In our continuing coverage of the fantastic sounding "Super Suck Up!" exhibit for this year's Designer Con, in which an array of artists will be customizing the base Sucklord figure in tribute to the man himselfâ¦ the twist being that each artist is producing 50 copies of their design which will cost $100 apiece. Joining the prestigious pool of talent we have Matt "Onell Design" Doughty, best known for his Glyos toy work. While there's no teaser of the backing card's art to accompany this at the moment, one can certainly respect this simple, clean and sleek take on The Super Sucklord.
Participating artists in the show are (links go to our coverage of their contribution, if available): Bill McMullen, Buff Monster, DrilOne, Doktor A, Ferg, Frank Kozik, Jason Freeny, L'amour Supreme, Luke Chueh, October Toys, Onell Design, Paul Kaiju, Scott Tolleson, Scott Wilkowski, Skinner and â of course â one by The Sucklord himself.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 12:30It's vinyl Inception: JPK gets meta by customizing his 8" production Dunny, Locodonta. Using the Dunny as a canvas rather than a character, Jon-Paul Kaiser depicts a faceoff between a samurai and a Locodonta warrior.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 23:34One of the most iconic moments in sci-fi movie history gets the JPK treatment. The chestburster scene from Alien is well known for scaring the crap out of both audiences and the actors, who were not told that they would be squirted with fake blood, creating a very candid shot.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 22:33Carson Catlin has teamed up with street art gallery, Kultured Chameleon, to launch his new style of customs. While new Munnys mostly retain Carson's signature "reticulated" style, these ones do have some extra cowbell.