‘Do people really pay money for this? I can do that much better,’ is a remark you do not hear rarely. ‘That’s funny. I want to try that myself,’ you hear just as much.
Besides the professional artists a lot of amateurs are active. Many forums exists where people publish their work to be seen and judged. If you look long and hard enough you will find truely amazing pieces where the creativity does not have any limits. These designs are responsible for the current unique reputation of the designer toys-scene.