May 24 2024

Online Show & Studio Archive Sale

Doktor A Online Show and Studio Archive Sale.

Doktor A presents an Online Show and Studio Archive Sale.
Going live at 6pm (BST UK time) on Friday the 31st of May.

The show will feature exciting new art toy creations as well as resin multiples and previously seen pieces that have never been offered for sale before. 

In addition to the new works there will be select items, toys and prints released from the studio archive. These may be long sold out items, factory production samples, or handmade experiments.

View the unique new Mechtorian toy customs online and have them sent directly to your door anywhere in the world.

Add something special to your collection direct from the multi-award winning artist. 

Where :
When : Friday 31st May 6pm BST (UK)

Nov 2 2023

Special Edition Thomas Nosuke Toys

“Thomas Nosuke” purple marble edition and Red marble edition.
Each featuring an exciting two-tone rippled Sofubi body with a glowing inner mechanism and fade-tinted clear head dome.

They can only be purchased at the Tomenosuke pop-up store, which will open on the 5th floor of Seibu Shibuya Building B in Tokyofrom November 13th to November 27th.


For up to date info on all the pop up store exclusives visit the Tomenosuke Blog

Nov 2 2023

Rikitoy Giveaway

Rikitoys Giveaway

Get ready for an incredible giveaway brought to you on Instagram by Rikitoys and Doktor A. This collaboration celebrates the passion for art toys, offering you the chance to enrich or even begin your very own collection.

Rikitoys stands as a distinguished collection of art toys, providing insights into the designer toys community and the journey of the collector, llya Popov.

Now, let’s talk about the star of this giveaway – the stunning Anesthesia Bust. Crafted with Doktor A’s signature style, it’s a fusion of Victorian elegance and steampunk flair.

You could be the fortunate owner of this piece. The “Eelmarsh” Edition version in elegant black. It’s the perfect addition to any interior!

To Enter:
Right NOW go and follow both the @rikitoys and @doktor_a accounts on Instagram.
Leave a comment on the giveaway post.

The winner will be selected through a random number draw, and the entry window closes at 12 a.m.
UTC on Sunday, the 5th of November.
Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to infuse a touch of artistry into your collection. Best of luck!

Aug 2 2023

Deep Discounts!

I need to raise some funds for future projects so am giving a whole quarter off for the rest of August with code “DOKAUG23

That’s right! 25% off anything and everything on my online store.

This includes all original works and customs so there are some real bargains and huge savings to be had.

Don’t snooze on this as I am sure it will be super popular.

(Applies to all orders over £20.)
Use the code at checkout.

I ship worldwide!

Aug 2 2023

The Big Blonk Show

Opening on the 12th of August is The Big Blonk Show!
A group custom show using the wonderful new vinyl creation from Sad Salesman.

Hosted at Clutter Gallery in Beacon New York the show runs till September the 1st and features many international artists.

Doktor A has created an all new Mechtorian character from the Blonk for the occasion.

If you can’t get to the gallery for the event you can sign up to the previews list and buy over the web.

Clutter Gallery
163 Main Street
Beacon, NY 12508

Apr 24 2023

Toycon UK Ten

This month sees the tenth anniversary of the UK’s main art-toy event!
Toycon UK returns to the Novotel in Hammersmith on Saturday the 29th and Sunday the 30th of April.

Doktor A will be there in person ready to sign, natter, doodle and help add to your collection.
Find him at booth No.12

He will have a large selection of new customised toy pieces available. As well as a selection of production toys and merchandise.

You can purchase tickets direct online to get access to this awesome event.

And check out their website for more info and details.

We hope to see lots of you there.

Apr 24 2023


D.I.Why! Mechtorian Dunny custom by Doktor A (Bruce Whistlecraft). A Retro Futuristic robot toy.

When he accidentally hits his thumb, he just dents it!

Customised Dunny toy from Kidrobot.
Vinyl toy, Epoxy, Lead, Acrylic, Rubber, A.B.S. Cast Metal Key, Miniature metal tools.
3″ Tall.

Available at Toycon UK and if unsold there he will be offered to my First Dibs Club on my Patreon page before heading to my public store.

More images after the break.

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Nov 9 2022

Burkley Chiswick – Dcon Exclusive

This year for Designer Con LA I have created a brand new mini edition customised art-toy.

Burkley Chiswick is a 2.5″ tall original Mechtorian creation based on the Rolitoland vinyl toy from Toy2R.
Each figure is hand customised by Doktor A  and comes with a cast metal winding key in a presentation round wooden box.

There are only six available. And they cost $150 each.

Come and add one to your collection at booth 735 at Designer con from the 18th-20th November at Anaheim Convention Centre.

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Nov 9 2022

Designer Con LA 2022

This November 18th-21st sees Designer Con return to the Anaheim Convention Centre in Los Angeles.
And  after a three year break Doktor A will once again be vending!

On his booth (No.735) he will have a large selection of new customised toy pieces available. As well as a selection of toys and merchandise.

See the following post for the exclusive mini edition“Burnley Chiswick”. Only 6 of these were created.
And more news of an exciting new toy release.

He is always happy to chat, answer questions and sign and doodle on things you bring along.

You can purchase tickets direct online to get access for the awesome three day event.

We hope to see lots of you there.

Nov 9 2022

Bearbrick Launch

Designer Con LA this month sees the launch of the first Doktor A Bearbrick.

The good Doktor has worked his Retro-Futurist magic on Japanese company Medicom’s iconic platform Art-Toy. And come up with “Benjamin Toolbox” a Mechtorian crafter and maker.

You will be able to collect him direct from Medicom’s booth No. 450 at the event.

And there should be a signing scheduled at some point over the convention weekend. See the show details nearer the time for more info.