Born in 1962 to Danish-French parents, Antoon Krings drew and painted from his early age. After graphic arts studies at the ESAG in Paris and some experience in the field of fashion, he decided to start a carrier in illustration. Antoon Krings is at the head of the book collection "Drôles de Petites Bêtes". This collection, very appreciated by the readers and the profession, is mentioned in the reference book for children’s literature “1001 Children's Books you must read before you grow up”. In 2010 he received the prize for the best illustrator at the 22nd Comics Festival of Sollies. In 2013 he started a new collection, “Lou p’tit loup”.