Louis Shea was born in Newcastle, NSW. His parents, an artist, and an art teacher encouraged him to pursue his creative talents.
Louis lived in the New England region of NSW during school and studied graphic design at Newcastle University. Louis lives in Melbourne with his family and currently works as a graphic designer and illustrator.
The mysterious P. Crumble considers himself an honorary Kiwi, with family located in Christchurch and best buddies being from NZ.