09
Tomopop has been reporting on the development of Luke Chueh and Scott Tolleson's Bartholomew Punchyface plush since the little guy was just a conceptual design sketch. Now, the adorable bear has grown into a real boy (err, to... read
A trio of fantastic artists show off their wares
The booth housing artists Gary Ham, Scott Tolleson, and Julie West was my first stop on preview night of San Diego Comic Con. The space was laden with prototypes for future toys and con-exclusive goods. I came there for Gary'... read feature

Scott Tolleson and Luke Chueh's poor little nerd bear returns
Scott Tolleson and Luke Chueh's adorably pitiful Bartholomew Punchyface plush is seeing his second release at San Diego Comic Con. You may remember his initial release in April 2013, in which he wore a green sweater with brow... read feature

New Raaar! pre-orders

Jay Bee Raaar! pre-orders begin today

Scott Tolleson, Dynamite Rex, De Korner come together for exclusive
Jul 10
A new Raaar! has arisen, and the design of the dino called Jay Bee is unmistakably Scott Tolleson's work. An exclusive to De Korner, the 6-inch figure is coming in the third quarter of 2013 (around November) and appears to be... read
Scott Tolleson's creation the latest exclusive
The latest 3D Retro SDCC release is a little fellow we knew was coming sometime this year: Scott Tolleson's Bitta Critta. Seen recently on an OutsmART Originals T-shirt, this is the 5-inch-tall vinyl debut of Scott's little c... read feature

Even Deadbeets aren't safe from Carson Catlin's knives

Meet Julienned
Jun 07
Carson Catlin has shared his latest eviscerated custom, which takes the form of one of Scott Tolleson's sofubi Deadbeets. It's going to be at Toy Art Gallery for the Deadbeet Show, starting June 29th. This custom will be... read
Custom Cavey sneak peek

A look at some of the custom Caveys for Friday's show

Some are cute and cuddly, others ... not so much
May 29
This Friday marks the Custom Vinyl Cavey Show in London, and as a peek, we're getting to see the customs a little early. There are 41 customs that are part of the show, all of which have now been posted to the Hey Cavey blog.... read
The Making Of

Learn the history of Bartholomew Punchyface

It looks like quite the merry road
May 10
Here at Tomopop, we have followed Bartholomew Punchyface's long and arduous journey to plush-hood and, up until this point, it has all been from an outsider's point-of-view. But, Holly Stanway a.k.a a little stranger, the art... read
Giant Robot gallery celebrates the plush's debut
It is release parties like the one for the Bartholomew Punchyface plush that really make me love living in Los Angeles. The event took place over in the Little Osaka area at the Giant Robot gallery a.k.a. GR2. Both Luke ... read feature

Bartholomew Punchyface releasing April 13 with a party

And you are invited!
Apr 04
It has been a near unbearable wait but Bartholomew Punchyface, the nerdy bear plush collaboration between Luke Chueh and Scott Tolleson (produced by 3DRetro), is finally being released on Saturday, April 13. If you live ... read

More pics of Bartholomew Punchyface emerge!

And he is looking un-bear-ably cute
Jan 07
Luke Chueh and Scott Tolleson's Bartholomew Punchyface plush was teased way back in late June of last year. We then saw the prototype made by Holly Stanway a.k.a. a little stranger at San Diego Comic Con 2012. Since... read

OutsmART Originals' next shirt is a Scott Tolleson debut

Say hi to Bitta Critta, now through Dec. 17
Dec 10
The latest from Outsmart Originals is yet again a T-shirt, but this time around, the artist is Scott Tolleson with his Bitta Critta T-shirt. The grumpy little fellow has made some appearances over the past few years, but this... read
We finish up our coverage of the plush par-tay!
It may have been a while since part one of our coverage for Cavey's American Cousins, a pop-up art show that took place on November 10, but that doesn't make the event's custom Cavey toys any less awesome. Last time, we ... read feature

DesignerCon 2012: Dynamite Rex

Dinosaurs, plus designer toys, always equals win
Nov 06
Based on my initial reaction to seeing Dynamite Rex's first figure, Raar!, as well as some of your comments, we knew we had to stop by the booth and check out this little dino dude with the dynamite in mouth. It looks as if R... read

DesignerCon 2012: Scott Tolleson

The Nosellots family adds one more
Nov 04
Companies weren't the only one in attendance at DesignerCon: plenty of artists had their own booths, too, and once again this year, Scott Tolleson was among them. The booth this year included both the new Melange colorway of ... read
Chock full of Martians, superheroes, monster carrots and Jedi!
Part 1 of our Big Bad DesignerCon 2012 Roundup had a lot in it, sure ... but it barely scratched the surface. We're on to Part 2, and this time, we've got some more familiar names for designer toy fans. Kuso Vinyl, Evilo... read feature

Cavey's American Cousins are fully revealed

Now, I am even more psyched about the show!
Oct 31
Okay, no more teasers now. This is the real deal. We have the full images of the custom Cavey plushes set to appear at the pop-up art show, Cavey's American Cousins, taking place in Hollywood on Saturday, November 10. Curated... read

Last six artists revealed for Cavey show's line up

SketOne, Angry Woebots, Luke Chueh, Mochi Mochi, Onell Designs, and Scott Tolleson's customs are teased
Oct 26
We are edging forever closer to November 10, the night of Cavey's American Cousins plush show in Hollywood, California. We have already given you sneak peeks of six of the twelve artists who will be showing off their custom C... read
Signings, exclusives, and collabs!
New York Comic Con is swiftly approaching and Tenacious Toys planning on taking part in a big way. Their booth, number 3121, is one you will certainly want to hit up. Why? Well, how you feel about artist signings? And event e... read feature

Outsmart Originals

Who is Outsmart Originals?

Sep 22
So who is Outsmart Originals? It's a company led by Kevin Winnik, formerly of Toy2R USA before they closed their doors, describing the company on their Facebook page as "bringing exceptional designs to the masses using m... read

Uncle Argh Noir Edition Qee headed to Tenacious Toys

Exclusive to be on sale Wednesday, Sept. 19
Sep 18
You might remember back in March, we posted about a Kickstarter for Scott Tolleson, Toy2R and Tenacious Toys' Uncle Argh Noir Edition Qee. Well, the Kickstarter was a success, the Qees have been shipped off to the backers, an... read

Checking in with the customs for The Super Suck Up

Latest reveals include art from Scott Tolleson, DrilOne, Onell Design, Luke Chueh and more
Sep 10
A while back, it was announced that The Super Suck Up was coming to DesignerCon, and that a number of artists would be lending their skills to customizing some Suckadelic figures. So, just about two months out from the show, ... read

Nosellots Super Show Shindig comes to Screaming Sky

Aug 09
Are you a fan of Scott Tolleson's Nosellots plush series and characters? Happen to live within a reasonable distance from Portland? Well, you're in luck: the Nosellots Super Show Shindig comes to Screaming Sky Gallery st... read

The SDCC madness continues with a trip to booth #4836, belonging to Gary Ham, Scott Tolleson, and Julie West. The biggest news was the prototype of Bart Bear, the plush collaboration between Scott Tolleson, Luke Chueh, and Ho... read feature

Bart Bear is so cute, it'll make you cry

Jun 28
Holly Stanway (a.k.a. a little stranger), Scott Tolleson, and Luke Chueh are working together to cook up something extra-special.  It's a new plush by the name of Bart Bear. He was designed by Scott and Luke then ma... read

Toy2R announces four new Qees from four artists

Jun 27
Toy2R has a bunch of new Qees coming out in the next few months; in fact, four of them have already been announced by Toy2R, each featuring a different artist and different theme. Whether you want an undead warrior, an o... read

Sayjo Bean's exclusive colorway revealed!

Jun 18
Sayjo Bean of Scott Tolleson's Nosellots was previewed only last week on Tomopop. And now, we have found an image of her exclusive colorway, courtesy of Scott's twitter account. I love the color scheme for this one, even more... read

Designed by Scott Tolleson with Screaming Sky Gallery, the next Nosellots plush, Sayjo Bean, will be sold for the first time at the San Diego Comic Con this July. And much like the Francis plush at Scott's booth at WonderCon,... read feature

Scott Tolleson and Howie Green create new MAQETs

Jun 02
Have you been to the MAQET site lately? If so, you may have noticed two new additions to the line-up, Scott Tolleson's DIY Bernie Cotton as well as Howie Green's new artist edition series featuring MAQET bear f... read

The Missing Elements comes to Stranger Factory May 4

Apr 28
Scott Tolleson and Brandon "Ragnar" Johnson are names fans of designer toys might know, but did you know both are also accomplished 2-D artists? Starting on May 4 at Stranger Factory, Scott and Ragnar will be showing off new ... read

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