TOY MACHINE - GATEWAY - 8.5
Ed Templeton is one of the most creative names in skateboarding and was one of the pivotal figures in the industry in the 80s and 90s.
As a matter of fact, he won the street contest in the Münster Monster Mastership in 1990. In addition to skateboarding, Ed Templeton is an active and enthusiastic painter, photographer and graphic designer.
If ideas just seem to come to you that easily, it makes sense to start your own company, right? Toy Machine was launched in 1993..
The boss himself was the visionary and driving force behind the artistic designs his Californian label is known for until 2013.