Born in 1947 to Soisy, the third of seven children of a the father who was a tailor. At a very young age, he composes clothes for dolls with the sewing machine. He also likes grinding the ground and draws on the walls of the cellar. Exempted from the military because of tuberculosis, he is cured and travels during 5 years. Coming back to Paris he creates his first dolls out of cloth. In 1980, he begins drawing.