Silvia Gudehus is a painter and sculptress. She lives and works with the awareness that separateness is an illusion all is one, in the beginning as well as in the end. In 1988 she founded the initiative "Künstler für Tiere" (Artists for Animals).
Gudehus has been working for Rosenthal since 1998. She designed several remarkable animal motifs for the product range Rosenthal classic.