The Queen of Adult Colouring is Back!

by |July 17, 2015

Johanna Basford, the award-winning Scottish illustrator who has taken the publishing world by storm, selling more than a million copies of her books Secret Garden and Enchanted Forest, is back this year with a new Adult Colouring book, Lost Ocean.

With Lost Ocean, Johanna Basford invites colour-inners of all ages to discover an enchanting underwater world hidden within the depths of the sea.

With intricate pen and ink illustrations to complete, colour and embellish, readers will meet shoals of exotic fish, curious octopi and delicately penned seahorses, visit coral reefs and barnacle-studded shipwrecks, and discover intricate shells and pirate treasure. Secret Garden and Enchanted Forest fans and newcomers alike will delight in this creative journey into an inky new world.

Click here to check out all of Johanna Basford’s books

Click here to check out all of Johanna Basford’s books

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Andrew Cattanach is a regular contributor to The Booktopia Blog. He has been shortlisted for The Age Short Story Prize and was named a finalist for the 2015 Young Bookseller of the Year Award. He enjoys reading, writing and sleeping, though finds it difficult to do them all at once.

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  • July 17, 2015 at 2:14 pm

    This is such a great idea for a colouring book 🙂

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