LIL MAMA by Hebru Brantley for Feb 10th Drop
From Chicago-based multi-disciplined artist Hebru Brantley comes a new collectible figure named LIL MAMA! With her flight helmet and googles strapped on to take flight, diving thru the urban jungle, with her high socks to give her some pizzazz too!
Standing approx. 13" tall, this ‘flygirl’ is made of Resin and PVC (with a complete copper center), and will be available in TWO Color options: Original (“Matt” finish) or Candy Paint (“Glossier” finish).
Priced at US$175.00, it will be released on www.hebrubrandstore.com come February 10th, and in-store @ Line Dot Editions on Saturday, where Hebru himself will be present signing the figures (1pm-2pm).
Lil Momma + @hebrubrantley in-gallery only this Saturday! Limited number available pre-release, with Hebru signing in-person from 1-2pm ✨🔥 #hebrubrantley #linedoteditions #lilmomma #flyboy #vinyltoy #actionfigure #arttoy #artist #artprint #sculptures #artgallery #chicago #superheroes #streetart #artcollection #chicagoart #chicagoartist #valentinesday
Besides the toy, @linedoteditions also carries a collection of his artworks as prints (seen in above pic behind Lil Mama), including a limited edition print from Hebru (below-right) titled “Beyond Kirby (Lil Momma)” in a Edition of 100, Signed and Numbered by the Artist, available for US$325.00 per (18" x 24”).
Hebru released “Flyboy” as a collectible in 2016, after gaining recognition and fame as character seen in murals and sculptures, now will have “Lil Mama” flying beside him!
"Flyboy, the yellow-goggled boy hero pays homage to the World War II Tuskegee Airmen. For Brantley, Flyboy speaks to parts of all of us and gives us license to be different, to examine who we are, and to dream about how we might one day change our environments for the better." (hebrubrantley.com)