Jul 3, 2012

Im speaking at San Diego Comic Con 2012!!!!!!

Indie Toymaker Roundtable: 
Turning Characters Into Toys
Thursday, July 12th 6:30PM – 7:30PM Room 4

Panelists Include:
+ Nitin Bhargava, the director of merchandising at Kidrobot, which creates collectible toys in collaboration with the world’s best pop culture artists. 
+ Shawn Smith of Shawnimals, the character design studio behind adorable plush ninjas, huggable moustaches and 400+ other fuzzy friends. 
+ Dan Goodsell, creator of the lovable breakfast characters who populate The World of Mr.Toast.
+ Kerry Horvath and Darth Rimmer are the cold creamy center of Evil Ice Cream, those diabolical frozen treats. 
+ Dov Kelemer of DKE Toys, distributors of the world’s finest collectible vinyl toys, and the brains behind the Vader Project and Spoonful of Star Wars.
+ Joshua Ben Longo of Longoland gives life to bizarre plush monsters with a sewing machine. 
+ Kris Schantz, a co-founder of Happy Worker,
specialty toy and gift manufacturer, will discuss how to turn your ideas into toys.

+ Moderated by Wendy Bryan of I Heart Guts, home to plush internal organs.

Apr 27, 2012

Amazing!!!!!!! ChMy Little Hearts: Pictoplasma 4 - part 2


My Little Hearts: Pictoplasma 4 - part 2: The last day of the festival and the lectures continued... Joshua Ben Longo's website. Check out Femke Hiemstra's amazing artwork ...

Mar 16, 2012

Forbes Russia.

http://www.forbes.ru/stil-zhizni-slideshow/pokupki/80167-10-ochen-strannyh-myagkih-igrushek/slide/8

Feb 29, 2012

Tshirt by Joshua Ben Longo

I did an illustration for one of the greatest bands the earth has seen, "The Sun The Moon The Stars" They are hot off the press and  look awesome... If you are looking for a tshirt with my artwork.... a steal at $12.   
click here to buy!!!!!!!  http://tstmts.bigcartel.com/product/third-eye

Jan 2, 2012