Joey "Toadstool" Dean
Joey is working to provide representation to other Transgender and LGBTQ+ folks through his writing, illustration and work at Toadstool’s Gift Shop.
Illustration & Comics
Apparel & Product Design
Commissions & Consultations
Back in 2016 I started my Etsy shop and now I have over 30 products and 1000+ sales (and counting). I am a graphic designer and multimedia artist creating inclusive LGBTQ+ and intersectional feminist enamel pins, patches and accessories as well as modelling on the side.
Take a run down Yonge Street (Toronto) with Alex and their dog-pal, Bowie. But, it’s not the bustling city you’re used to… WRITTEN BY: ALEX PRONG ✎ STORYBOARDED & ILLUSTRATED BY: JOEY “TOADSTOOL” DEAN ♥︎ FUNDED VIA BROKEN PENCIL PRESS’S COVID RELIEF MICRO-GRANT INITIATIVE
Stimming / Autistic Pride Happy Bee Design
Gouache on 9″ x 7″ paper, December 2021.
Gouache on 7″ x 5″ paper, October 2021.
Acrylic on 12″ x 9″ canvas, November 2021.
Pink Forest In The Rain
Acrylic on 6″ x 6″ canvas, February 2020.