Decompressing with Toy Art

Decompressing with Toy Art The last few years haven't been the best, but I came back to drawing and that has helped me so much. Sometimes the simpler the better, as with my most recent pieces. Random toy lines, and made-up toys that I would like to have owned. I don't see this run ending [...]

The Outer Space Men

The Outer Space Men came into being in 1968. They were created by the Colorforms company in the bendy style similar to Mattel's Major Matt Mason. Invented by Mel Birnkrant, the 3.5" to 7" bendable action figures incorporate a pliable metal wire armature encased in painted soft vinyl bodies with accordion joints. In recent years, [...]

Sci-Fi: Colorforms Colossus Rex the Man from Jupiter

Sci-Fi: Colorforms Colossus Rex the Man from Jupiter Colorforms' Outer Space Men were truly a thing of wonder. Colossus Rex the Man from Jupiter

Sci-Fi: Colorforms Inspired Space Angel

Sci-Fi: Colorforms Inspired Space Angel Colorforms' Outer Space Men were truly a thing of wonder. The female version was not my idea, but I picked up and ran with it. Astrodite from theouterspacemen.com