Steven Albin was born in Warrington, England in 1954. When he was a small child, the family moved to Pennsylvania. Six years later they relocated to South Florida. In 1981 Steven obtained he BFA from the Ringling School of Art and Design in Sarasota. Later, he completed an Elementary Education program at Florida Southern College in Lakeland, he also attended the Institute of Children’s Literature in Reading Ridge, Connecticut. He is an author and an artist.