Jake's cartoon work was inspired by the webcomics Transmission by FreyFox and Woods For The Trees by Thom "Roofus" Jones. Jake is the creator of Mikey & Friends and A Furry Future, which is a webcomic set in the year 2045 A.D., about comedian/comedy musician Ricky the Skunk.
Jake is currently[when?] the Lead Artist and Illustrator of a web stories, Space Pirate Captain MacTaggart.
Jake grew up listening to country music and pop-punk, and is a self-taught guitarist. According to him,
|I'm wasn't Good at Guitar at first cause I never Learned to read music Notes, I mostly Rely on my four simple Power Chords and Frequent Noodling. Not every one can be Eddie Van Halen or Richie Samboa|
As of June, 2014, Jake is a lead guitar player and occasional bassist in a few bands from his school. His biggest influences are Johnny Cash, Simple Plan, Fall Out Boy, Blink-182, Sum 41, Luke Bryan, and the Zac Brown Band.
Jake's family is of Scottish, Welsh, and German descent. He was diagnosed with mild autism, and used to struggle in elementary school because of this.
Jacob is a firearm enthusiast, and attends monthly shotgun skeet tournaments. His personal favorite firearms are Smith & Wesson .357 magnum revolvers. Despite his love of firearms, he hates hunting and is strongly against fox hunting season.
Jacob is also a "Rail-Fan" and is very interested in scale model train sets.
- Fox-Jake's profile on DeviantArt. Retrieved July 21, 2015.
- Fox-Jake's profile on Weasyl. Retrieved July 21, 2015.