Soetkine Aps (° Beveren-Waas, lives in Sint-Niklaas) studied Graphic Design and Illustration at The Royal Academy of Fine Arts (KASK) in Ghent, under the guidance of Carll Cneut. In 2008 she made her debute with the children's book 'Telfeest!', published by De Eenhoorn. The book was translated in several languages and won the Plantin-Moretus Best Design Award. Now she continues making children's books filled with fun animals and vivid colour palettes.

She likes art, The Smiths, shoes and vegetarian cookbooks.
She doesn't like coffee and Cylons.