KIDROBOT SHIPS WORLD-WIDE | $19 ORDER MINIMUM | FREE SHIPPING ON USA ORDERS $75+

KIDROBOT SHIPS WORLD-WIDE | $19 ORDER MINIMUM | FREE SHIPPING ON USA ORDERS $75+

Custom Spotlight: Alice by Laura Colors

February 01, 2017

Introducing the beautiful “Alice” by Laura Colors!
What is this piece? 
This piece is titled “Alice.” It’s painted on a 20” Mega Dunny which was beautifully altered into a production piece entitled “Reyna” by Otto Bjornik.
 
What was your inspiration for this piece?

Ha ha… that’s pretty obvious. I LOVE the original Alice in Wonderland and that was my inspiration.

 

What is your favorite design element of this piece?

Hmmm… I love painting on anything, but Mega’s are super fun because there is so much space to fill. I feel like I can tell a story Illustratively on a Mega. This one was unique because of it’s crown, collar, cape and it has no arms. I wasn’t sure how I was going to handle the quilting on the cape. I had considered sculpting over it to make it a flat surface. In the end however, I came up with the idea to do red and black checkerboard which was simple, and a nice contrast to everything else that I have going on (imo).

 
What was the most difficult aspect of creating this piece?

Probably stripping and priming it. I’m always anxious to get started painting and it’s hard to be patient enough to do those things correctly.

 
Please tell us a few sentences about yourself. 

I’m inspired by fairytales, classic animation, nature and the woods surrounding my studio, my work is a result of many hours spent creating characters, sculpts, vinyl figures and fantasy worlds.

 
What is a fun fact about yourself?
 
I work all the time because it’s fun and that’s a fact.
About Laura Colors
Laura Colors is the work of surrealist painter Laura Parsons. She is also a partner in the artist collective 64 Colors. Laura’s paintings and vinyl figures are in many private collections and her work has been shown in galleries all over the world. Follow Laura on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

The post Custom Spotlight: Alice by Laura Colors appeared first on Kidrobot Blog.






Also in Kidrobot Blog

Kidrobot x Adult Swim Rick And Morty Slippery Stair Medium Art Figure Online Now!

August 17, 2018

For the release of the Kidrobot x Adult Swim Rick & Morty Slippery Stair Medium Art Figure is another blog by our good friend Chris Holt aka The Toy Viking... I couldn’t tell you how 25 schmeckles converts into American … Continued The post Kidrobot x Adult Swim Rick And Morty Slippery Stair Medium Art Figure Online Now! appeared first on Kidrobot Blog.

View full article →

Kidrobot’s Throwback Thursday: Adult Swim Mini Series

August 16, 2018

Here is another Kidrobot x Throwback Thursday post by our good friend Chris Holt aka The Toy Viking! The best thing about Kidrobot’s Adult Swim blind box mini series is not just the fact that you can get vinyl toys … Continued The post Kidrobot’s Throwback Thursday: Adult Swim Mini Series appeared first on Kidrobot Blog.

View full article →

UK Toy Art Event August 25th 2018

August 15, 2018

We often forget how far and wide the vinyl collectible and art toy world spreads. We are so pleased that the appreciation for art in a different form than canvas has become a collection, a job, a passion and now … Continued The post UK Toy Art Event August 25th 2018 appeared first on Kidrobot Blog.

View full article →