No.196 : Ghostface Killah x Extra Butter x Asics Gel-Lyte MT Gas Mask

Maybe it’s the ostrich leather, maybe it’s the quilting on the toe box or the sock liner, maybe it’s the gum sole, maybe it’s the burgundy. It’s definitely because one of my all time favorite lyricists is behind the cook up. The mask ties in Iron Man inspirations because of GFK’s alter ego, Tony Starks…

Union 1 Mask made for NBPA Sneaker Champ PJ Tucker

Through Set Free and The Compound I was hired to create the 2019 NBPA Sneaker Champ award. Last night it was presented to returning 2018 Sneaker Champ, PJ Tucker of the Houston Rockets. The award couldn’t have gone to a more deserving player, who else you know rolls up with Green Lobster SBs on foot…

No.199: adidas Dame 5 “Black Panther” Helmet

There are so many masks to be made, I’m often asked when I’ll get around to creating masks of our favorite pop culture icons. Often the answer is “When the time is right.” Sometimes that means finding the right collector or collaborator, sometimes that means finding the right shoe. adidas and Marvel delivered with the…

No. 198: adidas Harden Vol 3 “Iron Man” Helmet

The Endgame is nigh! With the final installment of the Avengers saga at hand, or should I say gauntlet, we’re all anxious to find out if our heroes can rally against Thanos. Avengers: Endgame is in theaters tonight! There’s a bittersweet excitement surrounding Avengers: Endgame. For more than a decade we’ve watched this saga unfold….

No.197: adidas Pro Vision “Captain Marvel” Helmet

Few things have had the influence and impact on me that comic books have had. And for me, it’s been Marvel since day one. As a kid I was obsessed with X-Men, Spiderman and the entire Marvel Universe. Today I’m pleased to present 3 Marvel hero masks I created for the launch of the “Heroes…

Jordan 1 Infinity Gauntlet

If you don’t know about @bosslogic, he’s sort of a big deal. With 1.2 million followers on IG, shout outs on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and an official poster for Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame – he’s a creative force to be reckoned with. His serious of designer Infinity Gauntlets is right up my alley…

New Mask Release! No.193: adidas Alphabounce Mask

My 193rd sneaker mask was created from a mix-matched pair of adidas Alphabounce. I bought a pair of the Easy Coral/Sun Glow color way for my wife Besty. She wore them immediately and frequently and every time she did I had sneaker envy. So I went hunting for a pair of Size 12 Women’s (10.5…

Reshoevn8r x Freehand Profit Sneaker Laundry System

The Reshoevn8r x Freehand Profit Sneaker Laundry System is now available from FreehandProfit.com You don’t have to be a sneaker artist or even a sneaker head to appreciate a clean pair of shoes. It’s important to take care of your things, not only will they last you longer in a very wasteful society – you’ll also…

A Mask for Kiel Colon Cancer Foundation

In the early years of my sneaker mask making I had strong support from sneaker blogs like Nice Kicks. That was thanks to true-to-the-culture bloggers, journalists, editors, and personalities like George Kiel. George was the Editor-In-Chief at Nice Kicks from 2008 – 2016, there he interacted and worked with legends of footwear like Kobe, KD,…

Mad Scientist Gas Mask, made from Yeezy IIs

The 149th sneaker mask by Freehand Profit was made from a single pair of Platinum Yeezy IIs. Straps furrow into brows, glowing canisters. The heels become a nose with a shoe lace mustache even Einstein would be jealous of. The lenses feature a custom cut spiraling, hypnotic eye – staple symptom of Madscientisis.

Forgiato x John Geiger 001 Gas Mask

Mask 184 was the first mask made in my new studio at SNKRinc. It is crafted from a single pair of John Geiger’s 001s, this particular color way is a collaboration with the folks over at Forgiato. And not only did I get to chop a pair, I also got the call to model the…