New Mini Pumpkins by Vanessa Ramirez

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Vanessa Ramirez
has been working on a new batch of mini pumpkins, and they are scheduled for release this Saturday, October 18 at 3pm PST in her online shop! If you missed out on her resin pumpkins last year, now is your chance to get your hands on a brand-new crop of pumpkins!

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Vanessa is busy working on new stuff for Designer Con and adds: Also if there is anything else in my store you have been eyeballing I will be clearing it out and whatever I don’t take to DesignerCon will most likely be retired. Be sure to visit her at booth #1013 where she’ll be part of The Stoop!

The Stoop at Designer Con 2014

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It’s official – The Stoop will be at Designer Con 2014 booth #1013! Come kick it at The Stoop and check out new artwork by Vanessa Ramirez, Orbital Ox, Moemoe, and Goreilla.

Designer Con takes place on November 8 and 9 at the Pasadena Convention Center. Tickets for Designer Con are now available online – just $5 per day!

For event updates, RSVP on our Facebook event page. Follow us on Instagram for #designercon previews: @supahcute, @orbitalox, @vanessa_ramirez, @goreilla, @moerdesign.

Jerrod Maruyama “World of Evil” Release This Saturday, October 11

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Reminder! Jerrod Maruyama will be at Disney’s WonderGround Gallery on Saturday, October 11 from 11am – 1pm to celebrate the launch of his newest piece “World of Evil.” In the battle of good vs. evil, I choose cute/evil!

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Jerrod will be joined by fellow artists Jasmine Becket-Griffith, Bryan Fyffe, Jeff Granito and Sydney Hanson. For more details on the signing and participating artists, visit the event page.

Sneak Preview “Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty” at JANM

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Sanrio and the Japanese National Museum (JANM) celebrate Hello Kitty’s 40th Anniversary by exploring her colorful history and influence on art and culture in the first-ever exhibition of its kind. Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty combines a retrospective product-based, historical and sociological examination of the Hello Kitty phenomenon with an art exhibition emphasizing her influence on contemporary art.

Kristin Tercek

Kristin Tercek

Opening October 11 and on view through April 26, 2015, Hello! will explore the evolution of Hello Kitty through a display of rare and unique pieces from Sanrio’s archives. Also, workshops, lectures, and panel discussions will be offered during the run of the exhibition. Visit www.janm.org/exhibits/hellokitty to learn more!

Martin Hsu

Martin Hsu

Hello! is curated by Christine Yano, PhD, author of Pink Globalization: Hello Kitty’s Trek Across the Pacific, and Jamie Rivadeneira, founder and owner of the Los Angeles pop culture boutique JapanLA. Contributing artists include Kozyndan, Audrey Kawasaki, Gary Baseman, Junko Mizuno, Paul Frank, and many more. See all 40 artists here. All art inquiries: please email hellokittyart@japanla.com.

Brandi Milne

Brandi Milne

Tickets for October 11–December 31, 2014 are on sale now. Tickets for Hello! in 2015 will be available starting November 24, 2014.

NYCC 2014 Exclusive – Custom Bear Buns by Andrea Kang

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How amazingly adorable are these Bear Buns?!? Yes, even the name is supahcute! If you are attending New York Comic Con, you NEED to find myplasticheart at booth #113.

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We are super happy to work with artist Andrea Kang on a new series of customs especially for NYCC! Dubbed Bear Buns, Andrea takes the popular Pocket Pork Dumpling platform by Shawnimals and give it her personal touch, creating a group of delectable looking bears full of personality… they are almost good enough to eat! Each Bear Bun is a unique one-of-a-kind design hand painted by Andrea. Come by the myplasticheart booth #113 throughout New York Comic Con and pick one up for $65 each before they’re all gone!

Here is the signing schedule for myplasticheart’s booth. Andrea will be there on Saturday, October 11 at 3pm!!

FRIDAY 10/10
1PM – 2PM Dave Bondi
2PM – 3PM Jeremiah Ketner & J*RYU
3PM – 4PM Lou Pimentel
4PM – 5PM Patricio Oliver
5PM – 6PM MAD

SATURDAY 10/11
1PM – 2PM Brent Nolasco
2PM – 3PM Andrew Bell
3PM – 4PM Andrea Kang & Kelly Denato
4PM – 5PM kaNO

SUNDAY 10/12
1PM – 2PM Travis Cain

“The Brave Ones” Group Exhibition at Flower Pepper Gallery

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On Friday, October 10, Flower Pepper Gallery presents The Brave Ones, a collection of works focusing on the relationship between humans and the companion animals held dear to our hearts. 10% of the proceeds from The Brave Ones will be donated to Downtown Dog Rescue.

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This exhibition opens Friday, October 10th with a reception from 6-10 pm. The show will be on view through November 5.

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Artists include: Acey Thompson, Corrie Gregory, David Chung, David Natale, Denae Wilkowski, Desiree Fessler, Erich J. Moffitt, Graham Curran, Heather Gross, Jaclyn Alderete, Jaesun Kim, Jeff Pierson, Jel Ena, Jeong Woo-jae, Jon Lau, Jonathan Martinez, Julianna Swaney, Junyi Wu, Kareena Zerefos, Keith Dugas, Kisung Koh, Leonardo Villasenor, Mab Graves, Marcus Gannuscio, Mariam Keurjikian, Marissa Kathleen Quinn, Mike Reynolds, Mimi Yoon, Nathan Anderson, Neil M. Perry, Nicole Bruckman, Olga Ponomarenko, Paul Barnes, Raymond Sanchez, Robert Bowen, Robert Yancy, Roland Tamayo, Ruel Pascual, Shanghee Shin, So Youn Lee, Tory Lin, Valerie Pobjoy, Vanessa Foley, Yejin Oh, Yevgeniya Mikhailik, and more…

For purchase inquiries, or to request a VIP preview please email contact@flower-pepper.com.