Inspiration: Children’s Book Color Chips and Palettes

May 25, 2016

Did you happen to catch a glimpse of this Instagram shot from Greg Pizzoli? This framed digital proof for Number One Sam was submitted for the Society of Illustrators annual show:

PMS chips from Greg Pizzoli's Number One Sam

How inspiring! It got us thinking about the brilliant color palettes in some of our favorite children’s books. Don’t you just love dissecting the artistry in such intricate illustrations? We put a few together below to inspire your weekend and showcase the wide array of gorgeous work. Some classic, some brand new, all amazing:

Color Palettes in some of our favorite children's books from @redcapcards

Color Palettes in some of our favorite children's books from @redcapcards

Color Palettes in some of our favorite children's books from @redcapcards

What are some of your favorites?