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Category - Our Company in the Media

On this page, you’ll find links, articles and stories from around the web about Tom Spina Designs, our artists and our work. If you spot something about our work or artists, please contact us.

Appearances at Salt Lake Comic Con 2017!

Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 appearances by Tom Spina and our sister company, Regal Robot! Tom was once again invited as a guest to Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah! At the show, he was a part of five panels and with members of our team ...

Tom on Rebel Force Radio Podcast – Porgs & Regal Robot!

Rebel Force Radio Podcast – Tom talks about Porgs, his upcoming Salt Lake Comic Con appearance and new Regal Robot Star Wars™ products! When Jimmy and Jason call, Tom answers!  Today, on the latest Rebel Force Radio podcast Tom and the hos...

Tom Interviewed on the Star Wars Official Site

Tom Interviewed on the Star Wars Official Site! The official Star Wars™ website’s posted a great interview with Tom titled, “How Tom Spina and Regal Robot are Bringing Star Wars Home.”  Tom talks about the inspiration that led to the creat...

Tom featured on the Star Wars Show

Tom featured on the Star Wars Show! The June 21st episode of The Star Wars Show featured Tom as a guest for a great interview with the show’s cohost, Andi Gutierrez.  The pair discussed our company’s work restoring original props for c...

Podcast and news roundup!

Podcast and Interview Roundup! Tom was a guest on a number of podcasts over the last few weeks, and you’ll find links to some of these appearances below! On the May 26th Rebel Force Radio podcast Tom joined Jason, Jimmy Mac and Billy Mac to t...

Appearances at Star Wars Celebration Orlando!

Star Wars Celebration Orlando was a whirlwind of activity for TSD, Tom and our new venture, Regal Robot! Tom was once again invited as a guest to Star Wars Celebration this year.  The show was a flurry of activity for our crew, as Tom did interview...

Rebel Force Radio Podcast – Star Wars Celebration, 501st Induction

Rebel Force Radio Podcast from Star Wars Celebration, and a surprise for Tom! Tom was once again a guest on the Rebel Force Radio podcast and this time, hosts Jimmy Mac and Jason Swank had a surprise up their sleeves! You can listen to the show...

Helping bring Grand Moff Tarkin back to Star Wars

Lending a hand… and a head… to Rogue One, A Star Wars Story. Peter Cushing lifecast helps recreate Grand Moff Tarkin. ABC news today ran a great story about pioneering effects company ILM’s efforts to bring Peter Cushing back to Sta...

Rebel Force Radio Podcast, Star Wars, Rogue One Reviews

Rebel Force Radio Podcast, Rogue One Reviews with Tom and other guests! Tom was a guest on the Rebel Force Radio podcast this week, where he and the other guests gave their spoiler filled Rogue One Reviews!  Join Tom, hosts Jimmy Mac and Jason, and...

Stephen Colbert Fencing Mask for The Late Show

A custom Stephen Colbert fencing mask created for his duel with US Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad on The Late Show. We recently had an amazing time creating our Sammy the Salmon puppet  for a segment on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. When the...

Tom’s Appearance on Park City TV Mountain Morning Show

Tom on Park City TV Mountain Morning Show We so excited that Tom was a guest on the highly regarded Park City TV Mountain Morning Show on Park City Television on March 24th.  He was interviewed along with the folks at Galaxy Press about our work ...

Rebel Force Radio Appearance: BoShek Actor Discovery

Rebel Force Radio: BoShek Actor Discovery An interview with Rebel Force Radio along with Tom and crime reporter Billy Jensen. As they discuss how Jensen went through the  process of identifying the Star Wars actor who plays BoShek, the man who in...

Rebel Force Radio Interview: SNL skit and More

Check out this interview with Rebel Force Radio and Tom where they discuss the now famous Saturday Night Live’s Undercover Boss skit starring Adam Driver as Kylo Ren/ Matt the Radar Technician. Tom discusses his experiences dressing Adam in hi...

SNL Undercover Boss Adam Driver Star Wars Kylo Ren Skit

Did you catch the SNL Undercover Boss sketch with Adam Driver? We had fun dressing Adam Driver in his original Kylo Ren costume for a hilarious Star Wars skit on Saturday Night Live. We’ve become known for our work creating Star Wars alien cos...

Star Wars Cantina Article on Yahoo News Features Our Work

Yahoo Movie News ran a wonderful Star Wars Cantina article which features some of our work, and Tom was one of those interviewed for great behind the scenes info about the famous Star Wars bar. The Star Wars Cantina article’s author, Gwynne Wat...

CNET- 14 Amazing Desks and Workspaces Article

CNET- 14  Amazing Desks and Workspaces Article CNET published an article of 14 Ridiculously Amazing Desks and Workspaces with 3 of our desks. They featured our Han Solo in Carbonite desk, our Marvel Avengers Desk and Apollo 11 Lunar Module  desk...

Star Wars Insider – Red Five Article

Star Wars Insider – Red Five Article In the September 2015 issue of Star Wars Insider magazine Tom was interviewed for the reoccurring article “Red Five”. Red Five consists of Star Wars actors, authors, special effects technician...

ESPN’s Sports Nation Star Wars Special

ESPN’s Sports Nation Star Wars Special For Halloween, ESPN’s Sports Nation decided to celebrate with a Star Wars Special complete with the Cantina band! We are always so excited and honored when someone contacts us about using our cantina...

Rebel Force Radio Interview: Vanity Fair photos of the Force Awakens Aliens

Rebel Force Radio Interview: Vanity Fair photos of the Force Awakens Aliens Check out this podcast interview with Rebelforce radio where Tom talked with Jimmy Mac and Jason and went in-depth over the Star Wars: The Force Awakens pirate aliens as rev...

Interview with StarWars.com at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim

Interview with StarWars.com at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim We were excited that Tom was invited to the huge Star Wars Celebration Anaheim this year.  A host of our cantina alien masks and custom costumes used for a variety of videos and interview...

TSD featured on DIY Network’s Man Caves

TSD featured on DIY Network’s Man Caves Recently we were contacted by the folks at  DIY Network’s Man Caves. They were looking for a custom bronze sculpture, which is something we have come to expect. What were weren’t expecting was fo...

Interview with The Boba Fett Fan Club

Interview with The Boba Fett Fan Club We were honored to have the opportunity to create the prototype for the Sideshow Collectibles Life Sized Boba Fett Statue. Boba Fett is definitely one of our favorite characters from the Star Wars universe and th...

Article on Star Wars.com About May the Fourth Videos

Article on Star Wars.com about May the Fourth Youtube Videos It probably goes without saying that one of our favorite movies here at TSD is obviously Star Wars a New Hope. So any time we are able to work on anything Star Wars related we jump at the c...

Star Wars Insider Article -A Star Wars Family Legacy: A tribute to the Freeborn Family

Star Wars Insider Article – A Star Wars Family Legacy: A tribute to the Freeborn Family For the April 2013 issue of Star Wars Insider Magazine  Tom wrote  the article “A Star Wars Family Legacy” as a tribute to Stuart, Kay and son...

Interview with Creative Spotlights

Interview with Creative Spotlights Want to learn more about the history of how Tom Spina Designs came to be? What inspires him and his advice to aspiring artists? Check out this in-depth interview with Tom, on Creative Spotlights. Contact Us Today! I...

Articles about Tom’s Cantina Panel at Star Wars Celebration VI

Articles about Tom’s Cantina Panel at Star Wars Celebration VI Tom was invited to speak at Star Wars Celebration VI in Orlando. One of the panels was “The Secrets of the Star Wars Cantina” and the panel was co hosted by Pablo Hidalg...

A Few New Online Articles About Us!

A few new online articles about us! A few new stories about us and some of our pieces including the King Kong Home Theater set, Avengers Desk and the Han Solo in carbonite from the web… http://www.superpunch.net/2012/06/king-kong-themed-home-th...

Video Interview from Sideshow Collectibles

Video Interview from Sideshow Collectibles Want to learn more about exactly what we do here at Tom Spina Designs?  Or about our approach to restoration or displays? Or if you want to hear more about our favorite projects from the man himself. Then c...

Star Wars Insider Magazine Article about our Aliens for Volkswagen Commercial

Star Wars Insider Magazine  article about our aliens for a Volkswagen Super Bowl commercial An article in May 2012 issue  Star Wars Insider magazine called  “A Beloved Hive of Scum and Villainy” Making of the Volkswagen Cantina commer...

Interview with Creature Cantina.com

Interview with Creature Cantina.com Over the years our company founder,Tom, has become known as one of the foremost experts on all things cantina and our studio has helped recreate the scene for numerous commercial, videos and events. It has been the...
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