Designers Posts

Bringing Galaxxor’s Mid-Century Space Age Designer Arts Toys to hobbyDB

Bringing Galaxxor’s Mid-Century Space Age Designer Arts Toys to hobbyDB

Ben Spencer has been dreaming of the stars since 2010 when he founded Galaxxor, a brand of exquisite designer art toys. Spencer has incorporated his affinity for vintage action figures from the 70s through the 90s along with the aesthetic of Mid-Century Space Age Design to produce – alongside artists from around the globe – […]

My Top-10: Designer Art Horror Figures from the Ukraine’s CocoonToy Brand

My Top-10: Designer Art Horror Figures from the Ukraine’s CocoonToy Brand

Ivan Grodzensky

CocoonToy brand is us, a family of Ukrainian artists. My wife, Anna, started this project four years ago. At some point she decided to give up her profession as an Internet designer and do what she liked – creating fantasy creatures and making their sculptures. At that moment I was engaged in manufacturing. I had […]

My Top-10: Professional Hot Wheels Customizer Karli-Martin Sanger

My Top-10: Professional Hot Wheels Customizer Karli-Martin Sanger

Karli-Martin Sanger is a German professional customizer of Hot Wheels and other model cars and is known for his award-winning designs via his brand Kraut Customs. Today he shares 10 of his favorite builds from his career. And now you’ll find a lot of his customs as an Official hobbyDB Archive! Over to you, Karli! […]

Get to Know: Prototype Costume Fabricator Esther Skandunas

Get to Know: Prototype Costume Fabricator Esther Skandunas

Esther Skandunas has a keen eye when it comes to making your favorite action figures look sharp. Esther takes us through some of her history, inspiration and favorite items from a rewarding career as a prototype costume fabricator. Check out her amazing work. Over to you, Esther! How’d you get started in Prototype Costume Fabrication? […]

My Top-10: Super7 Figures From Action Figure Designer Mondo

My Top-10: Super7 Figures From Action Figure Designer Mondo

Mondo

Armando “Mondo” Roque has a keen eye when it comes to the worlds of sci-fi, the supernatural and lots more.  A self-professed serial doodler, Mondo approaches his action figures projects and beyond with a child-like wonder. Which you can see in the fine detail of his work with brands such as Super7 and Fugglers. His […]