MAN-E-NEWS// The Masked Man one-off custom sculpt from Hoakser…

It’s been a while since we’ve heard anything from our buddy Hoakser, so it came with great pleasure today to find his latest toy project nestled in our inbox… the rather sweet looking Masked-Man one-off sculpt! Based on the graffiti cum toy artist’s signature character of the same name, the impressive piece has slowly takenContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Masked Man one-off custom sculpt from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Vandalface’ resin figure and chocolates from Hoakser…

Teased here just last week, UK graffiti artist Hoakser kindly shares details of his latest original figure design… this time around coming in fully edible chocolate as well as resin! Standing at around 2″ tall, the standard plastic edition comes hand cast, sanded, drilled, glossed and sprayed by the artist in a number of differentContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Vandalface’ resin figure and chocolates from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// ‘Vandalface’ resin figure teaser from Hoakser…

Uk based graffiti-cum-toy artist Hoakser teases us with an image of his upcoming resin release, the Vandalface mini figure… Based on an original sketch by the artist, the little guy is due to be making his debut at Killer Bootlegs’ Toys Are Us show in strictly limited quantities, with a variety of different colourways (plusContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// ‘Vandalface’ resin figure teaser from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Custom MaskedMan resin Ver.2 from Hoakser…

UK based graffiti-cum-toy artist Hoakser proudly presents the latest painted custom of his debut resin figure, Maskedman… Designed and sculpted by the man himself, the incredible spray can/respirator mash-up stands at an impressive 9.5cm tall, with this unique one-off coming painted in Hoakser’s instantly recognisable grimy, blood splattered style. Priced at a wallet friendly £22.99, the pieceContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Custom MaskedMan resin Ver.2 from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Nozzleface custom from Hoakser…

It’s been a while since we’ve featured any customs from UK graffiti artist Hoakser (or any platform customs for that matter!), so it came with great pleasure yesterday to find his latest piece nestled in our inbox, the rather sweet looking Nozzleface… Standing just under 3″ tall, the little guy has been created from an ingeniusContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Nozzleface custom from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Rusty’ Maskedman resin from Hoakser…

UK based graffiti-cum-toy artist Hoakser proudly presents the first painted custom of his debut resin figure, Maskedman… Designed and sculpted by the man himself, the incredible spray can/respirator mash-up stands at an impressive 9.5cm tall, with this unique one-off coming painted in Hoakser’s instantly recognisable ‘Rusty’ style. Priced at a wallet friendly £28.99, the pieceContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Rusty’ Maskedman resin from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Thomas the Unbuffed Tank Engine from Hoakser…

After a brief hiatus from the customising scene, UK based graffiti artist Hoakser is proud to present his latest piece, Thomas the Unbuffed Tank Engine! A one-off custom piece created from an abandoned Thomas model, the figure has been given Hoakser’s usual high quality mix of sculpting, melting, distressing and hand painting to create the meticulouslyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Thomas the Unbuffed Tank Engine from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// A trio of releases from Killer Bootlegs…

Hot off the heels of last month’s ingenious “Man Inside the Mask” bootleg (find out more here), Peter Goral over at Killer Bootlegs is proud to present a trifecta of must-have resins that will be hitting the KB store this month! Here’s a quick rundown of the swag that’ll be on offer… Vintage Art-Too feat.Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// A trio of releases from Killer Bootlegs…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Nine2Five Dominant Species custom from Hoakser…

“He’s fresh out of work, and can’t wait to catch a few tags on his way home…” Continuing his recent onslaught of Dominant Species customs (check them all out here), UK graffiti artist Hoakser is proud to present the latest recruit to join the fray, the gruesome Nine2Five! Kit-bashed, burnt, sculpted and weathered with Hoakser’sContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Nine2Five Dominant Species custom from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Uber-Ill” Thundercat custom from Hoakser…

Joining the recently featured Veteran (find out more here), UK graffiti artist Hoakser kindly shares with us his latest “Dominant Species” custom, the rather awesome Uber-Ill. Kit-bashed from one of Thundercats’ slightly more obscure characters, Cuber Bill the Robear Berbil (see what he did with the name?!!), the stunning figure comes with Hoakser’s usual highContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Uber-Ill” Thundercat custom from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Worryknot from Hoakser x The Projects…

“A collaboration sometimes feels like a car with two steering wheels. [Worryknot] represents the anxiety of artistic collaboration…” UK graffiti artist Hoakser has teamed up with urban art/clothing company The Projects for the release of the very first Worryknot custom! Originally created by Stu Witter and Jon Burgerman back in 2007, the resin cast desktopContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Worryknot from Hoakser x The Projects…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Dominant Species “Veteran” custom from Hoakser…

It’s been a while since we’ve heard anything from Hoakser with regards to the Dominant Species line, so it came with great pleasure this morning to find the latest member nestled in our inbox! Entitled “The Veteran”, the stunning figure has been kit-bashed, re-sculpted, burnt, painted, weathered and wired to form one of our favouriteContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Dominant Species “Veteran” custom from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Sloblife 2” custom Trikky from Hoakser…

Following the instant sell-out success of the original Sloblife custom (find out more here), Hoakser kindly shares with us the latest instalment, Version 2… Refining pretty much every aspect of the original design, the stunning 14.5cm tall piece comes complete with sculpted man boobs, back fat and bum crack, a newly revised “clean” paint job,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Sloblife 2” custom Trikky from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Eyesore” custom Trikky from Hoakser…

Continuing his onslaught of recent customs, UK based graffiti artist Hoakser is proud to present his latest Trikky creation, Eyesore! Marrying the various styles that Hoakser has developed over the last year, Eyesore cherry-picks the best aspects of the artist’s sculpted work, mixing them with the weathered aesthetic of the highly popular “Vandalised Vinyl” series.Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Eyesore” custom Trikky from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Gammy” custom Trikky from Hoakser…

Continuing his return to form, UK graffiti artist Hoakser is proud to present his latest piece, “Gammy” the custom Trikky! Created as a follow-up to Cold Heart and Upset (check them out here), the bruised and battered creature features suitably swollen sculpted features, Hoakser’s signature ‘dirty’ paint style, plus a whole host of lovingly craftedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Gammy” custom Trikky from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The BURNY custom Kracka from Hoakser…

Hot off the heals of “Sloblife” earlier this week (find out more here), UK based graffiti artist Hoakser continues his return to form with the magnificent “BURNY” custom Kracka! Created for Andy Kelly’s (@zombiekel) upcoming “Dragons” custom show at the Sho Gallery, BURNY has been made using a mixture of air-dry clay sculpting and kit-bashing,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The BURNY custom Kracka from Hoakser…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Sloblife custom Trikky from Hoakser…

UK based graffiti artist Hoakser has been a little quite of late on the toy front, so it came with great pleasure yesterday to see that he’s returned on fine form with his latest piece, “Sloblife” the custom Trikky. Kit-bashed and modified from an old Simpsons toy T.V, Hoakser has let rip with his signatureContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Sloblife custom Trikky from Hoakser…”

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 custom “Vandalised Graffiti Truck” from Hoakser…

Since opening his newly designed site, UK based graffiti artist Hoakser has once again been hitting the customs hard, with his first reveal coming in the form of the breathtaking “Vandalised Graffiti Truck”! Hand painted with acrylics, and weathered to the high standard we’ve come to expect from the artist, the transformed old toy truck hasContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The custom “Vandalised Graffiti Truck” from Hoakser…”

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…”