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Spaced-Out Mr. Bunny by Joe Ledbetter and Minty Fresh

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Joe Ledbetter‘s newest Chaos Bunny is a match made in marijuana for Mintyfresh, the Netherlands-based toy shop that’s releasing it tomorrow, January 5th. The third colorway of Ledbetter’s classic Mr. Bunny is the first one to come with an accessory. … Continue reading

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Step Inside Selim Varol’s Massive Toy Art Collection [50+ Photos!]

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Viewing modern toy art in a museum/fine art gallery is an amazing experience. As LA’s Toy Art Gallery celebrates the 1st anniversary of its Melrose Ave showroom, and major cities around the world continue to recognize this developing genre (for instance, … Continue reading

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Rainbow Burger Bunny by Joe Ledbetter

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Sometimes, the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow is also a rainbow. To wit, Joe Ledbetter wraps up his wooden Burger Bunny toy art collection with the Rainbow Burger Bunny (with Sprinkles). I’ve enjoyed these bunnies, and this … Continue reading

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eBay Deal of the Week: Full Sets of Joe Ledbetter’s Kaiju For Grown-Ups

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Allow me to introduce a new column on Jeremyriad: The eBay Deal of The Week. Each week, I’ll sift through eBay’s virtual vinyl to bring you a tantalizing toy (or set) that deserves your attention. Today, I’m featuring three lots … Continue reading

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Comic-Con 2012 Digested

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Comic-Con comes but once a year, and the industries serving niche nerds worldwide prepare for many months in advance. Given all the hard work that goes into putting on an event of this scale, it seems unfair to stop talking … Continue reading

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MakerBot Replicator and DIY Designer Toys?

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3D printing is getting closer to being a reality for amateurs and in-home use. The MakerBot folks were on hand at Comic-Con to demonstrate their newest machine, The MakerBot Replicator, priced at $1,749. They’re billing it as the “ultimate personal … Continue reading

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The People of Comic-Con 2012 [PICTORIAL]

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At the end of the four days, the lasting memories of Comic-Con aren’t about the comics and the toys. The memories are about the people: the artists, the fans, the writers, the kids, the kidults, the creative types who dress … Continue reading

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Friday 06-01-12 Instagram Roundup

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In case you haven’t noticed, while the blogosphere is being inundated with press releases for more colorways of the same designer toys, Instagram is the new frontier for original toy art. This week’s Instagram Roundup starts out with new hand-cast resins, … Continue reading

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ART & TOYS: The Amazing Collection of Selim Varol [50+ PHOTOS]

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Selim Varol‘s epic collection of art and toys [previously] opened this past weekend at the Me Collectors Room in Berlin. The exhibition includes a total of 3,000 works centered around toy art and street art by more than 200 artists and … Continue reading

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Veggie Burger Bunnies by Joe Ledbetter

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A clever excuse for a colorway? Sure, I’ll bite. Joe Ledbetter follows up his carnivorous Burger Bunny wood toy with this vegetarian-friendly version. The 12-inch tall, stackable Veggie Burger Bunny is a Kidrobot exclusive edition of 40 pieces. Once again, they’re made of wood … Continue reading

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Interviews

  • Brutherford Industries
  • Emilio Garcia
  • Frank Kozik
  • Brian Flynn
  • Coarse Toys
  • Jason Freeny
  • FERG
  • Steff Bomb
  • Shag
  • Junko Mizuno
  • TADO
  • Godmachine
  • Mike Leavitt
  • Joseph Harmon
  • Nathan Jurevicius
  • Huck Gee
  • Double Parlour
  • Ron Hollatz
  • Skinner
  • Ryan Roberts Photography
  • Felt Mistress
  • Tristan Eaton
  • Greg Craola Simkins
  • The Toy Hunter
  • The Sucklord
  • Kathie Olivas & Brandt Peters

Studio Visits

  • Doubleparlour studio visit
  • Junko Mizuno Studio Visit
  • Frank Kozik Studio Visit
  • Mark Nagata Studio Visit
  • Huck Gee Studio Visit