Chantal Gabriel earned her AA in English literature from Miami Dade College and was awarded the Outstanding Student English Award. Her short story and poems were also published in Miambiance, an arts & literary magazine. She transferred to the University of Miami to complete her bachelor’s degree in English with a focus in creative writing and a minor in film. She was also the recipient of the University of Miami Alumni Legacy Scholarship. Chantal co-founded Duo Tales Studio, an upcoming studio that creates unconventional, quirky, and whimsical live-action/animation films, with her sister.