Sharpie Microscopic Colors

The Sharpie Ultra Fine Point pen, with its capacity for fine detail illustration, is celebrated in this set of print and outdoor advertisements featuring bacteria (Green), viruses (Yellow) and blood platelets (Pink). The campaign won a Gold Outdoor Lion at the 2013 Cannes International Festival of Creativity.

Sharpie Microscopic Green

Sharpie Microscopic Yellow

Sharpie Microscopic Pink


The Microscopic Colors campaign was developed at DraftFCB, Chicago, by chief creative officer Todd Tilford, executive creative director Jon Flannery, group creative director Gigi Carroll, creative director Michael McGrath, senior creatives Gabriel Schmitt, senior creative/illustrator Gustavo Dorietto with Estudiorama, retoucher Karyn Bieneman, executive producer John Bleeden, print production director Julie Regimand, senior art buyer Laura Laube, group managing director Jennifer Rowland, managing director Melanie Hellenga and media supervisor Tom Pierson.