The Adventures of Sam & Duke

The Adventures of Sam & Duke

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Tom Taylor

Tom Taylor is an author, illustrator, photo animator, motion graphics designer, video producer, musician, and songwriter from Boise, Idaho. His animated photo design and video style create otherworldly images and movement. Send Tom your photos and turn them into ethereal, dreamy, images for ads, books, social media, TV, or music videos, and Film.

His original and soundtrack music combine the musical influences of classic rock, dream pop and British invasion and chill wave genres. Tom’s live music performances offer crowd-pleasing medleys, as well as a variety of popular songs. His dynamic vocals and guitar draw audiences who enjoy well-known classics, plus unique original songs, that inspire and deliver a memorable and uplifting musical experience.

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Spokane, WA

Eastern Washington and Boise State University  Studying Graphic Design and Art, painting. Still has one semester left!

Tom is an ultrarunner – 30-50 miles and wants to do a 100 miler. He also likes Cycling and hiking.

Tom was a huge reader all his life. He was into movies and books as well as wrote a lot of poetry when he was young and it came back around and is into reading again. He is finishing things he wrote when he was younger now that he has the skills with writing and videos!

He wrote this story for his son when he was just born. He wanted to write a children’s book for him. He wrote the story and put together sketches. 14 years later, he is finishing it up!

He wants to put out as much as he can as much content to have a whole series with Sam and Duke. A lot of adventures!

The dolls were made by a woman in Isreal, Natalie. He found her on Pinterest and she hand makes them so they are unique to her style. The ‘actors’ are busy at work!

He likes red wine. He is a musician and plays locally, at the Riverside, wineries, and events. 

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