Adobe Coloring Book
Pascal Campion is a French-American illustrator and storyteller, born in New Jersey and residing in Los Angeles. Most recently, he was an art director on the first season of Dr. Seuss’s Green Eggs and Ham for Netflix, a New Yorker cover artist, and an illustrator for The Paper Kingdom, written by Helena Ku Rhee. He describes his inspiration for this illustration as “a pair of siblings are surprised by a sea of the impossible coming true. I dream of the magical ocean coming to life.”
Mark Conlan is a multidisciplinary Illustrator from Dublin, Ireland, who currently works and lives in Melbourne, Australia. He develops conceptual illustration for products, editorial publishing, advertising campaigns, and one-off commissions for clients all around the world. His style focuses on a strong use of character and composition empowered by whimsical and emotional situations. Incorporating rich and vibrant color palettes in his work, he says his aim is to “produce atmospheric imagery that surpasses the brief.” His work often features happy characters or arrays of plants and foliage. About his creation for this week’s Coloring Book chapter, he says, “A dream is a destination I end up at that combines most of my favorite things or somewhere that looks too good to be true. You all know how much I love color. Well, this time, it's up to you. Please tag me in your masterpieces. I can't wait to see my dream through your colorful imaginations.”
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Victoria Pavlov was introduced to the magical world of art in her childhood. Her first language was the language of art. Victoria has dedicated her professional life to digital and traditional imaging and photography. She has a passion for design and all things creative. About her work for the Adobe Coloring Book, she says, “We all have different dreams. For me, dreams are all about warm colors, flowers, and the music of the nature. This coloring page is my dream place around nature, flowers, and warm colors.”
Paul Trani is a Principal Worldwide Creative Cloud Evangelist for Adobe. He is passionate about empowering designers to create compelling content using their creativity and new technology—whether it’s traditional illustration, graphic design and branding, or compelling 3D and augmented reality experiences. With more than 25 years of experience, Trani has become an award-winning designer, passionate public speaker, and prolific trainer. He has earned top author status on Lynda.com and has created a steady stream of content for Adobe and paultrani.com. With over 40 countries and countless presentations under his belt, Trani has become a sought-after public speaker in the creative world. About his illustration, he says, “I was inspired by what it’s like to dream while being awake. Dreaming big with things jumping out into reality. And I wanted it to beg for color. But that part’s not my job!”
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Naomi VanDoren is an independent artist and author based in California. She creates adventure-inspired artwork and is the author of Naiya and the Foxdragon. About her drawing for the Coloring Book, she says, “Dreaming—I’ve always found it be a magical escape into another world not unlike our own. Here you’ll find fantastical adventure!”
Loveis Wise is an illustrator from Washington, D.C., now based in Los Angeles. Their work often speaks to themes of joy, social awareness, and the intersections of black and queer culture. About their creation for the Adobe Coloring Book, Wise says, “I was excited when I was asked to create this piece with the prompt of ‘dreams.’ Dreaming, to me, is a portal to create realities of what experiences you’d like to feel into or even catalyze you into understanding your own freedom!”
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