Meet the toothsome twosome!
Snickerdoodle is a 26 y/o artist from the city of Minneapolis. Inspired by the colorful, disturbing and sometimes sexy approach of Japanese Pop Art and Film, he is the colorful half of the Toothsome Talents!
Growing up in the Twin Cities, he often moved from home to home in the city, and fell in love with illustration in primary school, where he was given an outlet for his hectic home life.
His first ever vending experience was Anime Detour in April of 2011. He has always had a burning determination to become a comic artist and writer, but also enjoys distributing his artwork on a variety of unique items.
He specializes in 2D print work and similar crafts with an emphasis on expressiveness and color, also exploring the dynamics of gender and sexuality within his narratives.
He is currently self-learning the in's and out's of business in the comics and convention industry and is on his way to self-publishing his first official comic.
Jack Squash is a 23 y/o individual who embraces the aesthetic of the occult and creepy. Inspired by western comic books and graphic novel adaptions of classic horror stories, they are one spooky half of the Toothsome Talents.
Growing up in Northeast Minneapolis where arts and culture permeate the neighborhood, they have always had a large creative influence.
Their first ever vending experience with Toothsome Talents was at NoBrand Con in April of 2016, and it lit a spark in them. An award winning cosplayer, they work hard to balance work and play.
They specialize in costuming and 3D pieces (such as accessories and jewelry), as well as having an interest in comicking and illustration.
They are currently an apparel technology student at MCTC in downtown Minneapolis.