Francesco Abrignani was born in Palermo on 1980. He studied at Comix School of Milano and worked for Italian publishing houses such as Esseffedizioni and Rizzoli. In 2005, he attended Disney Academy in Milano and began to work for Walt Disney Company. He did comic art for Power Rangers, Chip & Dale, and collaborated in art for the Disney graphic novel Rapunzel (Tangled). He continues to collaborate with Disney as an artist, in both traditional and vector art. Furthermore, he works for advertising and web art. He uses softwares such Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator to combine his hand-drawn art with the precision of vector softwares.