Our Mission

The mission of ART PLUSH toys is to promote and encourage

the discovery of art and the power to imagine.

ART PLUSH takes the concept and styles of various art movements

and transforms them into child friendly designs and illustrations.

These famous modern and contemporary artists, who represent the

best of each art movement, are an inspiration for MODERN ici toys :

 

Joan Miro

Pablo Picasso

Salvador Dali

Jackson Pollock

Jean Dubuffet

Keith Haring

 

 

“Art is unquestionably one of the purest and highest elements in human happiness. It trains the

mind through the eye, and the eye through the mind. As the sun colors flowers, so does art color life.”

- John Lubbock

 

“ Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.” - Pablo Picasso

 

“ Art influences everything” - Ginia A. Davis

 

 

Art Plush toys is a great art teaching tool for everyone.


About Us

Jitka Exler

 

 

Jitka created Art Plush, Inc. to promote and encourage the

discovery of art for kids. She has taken her inspiration from

art masters whose most recognized art pieces she transformed

into illustrations and cuddly plush toys that children can

easily relate to. Jitka's characters bring together her unique

one of a kind whimsical and humorous creations with cute positive

personality and inspiring attitudes. All of these characteristics help to

introduce the sometimes complex work of world famous art masters to

children of all ages. As the children interact and discover art with

these unique toys at an early age they will develop an

understanding and appreciation of art throughout their lives.

 

MODERN ici toy line is inspired by this group of modern artists:

Joan Miro

Pablo Picasso

Salvador Dali

Jackson Pollock

Jean Dubuffet