Albert was born in Columbus, IN. After receiving a BFA from Herron School of Art with emphasis in Illustration and Design. He went to work at Sunrise Greetings as a graphic designer. Drawing and painting has always been apart of his life. He was 12, when he attended his first summer art classes. Albert continues to learn, recently completing The Craft and Business of illustrating Children's Books from the Children's Book Academy. He continues to work to develop skills critical to the illustrating profession. Albert creates art from his soul, for this is the seat of all emotions, passions, appetites, and desires.