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SDCC 2015: Gary Ham photo

SDCC 2015: Gary Ham

If you couldn't get to SDCC to see Gary Ham's new creations, don't worry: he also posted a photo of the trio on his Instagram for you. One of the three is actually vinyl -- the Find Your Ohana variant of his Wooper Looper, colored in a shin...

 
 
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Huxley emerges from the Wood Candy Workshop

Cameron Tiede's Wood Candy Workshop debuted at last year's DesignerCon, and a new friend has just emerged from the workshop bench. Meet Huxley, a handmade wooden creation standing 5.5 inches from the top of his ears to the tips of his toes....

 
 
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Wood Candy Workshop's Scrambled Wood debuting at DCon

Cameron Tiede has an interesting new project by the name of Wood Candy Workshop, and no surprise, he's got some new wooden collectibles. The first batch of Scrambled Wood figures are here, and the 3-inch-tall pieces have a few nice touches....

 
 
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I am Groot and you can too by watching this video

This isn't so much a collectible as it is a unique art piece, but why should that stop anyone from lusting after it? What you're looking at is a wood carving of Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy, made by artist Griffon Ramsey. How did Grif...

 
 
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Nicky Lewis' wooden DIY figure is Fo' Chisel

Fo' Chisel, a wooden and resin DIY figure from by UK-based designer Nicky Lewis, has just been released to the public for purchase. The 6-inch figure design's pretty simple: a cube-shaped head, along with a round body and arms that hav...

 
 
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Grandfather builds giant Gundam out of wood

Once again a guy in Japan proves just how cool old people are. Wanting to craft something that would impress his grandchildren, 66-year-old Kenichi Okada built this huge version of Zeta Gundam that stands two meters tall (6.5 feet). He want...

 
 
DCon 2013: Ink It Labs photo

DesignerCon 2013: Ink It Labs

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-  Oh my gosh, ...

 
 
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DesignerCon 2013: Andrew Bell and Gary Ham

For this event, Andrew Bell shared a table with Gary Ham at booth #703. Andrew Bell showed some new stuff like his Dealmaker “Blueblood” edition with MPHlabs. He also brought along some older stuff like Groobs, ZLIKS, and many ...

 
 
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Ink It Labs to bring the wooden undead to DesignerCon

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 that will be on sa...

 
 
DCon: Carson Catlin photo

Owls and more round off Carson Catlin's DCon wares

Following the reveal of his badass mofo custom for DesignerCon, Carson Catlin has sent along photos and information regarding the rest of what he's showing at the event. Check out the gallery for images of five micro reticulated Munnyworld ...

 
 
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Custom Made Monday: Cuddly zombies and bunnies

Monday already? This weekend was pretty big! New York Comic Con, the release of Pokemon X/Y, and the new season of The Walking Dead premiered. All good things, especially if you're into all three. Now after such an awesome weekend, we...

 
 
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Myplasticheart shows their first exclusives for NYCC

Myplasticheart has so far announced two exclusives for New York Comic Con. The first exclusive comes from Japanese artist, Yoskay Yamamoto. Yamamoto has partnered with Mighty Jaxx to turn one of his creations into a great figure. Taking a ...

 
 
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The Forest Speaks to Yosiell Lorenzo and his new releases

Yosiell Lorenzo has a new series of releases coming Friday called The Forest Speaks, and it's a pretty variable little bunch. They include all the following, releasing in Yosiell's shop at 11 a.m. Pacific (2 p.m. Eastern, 6 p.m. GMT) o...

 
 
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Prepare for cute carved robots from Loulou

In this vinyl world, I love coming across toys made from wood. These beautifully crafted wooden toys are from Loulou of Loulou and Tummie. Called Winsome Woodbots, some of these robots are craved into cute depictions of modern technology. ...

 
 
Mighty Jaxx's Sideways photo

Yoskay Yamamoto and Mighty Jaxx go Sideways

I've been wondering what Yoskay Yamamoto has been up to for a while, since we haven't heard much from him, but now we know what he's been up to: a collaborative piece with Mighty Jaxx he's calling Sideways. The 4-inch-by-7-inch-by-4-inch pi...

 
 
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The Triplets of Clutterville arrive May 11

Clutter's next show is a triple-team of total terror ... okay, not really. The Triplets of Clutterville is a three-person show featuring work from Haus of Boz, Squink!, and Gary Ham, three artists who aren't at all known for their scary cre...

 
 
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How much wood could a wooden Chopper chop...

If you've read my review of the Cobbanii wooden desk and chair set then you know I'm a big fan of figures and the like made of wood. So it should be no surprise that I'm really excited to see Bullmark has taken up the task of making a ...

 
 
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Tomopop Interview: Renegadecow

Carlos, better known as renegadecow, is the creator of some of my favorite pieces of My Little Pony artwork that I have seen in recent years. These automaton creations are so incredibly creative, and so well executed, that I just can't beli...

 
 
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Cavey vinyl show teasers pop up online

The Cavey Instagram account has been busy posting teasers for the upcoming Cavey Vinyl Show in May. So far, there's a few teasers from some familiar artists, like Gary Ham and his little wooden Cavey car/arch combo. Or RunDMB's blue and bla...

 
 
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Tomopop Review: Cobbanii's 1/12 wooden desk and chair

Plastic is over rated. No, really, it's good at a lot of things, but no matter what you do with it it's still plastic. Sure, it can be sculpted and detailed using every trick known to make it look like wood, but you don't get the feel, the ...

 
 
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TADO introduces us to Panda Otaku

The duo known as TADO won't just be at ToyCon UK: they're bringing a brand new figure serieswith them, Panda Otaku. Mike and Katie's character from the series, whose name is Jerry, has been carved into wood by British artist Nick Hunter, an...

 
 
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Amanda Visell's wooden idols impress

Beyond my punny antics, you really should check out these wonderful wooden idols. Hand-sculpted and casted, Amanda Visell's catalog of custom works are absolutely delightful.She's got everything from video game characters and comi...

 
 
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Kuso Vinyl's latest brings luck ... and a touch of wood

A new release from Kuso Vinyl has arrived: the Black Japan colorway of little Luckitty Pon. Priced at US$10.95 and limited to 300 pieces, it's got the same Rotobox-designed look, just with a kuroneko touch to it. It's also a slightly differ...

 
 
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Hang around with Yosiell Lorenzo's Secret Keepers

We've gotten some news from Yosiell Lorenzo about his newest Sicklings piece, the Sicklings Secret Keepers. Instead of being a small figure, these are 3-inch-by-5-inch Sickling resin faces mounted on a wooden plaque, painted to look weather...

 
 
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Gary Ham's Whoogle Android APs on sale this week

This Friday, Feb. 22, Gary Ham is releasing the artist proof of his Whoogle the Owl Android from the Android Series 3 set. Consisting of 32 Whoogles, each one comes signed and numbered, but 16 of them are special. Why? Because those 16 will...

 
 
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Bewitching II, Dead Wood opening this Friday

Stranger Factory (109 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, N.M.) has a double feature on Friday! Two shows opening at the same time (6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Mountain), more precisely, and that starts with Bewitching II, the annual Halloween-themed ...

 
 
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All glory to Kidrobot's next batch releases

It's here: after a debut at San Diego Comic Con, Kidrobot's Hypnotoad has arrived and is awaiting your praise. The 4.5-inch Hypnotoad is the latest Futurama designer toy from Kidrobot and by far my favorite, especially with those hypno...

 
 
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Tiger Girl Jibibuts will be at Martin Hsu's SDCC booth

Noferin's Jibibuts will have an attendance at Martin Hsu's booth at this week's Comic Con (booth #5015). Martin was one of 12 artists who contributed to artwork decorating the wooden toy line. His entry, Tiger Girl, will be available in ver...

 
 
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Pepe Hiller's Beechblocks drop tomorrow

Pepe Hiller's latest creation, the Beechblocks, are adorable, peace-loving wood folk. And starting tomorrow, they will be looking for new homes. They remind me of some of the fairies I have seen in picture books, only more smiley and welcom...

 
 
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Chris Ryniak's Bugglestump Forest to debut at SDCC

It seems that Chris Ryniak will be bringing the forest to San Diego Comic Con. The Bugglestump Forest, that is. In this collaborative project with Ink It Labs, Chris's adorable art style is translated into a 2D yet 3D form. Teased last week...

 
 
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Under the Radar: 64Colors and the wooden Gumdrops

Laura and Eric, the duo better known as 64Colors, have revealed a little teaser picture, which shows off something very cool: wooden Gumdrops! The wooden Gumdrops appear to stand 4 inches tall, which keeps them in scale with the 7-inch wood...

 
 
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Kidrobot, Nathan Jurevicius' Misko releasing next week

Kidrobot's mostly known for their vinyl figures, but now, they're ready to launch off into the world of wooden toys with their first wood series: Nathan Jurevicius' Misko. And not surprisingly, Nathan's mini series is a bunch of little wood...

 
 
 
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Custom Delights: Andrew Bell's custom Playsam Streamliner

The Playsam 500 show at Super7 has come and gone, but there's one piece in particular that has really caught my eye. Andrew Bell's says he couldn't stand to cover up the original wooden grain of the Playsam Streamliner, so he built an entir...

 
 
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Squink!, Buff Monster Jibibuts APs hitting their stores

The recently announced Jibibuts Artist Series has just come into stock, and as a result, some artists are starting to release their artist proofs on their websites. Today, we got word on the releases for both Squink! and Buff Monster&n...

 
 
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Art Too Cute for Words opens Saturday in Los Angeles

Do you like cute things? If not, then turn away from this post, because it's about a show opening Saturday called Art Too Cute for Words, featuring the Supahcute Dream Team. Curated by, well, Supahcute, the show features all kinds of a...

 
 
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Noferin announces Jibibuts Aritst Collection

Over the last week or so on their Facebook page, Noferin have been releasing teasers of the artists in their upcoming Jibibuts Artist Series. The blind-boxed wood toy series will feature 12 artists painting Noferin's wooden Jibibuts toys wi...

 
 
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Hello, ladies: Mick Minogue's wooden Old Spice Guy figure

Irish artist Mick Minogue is one of the many folks participating in this weekend's Memes show at Gallery1988 Melrose in Los Angeles. As one of his two pieces for the show, he's decided to make a wooden toy of a familiar face: the Old Spice ...

 
 
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The Playsam 500 races into Super7 on April 28

On Saturday, April 28, the streets of San Francisco will turn into a race track as Super7 plays host to the Playsam 500! The custom show features 59 different artists customizing Playsam Streamliner wooden cars for charity. The green f...

 
 
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Takegi Nakagawa's Take-G Robots are wooden, amazing

As many of you know, I love robots in all their shapes and forms. That was enough to catch my interest when I saw Takegi Nakagawa's Take-G robots, which started being made several years ago, but the craftsmanship on these is simply amazing....

 
 


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