I am an artist and designer based in the SF Bay Area. I created Mendoza's Monsters in 2017 so that I could share my creations with others. My fascination with themes of horror and fantasy are the main inspirations behind my work.

Sculpture is the primary art form I practice since it allows me to turn ideas from my imagination into tangible physical representations. The physical nature of my work enables me to share my creations with other people in a way that they can fully interact with. To see a creature or character as it would exist in reality brings feelings of excitement, fear, and joy.

That level of interaction with my art beyond just seeing an image drives me to continue creating