Charlie Griffin is a writer and composer. He is the author of the picture book Indy and Jenny – The true story of a dog who fought the odds, inspired a city, and found his best friend, based on the story of Indy the Pit Bull (in cooperation with Indy’s owner). Additionally, his one-act, one-woman play, The Mysterious Life of Amy Thomson McKean, was scheduled to premiere in Orlando in March 2020, but COVID forced a reschedule. Stay tuned for a 2022 premiere. Griffin also is active as a screenwriter, and several of his short fiction pieces are published on various literary sites on the web.
His music has been played in over twenty countries, performers have chosen his work for presentation at conferences (PASIC, NFA, ACDA), festivals (Aspen, Spoleto, Cervantino), and notable venues like the Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, and the American Cathedral in Paris. Other music career highlights include performances by the St. Louis Symphony, the Orlando Philharmonic, and the Dale Warland Singers.
Rebecca Sampson – Illustrator
Rebecca Sampson is a British Fine Artist, professional illustrator, and graphic designer, living and working in Cheltenham, UK, on the edge of the Cotswolds. She grew up in Lincolnshire before moving to London where she worked for major agencies in branding, packaging, and illustration. After a year working in Melbourne, Australia, she returned home to pursue illustration full time.
Rebecca works in both children’s books and editorial portraiture and is available for commissions, on request. Please get in contact via email for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org.