At The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Tyler studied sculpture and puppetry. After becoming an alumni, his creations were seen in many Chicago Children's Theater productions, as well as his own independent productions for local parks in Chicago. He is the co-founder of Colorphony and chief puppet fabricator.
After Executive Producing the first season of The Magic Boat, Jacob helped co-found Colorphony Creations. With his extensive knowledge of carpentry and electrical-work, he created the set-division consisting of miniatures, puppet props, and puppet sets. Jacob is the producer and general manager at our fabrication house.