Archive for January, 2010

Michael Lau x Gardener 10th Beijing @ NPC

[January 31st, 2010 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

January 31, 2010 "There will always be dreams grander or humbler than your own, but there will never be a dream exactly like your own... for you are unique and more wondrous than you know!"                                                                                                                               ...        Read More
CATEGORIES: Gardener 10th, Michael Lau, NPC »
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Vinyl On Vinyl

[January 30th, 2010 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

January 30, 2010 "We don't accomplish anything in this world alone... and whatever happens is the result of the whole tapestry of one's life and all the weavings of individual threads from one to another that creates something." - Sandra Day O'Connor MINDsylist Gabby Dela Merced is doing cool things with friends as they prepare for the opening of Vinyl On Vinyl in Manila. Gabby and her partners will be joined by Mark Landwehr of C...        Read More
CATEGORIES: Gabby Dela Merced, MINDstylist »
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Disney’s The Black Hole Maximilian

[January 29th, 2010 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

January 29, 2010 "Whenever you get knocked down in the game of life, immediately get up, get better and get going again." - Greg Hickman First there was V.I.N.CENT., and now get ready for the ATC release of Disney's The Black Hole Maxilian limited edition collectible figure. ...        Read More
CATEGORIES: ATC, Maximilian, The Black Hole »
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PRC

[January 28th, 2010 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

January 28, 2010 "We cannot truly face life until we face the fact that it will be taken away from us." - Billy Graham The Disney Central Creative team and McG also made time to take in some of the local attractions in Dongguan, China for a memorable journey to the east.  ...        Read More
CATEGORIES: Disney Central Creative, McG »
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Disney Creative Central

[January 27th, 2010 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

  January 27, 2010 "If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people." - Confucius In what may prove to be the start of an exciting exchange program, our MINDstyle Creative Group (McG) were treated to training sessions and in -person approvals with Disney Creative Central team visiting. MINDstyle artists and designers were able to discuss...        Read More
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Santa’s Workshop Visit!

[January 26th, 2010 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

  January 26, 2010 "Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other."  - Abraham Lincoln If you haven't heard of him, you should definitely check his stuff out. In his own words he's a "Designer/Drawer Dude." Eric grew up in the sunny San Diego. His style is just awesome…kind of 50's advertisements/movie posters with a modern twist. He's done some posters for the last few Pixar m...        Read More
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Kenny Scharf x MINDstyle

[January 25th, 2010 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

January 25, 2010 "One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: To rise above the little things."  - John Burroughs With the announcement earlier this year of Hanna Barbera's The Flintstones and The Jetsons, it's now official that MINDstyle's all-star artist lineup continues with ATC figures by Kenny Scharf. He was a key figure in the East Village art scene of the 1980s, with shows at Fun gallery (1981) and Tony...        Read More
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Bringing Popular Culture Into Art Toys

[January 24th, 2010 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

January 24, 2010 "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." - Mark Twain Many of Scharf's works consist of popular culture based shows. He uses images from the animated cartoons popular during his childhood, such as Hanna Barbera's The Flint...        Read More
CATEGORIES: ATC, Kenny Scharf, The Flinstones »
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Michael Lau Is Coming!

[January 23rd, 2010 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

"You've got to follow your passion. You've got to figure out what it is you love -- who you really are. And have the courage to do that. I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dreams." - Oprah Winfrey Don't forget... Michael Lau and his 109 Gardener figures are heading to Beijing at the new NPC store. ...        Read More
CATEGORIES: Beijing, Gardener 10th, Michael Lau, NPC »
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Art Toy Collectibles – Tiki Stitch

[January 22nd, 2010 By Pstyles | Comments Off]

"The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it." - General H. Norman Schwarzkopf A final look on location at Disney's Tiki Stitch by Eric Tan (ATC) figure. ...        Read More
CATEGORIES: ATC, Eric Tan, Stitch »
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