Crystal Fiocchi is from Abilene, Texas and received a BFA with an emphasis in graphic design and illustration from Abilene Christian University.  She has illustrated three children's books and several book covers. Fiocchi has taught art in Spring Branch ISD at Spring Woods High School for the last nine years.

Her art students participate in many art competitions and art shows throughout the year including Via Colori Apprendista Contest. She loves teaching and inspiring her students to use their creativity to develop their artistic skills and reach their own dreams. She is happily married to Lee Fiocchi and they have a beautiful daughter named Alana. They are looking forward to continuing to grow their family in the near future.