Wild Things Coloring Book
Client: gina schiappacasse
Role: Creative direction & Design
About the process via Ashlo Co...
"...Somewhere toward the end of the illustration process, I brought in my friend Nicole Murtagh as a designer/production manager. I’d worked with Nicole on a few small collaborative projects in the past and really loved her work and her energy. Since my art tends toward the feminine aesthetic, I felt it was important to have a female designer involved. Nicole was nothing short of spectacular and really brought a lot of great ideas to the table. It was her idea to spiral bind the book for easier coloring, and she thoroughly tested every paper type with every medium imaginable from gel pens to markers before we made our final paper decision. It was definitely fantastic to have someone on board who was easy to work with and whose opinions I trusted..."