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Ron English x Kidrobot Uncle Scam Now Available!

Uncle Scam is here just in time for Tax Day! Uncle Scam is a politicized take on the familiar American icon, Uncle Sam. Uncle Scam comes with removable accessories and packaged in a festively printed box.

Ron English is an American contemporary artist who explores brand imagery and advertising. He is known for his use of color and comic book collage.

Retailing for $75, Uncle Scam is available on Kidrobot.com now! Kidrobot’s exclusive Black and Gold Colorway is also available on Kidrobot.com today!

Kidrobot x The Simpsons Coming Soon!

Kidrobot is joining forces with both Ron English and Kenny Scharf to release three brand new Simpsons vinyl figures in 2015! These figures will coincide with Kidrobot’s latest Simpsons 3” Mini Figures Series release.

Kidrobot is excited to bring together the classic Simpsons license with notable and talented artists to produce these premium vinyl figures.

Ron English has created two 3” figures with Bart Grin and Homer Grin. Each figure will retail for $14.99. Kenny Scharf has created a 6” Bart figure to retail for $59.99. All figures will be available in stores and online in December. The 3” Mini Series release will follow and retail for $11.99 each. Two Mini Series Figures, Surly and Dizzy Duff, will release in September.

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Gnomon’s The Art of Sketch Theatre Shows Off at Comic-Con

Official Press Release


Sketch Theatre (http://www.sketchtheatre.com/?page_id=5745) is returning to San Diego Comic-Con for its second year due to overwhelming popular demand!  Sketch Theatre has inspired artists worldwide with amazing on-camera sketches by top artists time lapsed over mood-matching music and features contemporary art talents from various fields including traditional, comics, digital visual effects and entertainment.

The Gnomon School of Visual Effects (http://www.gnomonschool.com/), the leader in visual effects training for the entertainment industry, and Baby Tattoo (http://babytattoo.com/), one of the art industry’s most respected publishers, will be unveiling The Art of Sketch Theatre: Volume 1, a tabletop book showcasing the beautiful works of top artists working in the comics, films, games and tattoo industries.

WHO / WHAT:
Live Drawing Sessions by Renowned Comics Artists

VIP Interviews:
Alex Alvarez, Founder, Gnomon School of Visual Effects
Bob Self, President, Baby Tattoo
Lily Feliciano, Executive Producer, Sketch Theatre

WHERE:
The Sketch Theatre Booth
#4712

The Gnomon School Booth
#5563

WHEN:
July 21-24, during show hours


The Art of Sketch Theatre: Volume 1 celebrates four years of bringing various industry leading artists together to inspire creativity in others. Sketch Theatre has hosted more than 120 artists worldwide as they create original pieces on camera. The videos, time lapsed and set to mood matching music, include talents from a variety of art backgrounds including traditional, comics, digital visual effects, entertainment and even tattooing. Regular video contributors include Ron English, Nat Jones (Dark Horse Comics’ “The Nail”), Christian Lorenz Scheurer (“The Fifth Element”), and Marc Gabbana (“War of the Worlds”).

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