The Loud Cloud represents a dynamic group of unique illustrators, designers and animators.

Each balances a bright, authentic visual identity with purposeful, original, inventive ideas.

Co-principals Ellen Gould and Joshua Gorchov have been creative partners since meeting at California College of the Arts.

The Loud Cloud is guided by their collective expertise as practitioners of graphic design and illustration, and is fueled by the unstoppable creative energy of their artists around the globe.

We collaborate with a broad range of clients within the editorial, advertising, publishing, entertainment, retail, technology and nonprofit sectors.

We create images, designs and animations for a range of applications including magazines, advertising, packaging, children’s products, websites, books and large-scale installations.


Ellen Gould

(510) 325-0559


Joshua Gorchov

(925) 967-8852