Mike Sandbothe is an artist working in the toys and collectibles industry as a sculptor. He earned a BFA in illustration from the Kansas City Art Institute and studied at The Illustration Academy. Mike’s work can be found in retail stores on six continents in the form of licensed products that include action figures, collectible statues and ornaments for the Gears of War video games, NFL and MLB, Star Wars, Harry Potter, Disney, the thriller movie franchise Alien, and the punk rock group The Ramones. Mike’s clients have included Sideshow Collectibles, NECA toys, Russell Stover, DC Comics, and assemblage artist Kris Kuksi.
Mike has worked as a teacher of drawing and figure sculpture and has learned from some of the best in the world.
If you’d like to inquire about hiring Mike for a project or a commission, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
And please follow him at facebook.com/sandbothe.art .