‘Over the river and through the wood to PHANTOMOTOI Collector PLAY we go’, mates! Loads of AWESOME have arrived in the ‘RED FLOOR ROOM’ at Fox Lake Country Antiques in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. Consider dropping by whilst on your next Autumn excursion. You’ll be GLAD you did! Come ‘n PLAY at Phantomotoi!Read more "Down By the River"
The 1980s brought us some of the best ‘Spacetoys’ that have ever been sold on our planet Earth. SaveSaveRead more "Capsela Space Link"
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"
In the studio, I love when imagination transforms whatever project I’m working on into FUN! That ‘magic’ that inspires new and fresh perspectives to how life can be lived. I do ‘live’ with my toy collection… and ‘work’ and ‘play’. It reminds me that life is to be cherished … not labored over like some […]Read more "Up To You"
Too much is much too much! Pretentious brands of ‘ifs’, ‘ands’ and ‘thens’ … Do not bend! Visit Phantomotoi at Fox Lake Country Antique Mall for the REAL DEAL IN PERSON! See you at the play! John -PhantomoshopRead more "Best Results?"