Life is Short: A Coloring Book

In Life is Short: A Coloring Book, Harlem-based graphic designer Anna Draws Every Day constructs a world of whimsy and humor enjoyable by all. Featuring original drawings, phrases, and creative activities, this book presents playful, relatable vignettes of everyday life catered to all ages. Life is Short: A Coloring Book invites readers to saturate Anna’s world with the colors of their own imagination.

A Teaneck, New Jersey native currently residing in Harlem, New York, Anna Draws Every Day embarked on a daily drawing challenge in 2015 that, with the aid of Instagram, has since blossomed into a reignited passion to create. Inspired by the motivations, ideas and techniques of contemporary artists, Life is Short: A Coloring Book is the artist’s debut culmination of her work.

The coloring book's interior and exterior are printed on matte white paper and measures at 8.25 inches wide by 10.5 inches long.

Photography by Jamiya Wilson.