Levi Pinfold studied illustration at the University College Falmouth where he developed his distinctive style of realism. Having grown up on a diet of Roald Dahl and Maurice Sendak, Levi is influenced by artists ranging from Bruegel and The Romantics to Alan Lee and Dave McKean. Both of his children's books - The Django and Black Dog have been award-winners and he's currently finishing a third, Greenling. Levi is also working on individual cover assignments. He currently lives in Queensland, Australia.