Aug 17 2018

Blinky Allsop – Ivy Green Edition

The popular 2.5″ tall resin Mechtorian figure Blinky Allsop will be released in a new hand painted colourway especially for ToyArt in Leeds.

The show exclusive edition of only 5 pieces.
£50 each.

All lovingly hand made in England, each piece has it’s own winding key, is signed & numbered and comes in carded bag packaging.

An industrious and mischievous little fellow.
Blinky is able to turn his hand (or rather his prehensile mustache) to just about anything.
Though he has never really got to grips with Macramé.


Aug 7 2018

New 8″ Dunny

August the 10th sees the release of my latest 8″ Dunny with Kidrobot.

Travithick’s Cognition Enhancement Engine

Brains are the latest thing!
Nanoclockwork is taking the world by storm.
Super fast and super compact. The ultimate in cognitive engineering.
A must have item for any Mechtorian undergoing a re-fit, to bring them into the new information age.
Ronson Travithick found a way to create super miniaturised clockwork mechanisms and employed them as the perfect system to generate brains.
A thousand times more complex, faster and smarter than the previous system of pulleys and levers installed in most Mechtorian heads.
Combining this with some patented Teslastein Static Injectors, enhances the process even further.

Sporting a clear head enclosing a transparent brain with inserted electrodes, this is my most complex Dunny to date.

He will be releasing on Friday, August 10th on www.kidrobot.com at 10:00am MST.
He will also be available from all Kidrobot retailers worldwide.
And I will have a small number of APs available very soon.

P.S. (There is also an exclusive Kidrobot edition…)


Jul 27 2018

Edward (Teddy) Birdwhistle

Gaffer of the largest metal mill in Retropolis.
Controller of the production of rolled Brass destined for use across Mechtoria.
With his assistant “Bud” he manages production and distribution of the raw material of Mechtorian existence.
The very stuff from which most of his robotic race is fashioned.

Customised Panda King Resin figure by Angry Woebots.
Lead, Brass, Acrylic, Epoxy resin, Paper, Found objects.
(The small character is made from his crown)!
8″ tall.
2018

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Jul 25 2018

New Toy Art Event in the UK

So it’s finally happened!
The North of England has it’s very own dedicated Toy Art event.

A new show in Leeds to showcase the work of some of the finest Toy Artists on the planet, some of the very best are actually from the North of England!

I am pleased to be part of this exciting new event.
I will have a full booth of products, toys and merchandise.

Riley Smith Theatre
Leeds University Union,
4 Lifton Place,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire
LS2 9JZ

Saturday 25th August.
(10am – 4pm)

Toy Art Website


Jul 23 2018

Chillingham Bust APs

The APs of my latest Anesthesia Bust are now live on my webstore.

The “Chillingham” edition of the 12″ tall vinyl veiled lady bust is finished in a rusted Steel with a gloss black base.
The full run edition from 3D Retro is only 50 pieces.
The APs I have available number only 5. Each signed and numbered on the underside.

£100 each including FREE INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING!

mechtorians.bigcartel.com

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Jul 11 2018

Attack of the Creature from Beyond the Forbidden Island!

Is a group art show paying tribute to the Heroes, Heroines, Villains, Villainesses and Creatures of Cult & B Movies.

I am super excited to be part of this UK based show inspired by things close to my heart.
Mounted by the new UK company Think Tank it proves that events don’t have to happen in London to be cool.

I will have several pieces in the show. Including some new Copper Creeps characters in very limited numbers.

Nunnsyard Gallery
23 – 25 St. Augustines Street
Norwich
NR3 3BY

August 4th & 5th

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Jul 2 2018

Patreon Revised

 

I want to help you get better at making things you love….
I want to share with you the knowledge I have gained over the last three decades. To help you create your own projects and products.

You don’t have to be making robots to benefit from my in-depth step-by-step guides and tutorials. You will find all sorts of helpful info on different aspects of model-making, finishing and painting in my feed. As well as guides to tools and materials.

Plus I am always on hand to answer any questions you may have for me.

I have revised my Patreon page with many levels to choose from beginning at just $1 a month for basic access. Through options to receive splendid monthly rewards direct to your door. Right up to the level where you actually get to visit my studio. There is something suitable to everyone.

Patrons also get offered priority in purchasing new releases and original works.

All this as well as my regular free updates on my characters is waiting for you.

So please think about becoming a Patron today!
Support me. And let me help support you.

Patreon.com/mechtorians


Jul 1 2018

Autopsy Turvey

A new Custom work :
Autopsy Turvey, customised from a Luke Chueh Target Bear, the “Self – Medicated” edition by Jason Freeny (produced by Munkyking).
So that makes this a custom of a custom..
Three artists have had a hand in it. Quite an oddity.

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May 1 2018

Mandrake Pins

Mayday is a magical time.
A liminal time.
A dangerous time!
On this night the Mandrake roots scramble free of the soft earth.
And dance in the light of the first moon of Spring.
They sing their unearthly, piercing songs,
And cavort in wild circles in the twilight.
To hear them brings madness.
To spy them brings doom!
Beware on your nocturnal ramblings!
Less you witness things not easily un-seen.

A new series of Mandrake Enamelled Pins from The Art Pin Collection launch this Mayday from Rotofugi in the USA, and from The Mechtorian Emporium in the UK.

Four versions are available at launch:
Brass & Greens, Brass and Yellows, Copper and Reds, Steel and Purple.
Each pin is 1.5″ tall and has two fasteners. Each comes carded.

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Apr 30 2018

New Anesthesia Edition

Crimson red Allerdale edition Anesthesia Veiled Lady bust sculpted by Doktor A, Bruce Whistlecraft. Produced by 3D Retro.

The Crimson “Allerdale” Edition version of my Anesthesia Bust has launched.

I sculpted the original piece in 2014 as a high end art sculpture. Now 3D Retro have transformed her into a stylish and affordable addition to your home decor. The classically styled bust of Anesthesia was inspired by the incredible marble work of Raffaele Monti (1818–1881).

The regular unsigned version is available now at 3D Retro.
The signed AP version is available now from The Mechtorian Emporium (with FREE International shipping).
Each of the 12″ tall busts comes in a window box and has an edition run of only 50 pieces.

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