Superman pillow (handmade) (C. 1994)

Back in the early 1990s, my Aunt Betty had been very involved in sewing. You name it, she made it… anything from dolls, to quilts, and dresses. She knew that I was a fan of Superman since I was a child and that I grew into a collector as well.

One Christmas, she gave me a gift that I didn’t expect… a Superman pillow made from a fabric that was sold at the time. The front side features…

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1/6th scale George Reeves Superman figure (2017)

Here is a figure that has been very sought after by Superman fans for a long time. This is an unofficial George Reeves Superman 1/6th figure partially produced in 2017 by UnleashedViper Customs Creations in the Philippines. I ordered the suit, boots, and head from the company and the figure itself was purchased elsewhere online. There was also some modification to the costume, including…

1/6th scale Tyler Hoechlin Superman figure (2017)

This is a 1/6th figure of Tyler Hoechlin as Superman from the CW television series Supergirl. The costume, cape and boots were offered as a limited run by Rise Collectible Toys in December of 2016 (produced in 2017). The head sculpt was crafted by the amazing Rocco Tartamella which I purchased in 2017. I ended up using a ZC Toys Emulated Figure that I had purchased for another planned custom to complete it. After painting the head sculpt and doing some slight repaints and costume modifications (including adding the missing…

1/6th scale Dean Cain Superman figure (2002)

This Dean Cain custom action figure was my first live action Superman “1/6th” figure. After purchasing the head sculpt, which I found online back in 2002, I proceeded to sew a custom costume to fit on a G.I. Joe figure. This was before knowing that Hot Toys existed and the only means I had was to use these figures. Although the head sculpt ended up being slightly larger than the Hot Toys versions…