Putting together some more Phantomophigure ‘Spiritologists’ at Phantomoshop, Milwaukee. Enjoy!Read more "Phiguring"
So HAPPY WEEKEND EVERYONE !! It is currently raining out, dismal and chilly Wisconsin ‘Spring weather’. Perfect time to get at working on some toys! I have so many new ideas flying around the studio right now as well as other projects that I must complete. That’s cool cuz I really like what I been […]Read more "Phantomophigure ‘Micro-Customs’"
Mini Bruder Space Toys – Those Collectable Lil’ Plastic Treasures As much as I dig (pun intended) Mini Bruder construction vehicles, trucks and trains, my all-time FAVE are the the ‘Astro Space’ toys that I discovered back in the 1980s. These toys seemed to be produced in two different scales, each with their own […]Read more "Mini Bruder SPACE-TOYS!"
In the 80s, when Mego stopped production of their ‘Micronauts’, I was ‘forced’ (by nobody but ME) to seek out different kinds of ‘space toys’. I stumbled upon Galoob’s ‘Z-bots’ and their tiny counterparts ‘Mini-Zs’ and was immediately under the spell of collector awesome once again. Loving robot toys and miniatures, I quickly resonated with these […]Read more "Z Bot Love – Mini Zs"
Collecting miniature plastic toys from around the world has been one of my favorite pastimes ever since I was a wee lad. When Paul Bruder founded Bruder Toys in 1926, I wonder if he knew that what he was about to unleash upon the world would soon lead to being one of Europe’s top 1:16 […]Read more "Mini Bruder Collector Toys"
Up close and personal. Scrub up on that. Magnification nessessary for maximum enjoyment of ‘Micro-scale’. Yup, I love taking photos. I love taking photos of collector toys and display sets. When I was a wee lad, my older brother David and I would bust out the HotWheels, Legos and Micronauts (our ‘all-time faves’ at the […]Read more "Macro of Micro"
Just recently I had the chance to add yet another ‘N.I.P.’ micro-figure to my personal collection that I have been eyeing for some time now, but wasn’t readily available online unless I wanted to pay a hefty setback. Well, patience served me well with this one, and I found a great seller who had a […]Read more "New Micro-Family Additions"