Coloring Books for Gardeners by Johanna Basford

These coloring books for gardeners are the perfect way to welcome spring. Each day, I look outside and the grass seems a little bit greener. I’m starting to see my daffodils and hyacinths peek up from the mulch in front out of our house. I know that any day now, spring will really be here. I received product for this post. This post contains affiliate links, and I will receive compensation if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.

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Coloring Books for Gardeners by Johanna Basford

Coloring Books for Gardeners

Johanna Basford is a Scottish illustrator who has a number of beautiful books available. Her drawings are typically done in black and white with pencils and pens.

Secret Garden an Inky Treasure Hunt Coloring Book

A treasure hunt and coloring book filled with black and white flora and fauna illustrations, sharpen those colored pencils and get creative with this beautiful book for artists and gardeners alike. Appealing to all ages, the intricately realized world of secret gardens is both beautiful and inspirational.

My thoughts:

Secret Garden an Inky Treasure Hunt is a coloring book with flowers, leaves, houseplants, butterflies and gardening themes. The drawings are printed on both sides of the paper. The pages are a nice, heavy weight which makes coloring both sides possible without bleed through. There’s a nice variety of simple and more complex drawings so there will be something that appeals to everyone. There are even several that have a small drawing as a thought starter with a phrase that encourages you to be creative and draw something on your own.

Secret Garden: An Inky Treasure Hunt and Coloring BookSecret Garden: An Inky Treasure Hunt and Coloring BookStaedtler Johanna Basford Triplus Fineliner Pens for Adult Coloring Books (Set of 36)Staedtler Johanna Basford Triplus Fineliner Pens for Adult Coloring Books (Set of 36)Secret Garden Artist's Edition: 20 Drawings to Color and FrameSecret Garden Artist’s Edition: 20 Drawings to Color and Frame

The Secret Garden Artist’s Edition Book

Get creative with 20 of the most popular artworks from the original book, filled with black and white flora and fauna, ready to color and frame.

My thoughts:

Secret Garden Artist’s Edition Book is a coloring book that contains 20 of the most popular drawings from the Secret Garden an Inky Treasure Hunt book. The pages are a very heavy weight so they could easily be framed and used as home decor. These pages are single sided which makes it perfect to frame without losing the ability to color all of the pages.

Both of these coloring books for gardeners and others who love nature would make beautiful gift ideas. These are books that can be colored and then admired over and over again.

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