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February 2, 2021

Grace Ebert

All images © Obvious plant

If you don’t want to have a troubled child, double-check the packaging of your next purchase in case you accidentally catch a one-off toy from Jeff Wysaski, aka Obvious plant. He has been using it to dirty supermarket and drugstore shelves for years Action figures and small games This wise comment on capitalism and the harsh realities we all experience, from a birthday for one – it includes “a party blower because that’s all you need” – to a “childless couple” who ride the matching jet skis . Sometimes they parody pop culture and the elaborate designs are combined with witty text and a range of deliberate misspellings, including warnings that “everyone is dying, even birds”.

Many of the subversive products, shirts, and other merchandise are available in the Obvious plant shopalthough they sell out quickly. Follow Wysaski on to stay up to date on the latest designs Instagram.

# Games
#Humor
#Pop Culture
#Satire
#Toys

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