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Kickstarter of the Week @ Women Write about Comics

Amanda from WWAC posted a very flattering article about Legendary Landscapes - and they have featured us as their Kickstarter of the Week. Thank you so much! Were you that kid, too—did your parent know exactly how to get you out of their hair, and all it involved were colored pencils and a book full of empty line drawings? Were you that kid who disdained tables to lie flat on the floor, feet in the air, nose to crayon to coloring book for hours on end? Good news for you and me, then! Coloring books have recently been recategorized as acceptable for kids AND adults, and so-called “adult coloring books” are this summer’s in thing. No joke! An adult coloring book recently outsold...

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CKNW Radio interview

CKNW 980 was kind enough to interview us on the radio and talk about adult coloring books, here's a recording of the full segment!  Click here to read their article on us:

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Huffington Post: 17 Of Our Favourite Books

Our Kickstarter campaign was featured on Huffington Post! Mere months ago, adults who enjoyed colouring had to steal Sesame Street colouring books from children and probably felt a little embarrassed by it. But thanks in part to an explosion of colouring books aimed at the non-preschool set, colouring is now cool. The trend inspired Carrie Wong and Witek Radomski to create Legendary Landscapes, a colouring book featuring the many varied and impressive landscapes of Canada. "We are inspired by Johanna Basford's Secret Garden and Enchanted Forest,” Wong told the Huffington Post Canada. "She has truly set the standard for adult colouring books. We were very impressed by the level of detail and intricacy in her work as well as the...

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