Manuela and Marcus Tanzen, in real life author/corrector and architect, are not only parents of the teenage artist Liam, but they have also been pooling their creative forces in the creation of the freakheads for several years.

Each figurine measures about 20 cm and is a unique specimen. Every detail is modeled by hand, consisting of very different materials such as polymer clay, driftwood, discarded clothes, and other artifacts of everyday life. Their joint sense of humor, paired with an affectionately critical view of urban people, drives the couple to develop various characters and to endow them with a biography and the corresponding clothing and equipment.