Satin Bred 1s turned to the Dark Side…

#Maythe4thBeWithYou is upon us again and in celebration of the Star Wars universe, I’m proud to present my 183rd sneaker mask. The Darth Maul inspired gas mask is made from a pair of the rare and numbered satin Jordan 1s. This mask was created for @jake88 and will not be for sale. Check out Jake’s…

No.147: Pinnacle Jordan I/IV “Rengar” Sneaker Mask

What up folks? I got another new sneaker mask release for you this week. This one has been waiting on me to get around to editing the photos but the schedule in the studio is getting back to “normal”. So today I’m proud to share another unforgettable piece. A lion mask with 4 foot dreads,…

No.140 : DB6 Pit Bull Gas Mask

The DB6 Pit Bull Gas Mask was first displayed in Zurich, Switzerland at Sneakerness as part of Cadillac x Freehand Profit “Dare Greatly” artist feature. The one of a kind piece was commissioned by @d1ooy in the UK, and will accompany his other 2 custom sneaker masks (the DB5 Angler Fish & 5Lab3 Iron Man Helmet)….

New Photos! 3Lab5 Hellafant Gas Mask

I’ve been keeping something special on ice and since it’s the 1 year anniversary of the release on my 100th sneaker mask here’s a look at never before seen, unreleased photos of No.100, the 3Lab5 Hellafant Gas Mask. Since it’s release it has been featured in USA Today and reset the tone for many masks to follow….

New Release! No. 125: Sport Blue III Gas Mask

“Each mask I create reflects its own heroes and demons – because within each of us, and therefore as a society as a whole, we constantly search for our humanity between our hopes and fears. Our modern culture is not without rituals, these masks and the sacrifice of coveted sneakers are a way of examining…

Iron Man helmet made from Jordan 5Lab3s

Over the next few days photos will be releasing of another milestone piece. The 117th sneaker mask by Freehand Profit is crafted from four pairs of Jordan 5Lab3s. The helmet is accompanied by a gauntlet (arm), both of which feature working mechanics and lights. It was commissioned by an existing collector ( @d1ooy – who sacrificed a pair…

Freehand Profit combines Kryptonite & Jordans

Just in time for the epic clash of Batman v. Superman, I took our signature Kryptonite recipe (containing real meteor crater dust) and cast the Jordan 1 Ostrich mask in the glowing effect. This first one will be a part of Ackshun Jackson’s monthly art show & party, with Bruce verse Clark as this show’s…

1 of 1 : “Cleveland Jade” Jordan 1 Mask

I created this “Cleveland Jade” cast resin Jordan 1 mask as an exclusive for @8and9 & @SneakerCon #Cleveland. Don’t miss your chance to own this 1 of a kind work of art this Saturday, only at the 8 and 9 Booth! The mask features metallic powder coats in the Cleveland Cavaliers “wine and gold” as well…

More photos of the DB5 Angler Fish Gas Mask

There was just too much to squeeze into one post so here’s another look at the DB5 Angler Fish mask that released yesterday on FreehandProfit.com. Also be sure to check out the footage of the live chop that went down at the 8 and 9 booth during Agenda Long Beach last year. That was definitely…

New Release! No.111 Doernbecher Jordan 5 “Angler Fish” Gas Mask

When first time sneaker mask collector, @d100y, proposed the destruction of a pair of Doernbecher Jordan 5s he knew what he was doing but wasn’t entirely sure where my creativity might take them. The UK sneakerhead asked me what visions came to mind when I thought of the DB5s on my Chopping Block. I looked over pictures…

100th Mask Unveiled: 3Lab5 Hellafant Gas Mask

I’m proud to present my 100th sneaker mask, made from Jordan 3Lab5s nicknamed the “Hellafant”. I began thinking about this particular photo shoot before I even chopped the shoes. I wanted so badly to have an elephant included in the shoot, but being aware of issues facing the world’s wildlife I knew it wasn’t going…

Countdown to 100: The Freehand Files No.90-100

For the past few months I’ve been remastering the 99 masks leading up to the release of my 100th sneaker mask. Tonight No. 100 releases and so I’m wrapping up with a recap of the final 10 masks leading up to it. Number 90 – Infrared 90 Gas Mask I was past due for making…

The Freehand Files: No.87 Strange Music x Freehand Profit Mask

Where some visual artists might list Rothko, Basquiat or Van Gogh as their most influential artists – my list would be more like Outkast, Big Pun, Nas, Pac. I got love for my fellow visual artists, I have been inspired by the likes of Sandy Skoglund, Mike Thompson and DAIM but truth be told I’ve…

The Freehand Files: No.86 Stealth 3 Gas Mask

Alongside the new and never before seen masks that I’m releasing this week, I will be wrapping up my remastered series -The Freehand Files. Not only has it been educational for new viewers, it’s been an excellent chance for me to reflect on the work and to better expand on the ongoing artist statement that my blog is…

NEW RELEASE! The Freehand Files: No.95 True Blue III Gas Mask

The Three is my favorite of Jordan Retros and that definitely carries through to my Jordan 3 masks. The Black Cement 3 Gas Mask was a major milestone for me and it brought about some of my closest alliances, most noteably with 8 and 9. The Black Flip 3 Gas Mask demands attention with its…

The Freehand Files: No.80 Jordan Playoff VIII Gas Mask

The Playoff 8 Gas Mask originally released September 15, 2014. Normally I add a little more insight to the writing aspect on these remastered photos but well it’s Friday night and I still have more work to do. Plus I summed it up rather well the first time around, here’s an excerpt: “Appropriately enough, the…

The Freehand Files: No.78 Doernbecher IX Gas Mask

Originally released August 15, 2014, the Doernbecher IX Gas Mask is one of my favorite photo shoots. I painted the winged background using a last minute stencil I cut. The body paint was a completely new aspect to the photo shoot as well and I think it all came together very well. I also really enjoyed…

The Freehand Files: No.74 Knicks Spizike Gas Mask

Originally released May 19, 2014, modeled by director Wes “Wuz Good” Armstrong on the streets of downtown Los Angeles. The Knicks Spizike Gas Mask is made from a single pair of Jordan Spizikes – which themselves are made up of elements of different models of Jordan retros. This is the remix of the remix.

The Freehand Files: No.70 Jordan Toro IV Gas Mask

Originally released January 14, 2014, the Toro IV Gas Mask is made from 2 pairs of Jordan IVs. It was commissioned by the same collector who commissioned the 100th sneaker mask – made from 3Lab5s, based on my Hellafant G.A.S. Mask design and releasing October 29th. Easily a crowd favorite for it’s resemblance to the…

NEW RELEASE! The Freehand Files No.85 University Blue V Gas Mask

Kicking off a mask heavy October with another release – leading up to the release of my 100th sneaker mask on October 29th! Skipping ahead a few to keep you on your toes, here’s the 85th sneaker mask! The University Blue V Gas Mask is made from a single pair of 2006 Jordan Vs. The…

The Freehand Files: No.63 Steel X Gas Mask

Originally released October 17, 2013, the Steel X Gas Mask was commissioned by and created for then Houston Rocket, now San Antonio Spur Reggie Wiliams – as was the University Blue XIII Gas Mask which was also remastered today. The days are ticking away as we approach the release of my 100th mask on October 29th….

The Freehand Files: No.62 University Blue XIII Gas Mask

Created in 2013 for Reggie Williams of the Houston Rockets but wasn’t released online until June 18, 2014. the University Blue XIII Gas Mask is my 62nd sneaker mask but only my 2nd Jordan 13 mask. It hasn’t been easy for me remastering photos of previous work each day. As an artist I’m often my…

The Freehand Files: No.61 Raptor VII Gas Mask

The Raptor 7s hit my Chopping Block  in 2012 at the 8 & 9 Art Basel pop up, it was one of my very first Live Chops (a deconstruction of the shoes for a mask at an event that gives folks a chance to see the dissection in person.) The Raptor VII Gas Mask was…