May 20, 2013

G.I. Joe Custom Toy Show

May 31 SubUrban Vinyl will become the G.I. Joe event of the year with a custom toy show that involves 30+ of some of the most awesome artists contributing 100+ custom toys.

Based on The Loyal Subjects new G.I. Joe mini figures line, feature detailed sculpting and custom paint work. Here is a list of artists involved below:

  • Alison Perez 
  • AVES 
  • Billy Roids 
  • Blazon Brikhaus 
  • Bryan Collins 
  • Cash Cannon 
  • Carson Catlin 
  • ChipSoup 
  • Dave Webb 
  • Dead Hand Toys 
  • DeeTen 
  • Don P 
  • Evilos 
  • Forces of Dorkness 
  • Fuller 
  • Ian Ziobrowski 
  • J Fury 
  • JacobJams 
  • Jason Chalker 
  • Jay222 
  • JC Rivera 
  • Joe Scarano 
  • Juan Muniz 
  • Les Schettkoe 
  • Matt A* 
  • Mike Die 
  • Mr. Munk 
  • Nasty Neil 
  • Nati513 
  • NEMO 
  • OsirisOrion 
  • Rusted Halo 
  • Shawn Wigs 
  • Tasha Zimich
In addition to the custom toy show, Hasbro has agreed to lend SubUrban Vinyl props from the G.I. Joe movie, plus a few of their in-house artists to contribute custom toys and artwork. The designer of the GI Joe figures, Les Schettkoe, will also be there opening night party along with Jonathan Cathey of The Loyal Subjects.

Food and drink will be provided. Artists will be in attendance for appearances and signings. The show will be up for viewing at SubUrban for one week. Any custom toys, artwork and apparel unsold at the opening night party will be made available online in the SubUrban Vinyl store.