MAN-E-NEWS// The Between Two Worlds resin art multiple from A Little Stranger…

Holly Stanway aka A Little Stranger kindly shares details of her latest resin multiple, the absolutely breathtaking “Between Two Worlds”… Depicting a spirit as she “moves from our world into the next”, giving a strangely vivid sensation of the walls coming to life once displayed. Hand sculpted by Holly, the solid resin piece measures inContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Between Two Worlds resin art multiple from A Little Stranger…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Heavy Metal Qee closing party (and custom sale at Fugi.me)…

Following our visit to the HMQ (Heavy Metal Qee) custom show earlier in the week (here), we couldn’t resist popping down again on Thursday night to catch up with a few of the show’s featured artists. Whilst we weren’t able to stay for long, one man we did manage to speak to was custom legend,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Heavy Metal Qee closing party (and custom sale at Fugi.me)…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Heavy Metal Qee Custom Show revealed…

On passing through Covent Garden yesterday we couldn’t resist taking a quick diversion to Forbidden Planet to check out the newly opened HMQ (Heavy Metal Qee) Custom Show, and boy are we glad that we did! With a staggering 30 of the UK’s finest artists on board, each and every custom proved to be aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Heavy Metal Qee Custom Show revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// ToyCon UK 2013 confirmed…

Designer toy collectors Jonjo Glynn, Ben Hart and Barry Darnell have finally answered the prayers of thousands here in the UK, with the official reveal of the country’s very first art toy convention! Dubbed ToyCon UK, the event is set to take place on Saturday, April 6th 2012 (364 days and counting!) at the Baden PowellContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// ToyCon UK 2013 confirmed…”

MAN-E-FEATURE// An interview with Nibbler creator The Tarantulas…

Creators of the Nibbler, one of the art toy community’s most highly desired figures, The Tarantulas are about to celebrate their fifth year in the scene. Working with the likes of Onell Design, Real x Head, Triclops Studio and more recently A Little Stranger, The Tarantulas’ ever elusive Nibbler has taken on a number ofContinue reading “MAN-E-FEATURE// An interview with Nibbler creator The Tarantulas…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Cavey and Coney Easter releases…

Holly aka A Little Stranger has been teasing images of the new ‘Spring Chicken’ Cavey on her Twitter feed for the past week, so it came with great delight yesterday to find out the little guy will be available alongside new companion ‘Coney’ in time for Easter. Coming in super-soft bright yellow fleece with adorableContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Cavey and Coney Easter releases…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Tolly’ Cavey from A Little Stranger x Scott Tolleson…

After a number of teaser images over the past week, Holly aka A Little Stranger and Scott Tolleson have finally revealed their collaboration for Wondercon 2012 in full, in the form of the ‘Tolly’ Cavey! A combination of Scott’s last name and A Little Stranger’s first (Tolleson and Holly), Tolly comes replete with brown corduroyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Tolly’ Cavey from A Little Stranger x Scott Tolleson…”

MAN-E-FEATURE// A week in toys…

Welcome to the first instalment of our weekly art toy round-up as MAN-E-TOYS.com! We’ve missed a heap of important stories whilst working on the new site, so without further ado, we bring you the hottest news in the world of toys from the past week. In this issue we take a look at the latestContinue reading “MAN-E-FEATURE// A week in toys…”

RealxHead x The Tarantulas x A Little Stranger GID Nibbler revealed…

Originally released on Christmas Eve in the Dune Sea II colourway, The Tarantulas’ latest Nibbler incarnation, a collaboration with UK artist A Little Stranger, is coming in the form of a GID edition. Revealed on The Tarantulas blog this morning, release for the figure has been pencilled in for the end of January. Available exclusivelyContinue reading “RealxHead x The Tarantulas x A Little Stranger GID Nibbler revealed…”

Codename Babushka: Russian Doll Art @ Kidrobot LDN

In a collaboration with art/design site Flatties, Kidrobot London opened it’s doors to the first “Codename:Babushska” custom art exhibition last Thursday (December 1st). Russian dolls were the platform of choice for the show, with 15 UK artists including Matt “Lunartik” Jones, A Little Stranger, RunDMB and Triclops Studio each customising 5 of the various sizedContinue reading “Codename Babushka: Russian Doll Art @ Kidrobot LDN”