Jerrod Maruyama’s Star Wars Piece for Wonderground Gallery


There is a cute disturbance in the Force… and it arrives on January 16 and 17! Meet artist Jerrod Maruyama as he unveils his latest kawaii masterpiece at WonderGround Gallery in the Downtown Disney® District on January 16-17, 2015. Jerrod will be on hand for special appearances and signings from 6-8pm both days.

Candie Bolton x Peter Kato Artist Series Bedtime Bunnies

Candie Bolton x Peter Kato Artist Series

Following up on his successful holiday release, Peter Kato is getting ready for his final release of 2014. His collaboration project with artist Candie Bolton will be available this Thursday, December 18 at 3pm PST / 6pm EST on

Candie Bolton x Peter Kato Bedtime Bunnies

Ever wondered what Peter Kato’s bedtime bunnies are dreaming about? In Peter Kato’s new Bedtime Bunnies Artist Series, Candie Bolton imagines that the bunnies are dreaming about Wonderland. Follow Alice on her journey down the rabbit hole as she meets a curious cast of characters. There’s the White Rabbit with his pocket watch, Cheshire the multidimensional being…

Candie Bolton x Peter Kato Tweedle and DumTweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, and much more! Discover the true answer to the riddle “Why is a raven like a writing desk?”

Candie Bolton x Peter Kato closeupThere are 10 figures in the series. Each figure is 3″ tall and each is meticulously hand painted and clear coated by Candie.

Candie Bolton x Peter Kato packagingCandie also created beautiful card deck style packaging for each bunnie. These one-of-a-kind pieces will be $75 each.

Holiday Art Bazaar at Leanna Lin’s Wonderland

Leanna Lins Wonderland Holiday Art Bazaar

Visit Leanna Lin’s Wonderland on Saturday, December 13 (6-10pm) for the grand opening of Holiday Art Bazaar! Just in time for the holidays, the main gallery wall will feature original pieces from past art shows, including Supahcute Kaiju Show, Supahcute Science Fair, Doggie Wonderland, and more! This will be your final chance to see and purchase some amazing art pieces for yourself or for your favorite art lover.

Artists include: Allison Koberstein, Audrey Miller, Cameron Garland, catmandru!, CJ Metzger, Genevieve Santos, Jared Andrew Schorr, Jesse Tise, Leslie Levings, Liz Adams, Locketship, Lyla Warren, Shing Yin Khor, Michael Fleming, Misha Lulu, My Zoetrope, Orbital Ox, Rhodora Jacobs , Ryan Shaw, Tyler Parker, Vanessa Ramirez, and Varinya Nunez. Plus see new works by Horrible Adorables & Yeti and Friends!

Can’t wait until Saturday? You can check out all of the pieces from Holiday Art Bazaar online.


This Saturday’s Holiday Art Bazaar opening night will be held in conjunction with 2nd Sat NELA Art Gallery Night. This is also a great chance to shop after-hours for fun Christmas gifts, Hannukah gifts & stocking stuffers! The shop is fully stocked with cute things and 10% of sales will be donated to Home Dog LA.

The shop will also host a Holiday Gift Wrapping Station Fundraiser for Home Dog LA. Donate $20 and they will wrap up to 5 gifts (outside purchases welcome; cash only please). Buy a raffle ticket for just $1 (8:30pm drawing – you don’t need to be present to win). FREE Goodie bags with any donation of $20 or more!

Gallery Nucleus Presents: “A Capture Creatures Celebration”


On Saturday, December 13 (7-10pm), Gallery Nucleus is hosting a release party and exhibition commemorating the successful launch of Capture Creatures #1 by creators Becky Dreistadt and Frank Gibson! Now an upcoming series published by Boom! Studios, follow the adventures of two teens as they uncover the secret of why these strange creatures appeared in their world.

Becky Dreistadt

Becky Dreistadt

To kick-off this exciting comic, Gallery Nucleus and Boom! Studios are proud to present A Capture Creatures Celebration! With original paintings by Becky, art by the members of the Capture Creatures comic team, and tribute pieces by a roster of other amazing artists, Gallery Nucleus will be filled wall-to-wall with art influenced by this creative duo’s unique creations.

Becky and Frank will be in attendance signing various products, and Gallery Nucleus will be debuting an exclusive Capture Creatures #1 variant cover on opening night.

Alina Chau

Alina Chau

Over thirty artists will contribute their vision of Capture Creatures to the show including: Israel Sanchez, Jared Schorr, Drake Brodahl, Madeleine Flores, Grace Kraft, Tyler Hutchison, Zach Marcus, JR Goldberg, Joy Ang, Missy Pena, Teagan White, Laura Bifano, Ashley Davis, David Smith, Lorena Gomez, Maryanna Hoggatt, Maggie Rudy, Zac Gorman, Tiffany Ford, Coleman Engle, Alina Chau, Kevin Jay Stanton, Nicole Gustaffson, Michelle Romo, Phil McAndrew, Mike Yamada, Makiko Takamichi, Heather Franzen, Andrew Kolb, Luke Weber and many more!