Peter de Sève’s illustrations and character designs are known throughout the world. His work spans three decades and various media, including magazines, books, print and television advertising. Peter was honored with an Emmy Award for Outstanding Character Design for his work on Sesame Street’s Abby Cadabby’s Flying Fairy School. He has received three Annie Award nominations for Character Design in a Feature Production, as well as a Hamilton King Award from the Society of Illustrators, a Clio Award for a Nike television commercial and a Visual Effects Society Award nomination for outstanding animated character design for Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs.
He currently lives in Brooklyn, NY with his family. With his wife Randall he collaborated on his first children’s book The Duchess of Whimsy.