William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was a poet, playwright, and actor who is widely regarded as one of the most influential writers in the history of the English language. Often referred to as the Bard of Avon, Shakespeare's vast body of work includes comedic, tragic, and historical plays; poems; and 154 sonnets. His dramatic works have been translated into every major language and are performed more often than those of any other playwright. Bethan Janine is a designer and illustrator based in the UK. Her bright, patterned designs, inspired by the natural world, have been sought by clients across the globe in the fashion, textile, editorial, and packaging businesses. Her books include Coloring for Moms and Moms-to-Be and Romeo and Juliet: A Coloring Classic. Renia Metallinou is an illustrator and designer. She lives in Greece with her husband and family.