Pinfold is from the Forest of Dean in England and lives in Cornwall, England. He studied art at University College Falmouth. Working as a self employed illustrator, his debut picture book was The Django, inspired his love of music.
Levi won The Book Trust Early Years Award in the Best Emerging Illustrator Category in 2010, and was chosen for the Book Trust Best New Illustrators Award in 2011. Levi also enjoys writing stories in his spare time and has published a book called Black Dog for children.