The artist Kyle Kirwan is currently making his way across the country on his way to Designer Con! In the mean time he has decided to release two new colorways of his Willow resins via his store. The ‘Songbird’ and ‘Pink’ editions of the 11″ tall rotocast resin sculpture are currently up for pre-orders of $100 each HERE. If you miss out on the Kickstarter exclusive version of the figure this is a great chance to get in on the action! Make sure to grab these before they are gone!
After a little bit of quiet from Mondo on the toy front, they are gearing up to kick off the release of their 1/6th TMNT line with Leonardo today. Based on the original Eastman & Laird comic book, and drawing inspiration from the the classic cartoon, the figure features 25+ points of articulation and interchangeable hands, with weapons & accessories taken right from the pages of the comic book, available for $149.99.
In addition to the colored masks featured in the cartoon, each figure will come with interchangeable heads to portray the original Red-Masked heroes from the comic and the following accessories: Classic Comic Red Mask Head, Cartoon Blue Mask Head, Dual Katana and Scabbards, 1 set of C-Grip Hands, 1 set of Climbing Claw Hands, Unique “Pointing Finger of Leadership” Hand, 2 Four-Point Shuriken, 2 Eight-Point Shuriken, Grappling Hook and Cord, Utrom Blaster, Belt with Scabbard Straps, Pre-Mutation Splinter, and Pre-Mutation Baby Leonardo. There will also be a version limited to 500 as the Mondo exclusive which features Shredder’s Destroyed Gauntley for $159.99. Also, there will be be a subscription plan limited to 200 where you pay for the turtles as they are released and get a $10 discount per figure and a free print. All will be live at some point today.
New from Paul Kaiju x Blobpus and Toy Art Gallery; the Red Rub Vertebrata! This long-awaited fully painted edition of the lovely Vertebrata features a gorgeous, classic-Paul Kaiju metallic colorway on a deep red vinyl. She stands 8 inches tall and is articulated at the head, shoulders, hands and waist.
The Vertebrata Red Rub Edition retails for $85 and will be released via email lottery starting on Wednesday, August 26th at 3PM EST and ending on Monday, Aug. 31st at 3PM EST. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with “Vertebrata Lottery” as the subject along with your paypal address and shipping info. If selected you will be sent an invoice for payment. Please allow 24 hours for a response after the closing time (Monday 12PM PST). Winners will be chosen at random, one entry per participant and Good luck!
Josh Mayhem presents “The Splendiferous Snuffing Apparatus”. Commissioned by a private collector this custom 3″ Android figure features an opening chest piece that reveals detailed inner workings including a functional light with replaceable battery. This is another amazing example of what Mayhem can produce! If you are a fan of this piece you should follow the artist HERE.
On Saturday, September 5th, Flower Pepper Gallery is pleased to present Foliage, a flora and fauna inspired collection of works by Acey Thompson, Chelsea Gustafsson, Collin van der Sluijs, Denae Wilkowski, Edith Waddell, Heather Gross, Helen Bayly, Jacob van Loon, Jaclyn Alderete, Jon Lau, Kelly Louise Judd, Lauren Marx, Marissa Quinn, Paige Jiyoung Moon, Simon Kangiser, Susanne Apgar, Valerie Pobjoy, Vanessa Foley, William Joseph Dunn, Yejin Oh.
Foliage brings together an eclectic group of artists who share a common bond in the way they imaginatively portray nature. Each artist has approached this theme with a different perspective and unique technical style, but together they provide a well-rounded glimpse of our world rarely seen. You can find the facebook event HERE.