Beautiful Plastic: Creating a Great Designer Toy

Paul Budnitz, Kidrobot Founder, Designer, Entrepreneur, Author

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5 Videos (41m)
  • History

    • Introduction

      01:30
    • A Brief History of Designer Toys

      11:08
    • Training Your Eye

      10:01
  • Initial Sketches

    • Initial Sketches

      08:00
  • Creating Your Own Toy Design

    • Final Sketches

      10:13

About This Class

Designer toys have been described as one of the few truly original worldwide art movements of the last two decades. Initially created by street artists and designers using soft vinyl, the designer toy movement now encompass a wide variety of artists, styles, and materials, and has spread worldwide. As the founder of Kidrobot, Paul Budnitz helped bring designer toys to America. and... Read More

Paul Budnitz, Kidrobot Founder, Designer, Entrepreneur, Author

Paul Budnitz is the founder of Kidrobot, the world's premiere creator of art toys, apparel and accessories. He also owns and runs Budnitz Bicycles, two technology companies, is the author of several books for adults and children, exhibits and a photo... Read More