Sunday. It’s still snowing out, so while I work on several projects, I thought I would take a quick break and share some of my favorite ‘reads’ with you. Microman 1974-2004 – That’s triple-decade o’ AWESOME toys! Microman Mook – A great Japanese read. Microman Perfectworks focuses on Takara’s awesome 2005 ‘expansion’ of the toy […]Read more "Dreaming in Micro"
soundcloud.com/phantomoshop/like-a-pickle-by-brothers-jensonRead more "In a Dilly"
I’m almost done fully sculpting my latest custom toy project that pays homage to my list of ‘BAD ‘n BADDER’ series. Here are some production shots of said ‘SCHLOCKER’ under the knife …(not it’s name or anything, just a working title so I don’t let the cat outta the hat) using Super Sculpey. Dave (bro) helped […]Read more "New Monster for Bad ‘N Badder"
Has the autotomy left the building? I doubt it. The Phantomophigure Neodymium ‘mag-joint’ that has been the primary mechanism of interchangeability for many a-phigure since 2004 is most certainly influenced by Takara’s Micro Command and Microman toys. ‘Phigure’ that. The Japanese Microman Titan Command figures from the 1970s, as well as the Gimca kits with […]Read more "Another Phantomo Joint"
All SORTS o’ ‘Hand-work’ going here, which I do not mind one bit. LOVE to work with my hands. Though, I suppose I would like to work with my feet too, but some things just are not meant to be i guess, so I work my hands. Solid. The ‘Micro-Mashed’ help out with several W.I.P. […]Read more "Speak with the Hand(s)"
Needed mo’ parts, so I MADE MO.Read more "A La Phantomo-Sandwiches"