Monday, October 12, 2009

pop wood.

I love it when pop culture and wood grain mix. It seems that the vinyl world has been introducing more and more wooden toys. Why not? Wood brings a even more unique touch to these collectible items. Best of all the artist has taken the initiative to make them as eco-friendly as possible. Wood always adds character and gives another layer of customization.

This little guy is named Mimushi:
"a sumo kid who was adopted by American parents, and who developed an identity crisis so strong, that it froze him at the age of 3."
You can find out more about Mimushi at their blog. The coolest part is they give you a step by step look at the process. Very inspiring!


Monica Holtsclaw said...

These are awesome. I'll have to send this post to Josh - I can see one of these on his toy shelves in the future.

They remind me of these:

mindy said...

those pears are the coolest invention I've seen in a long time, thanks for sharing!