Archive for May, 2009

The Making Of The Godfather

[May 31st, 2009 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

Quote of the Day "Imagination is more important than knowledge." - Albert Einstein We introduce another new chapter in Michael Lau's vinyl toy history. Here's a first look at the early sculpting of The Godfather Original (marionette) version. As the first collectible figure being launched as part of MINDstyle's new (ATC) art toy collectibles line, the style and approach is similar, yet unique to his Gardener figures. In seldom r...        Read More
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To Think It Was All Started By A Mouse!

[May 30th, 2009 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

Quote of the Day "I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn't know how to get along without it." - Walt Disney The vision continues for Bloc28 by Disney artist series (2) with Mickey by Tenga. When DCP present us with this project, we knew there were some challenges in interpreting any artwork from 2D to 3D, however Japan artist Tenga was able to re-imagine Mickey in such a way that our deluxe figure turned...        Read More
CATEGORIES: ATC, Bloc 28, Disney, Mickey, Tenga »
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Everyone Is Talking About The Serv-O-Matics Chase!

[May 29th, 2009 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

Quote of the Day "Art is not a thing: it is a way." - Elbert Hubbard As the popularity of the Scavengers by Kathie Olivas continues to grow, many fans are excited with news of her soon to be released Cosmic Lily chase figure (1/30 ratio) which is part of the Serv-O-Matics mini figure series by her husband, Brandt Peters. Cosmic Lily just gives us one more reason for buying and certainly, makes this series more interesting. With the ...        Read More
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How Long? Not Long…

[May 28th, 2009 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

Quote of the Day "You have to take it as it happens, but you should try to make it happen the way you want to take it." - German Proverb MINDstyle's Serv-O-Matics Mini Figure Series by Brandt Peters Display Ratio - Cabb-E (2/15) - Peacemaker 33 (2/15) - Mayhem (2/15) - Junior (1/15) - TestBot (2/15) - Miss Content (1/15) - Slap Happy (1/15) - Containment 5.5 (1/15) - HotBot (1/15) - Bobb-E (2/15) - Cosmic ...        Read More
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One Fast MINDstylist

[May 27th, 2009 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

Quote of the Day "I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble." - Helen Keller She started as a Formula 3 race car driver in the Philippines, however Gaby Dela Merced now finds herself in the US racing for Spoon Sports in the NASA Western Endurance Championship Series. Certainly a perfect selection as our newest MINDstylist, Gaby juggles being a race ...        Read More
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Supersized Deluxe!

[May 26th, 2009 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

Quote of the Day "I would value things not for what they are worth, but for what they represent." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez New York-based painter Ron English is known for his unique, contemporary pop sensability who has exhibited in galleries and museums worldwide for over twenty years. In addition to painting, Ron English is widely considered to be one of the seminal figures in the culture jamming movement, in which artists and act...        Read More
CATEGORIES: 3FT Deluxe, McSupersized, Ron English »
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Art Toy Collectibles

[May 25th, 2009 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

Quote of the Day "I'm gonna make him an offer he can't refuse." - The Godfather Imagine, one of the most acclaimed movies of all time main character being re-defined through the vision of vinyl pioneer, Michael Lau and proudly produced by MINDstyle's newly launched ART TOY COLLECTIBLES line. The 8 inch tall (Original) marionette version vinyl figure will be released this July in limited edition with special packaging. Stayed tuned f...        Read More
CATEGORIES: ATC, Michael Lau, The Godfather »
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True Work Of Art

[May 24th, 2009 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

Quote of the Day "The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection." - Michelangelo Priceless... ...        Read More
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Scavengers Versus Serv-O-Matics

[May 23rd, 2009 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

  Quote of the Day "We love the things we love for what they are." - Robert Frost First it was the Scavengers, and now the Serv-O-Matics are on its way! In what will continue the craze for the ever evolving mini figure series... It's official that Kathie Olivas and Brandt Peters along with an impressive list of artists are all part of the much talked about Scavengers Versus Serv-O-Matics Artist Mini Figure Series. (Stay tuned for ...        Read More
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Work In Progress

[May 22nd, 2009 By Pstyles | 22,051 Comments »]

Quote of the Day "We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot." - Eleanor Roosevelt Final touches are being worked on for the highly anticipated Serv-O-Matics mini figure series by Brandt Peters. Both Kathie and Brandt have crossovers in the works for their respective series. A must for collectors! ...        Read More
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