BLANK BLOG

Special 100th Post on Instagram!!!

I’m not really sure where this next year is going to take me but I have already started trying to solidifying a few plans for 2018. They include: Releasing a bunch of new art-toy related merch under my “Mr Blank Toys” label, Getting some of the films I shot in 2017 edited and finished for […]

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Mr Blank Toys: I’ll Be Bach

As I promised on Instagram I am releasing the preview images of one of my newest bootleg art figure creations for Mr Blank Toys the much anticipated “I’ll Be Bach” figure aka the Terminator/Johann Sebastian Bach mashup! This all started when Dain Marx aka Buzzard Guts toy company (On Instagram here: @damarxtoys) said I should go […]

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Well that didn’t work out so well…

This weekend was all about learning to mold and cast a figure. For my first try I wanted to do something simple and easy until I got a hang of it and then I would move on to doing my own figures and creations. Unfortunately my first try didn’t work out so well, but it […]

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What’s Next for Mr Blank Toys?

Now that I got both the “Yoda/Slimer” prototype done (I’m still not confident enough to cast it yet) and the “Rat Babies Shadow Figures” done, I’ve been thinking about what I’d like to work on next… and I’ve got a looong list of ideas floating around in my head, with more coming in everyday! One thing […]

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Speak Hard Answers rough draft Preview

I’m working over the next couple months on the Rat Babies short film (aka music video) for the last EP we put out called “Speak Hard Answers“. We debuted the rough draft last night at the Go Bar show in Athens, but if you missed it I uploaded it to my youtube channel. It’s the […]

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Rat Babies: “Speak Hard Answers” preview night at Go Bar!

I’ve been working all day and night to get a rough draft version of the Rat Babies “Speak Hard Answers” music video ready to project during the Rat Babies show tomorrow night at Go Bar (Athens GA)!! As long as this computer doesn’t crash on me… It should come out nice! I filmed the whole […]

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Mr Blank the Monster Maker?!? (part two)

In the last post I was working on the Yoda/Slimer figure, but since I haven’t started molding it yet we’ll have to get back to that later… Until then, I went ahead and started working on my next idea: a figure for my band Rat Babies! A few months back I managed to get a few […]

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Mr Blank the Monster Maker?!? (part one)

I will be debuting my first “bootleg art toy figure” very soon, it’s actually all still in the works but I was excited to tell everyone about what I’ve been working on since Oct… First off what is this “bootleg toy” thing all about? Well, I’ve definitely used things like: pieces of barbie dolls, electronic […]

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I Registered To Vote Today

Yes, I registered to vote today. I think today was the deadline (see the ELECTIONS AND VOTER REGISTRATION CALENDAR here: http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/elections/2017_elections_and_voter_registration_calendar, If you want to register to go here: https://registertovote.sos.ga.gov). I’m not sure how I feel about it though because I do not have faith in the political system we have set up in this country! But […]

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My art featured on THE TOY GEEKS NETWORK!

Check out the latest episode of The Toy Geeks Network’s show Behind The Counter which features some of my artwork and designs (at about 21m:50s) when they review the packaging art for a figure called “Say Utinni” created by bootleg toy designer Buzzard Guts. The figure and packaging is a bootleg parody of the 80’s movie “Say Anything” […]

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