Enchanted Kingdom Colouring Books
Adult colouring books with a difference!
Pook Press’s Enchanted Kingdom Colouring Books are more than the traditional ‘fill in the gaps’ colouring books. The series highlights some of the finest artwork from the ‘Golden Age of Illustration’ – a period stretching from the late nineteenth, to the early twentieth century – in which the popularity, abundance and quality of illustrated works saw an unprecedented upsurge.
Inside these Colouring Books, you will find stunning black-and-white ‘Golden Age’ illustrations by the masters of the craft, including Arthur Rackham, Charles Robinson, Harry Rountree, John Tenniel, and many more – allowing you to partake in their astounding originality. Sinuous lines and striking imagery abound; perfect for loosing yourself in a flurry of creative colouring. For both adults and children alike, they provide the perfect way to relax and unwind – an imaginative break from the stresses of daily life. Some outlines are simple, others more intricate, but all offer the opportunity to create your own unique, and beautiful art.
The Arthur Rackham Colouring Book
For the first time, this book brings together a carefully chosen selection of black-and-white images by Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) one of the most celebrated artists of the British Golden Age of Illustration. Whether producing whimsical children’s images or murkier, foreboding drawings for adults, Rackham’s unique style of illustration was (and still is) admired by countless collectors, critics, and the general public.
Alice in Wonderland Colouring Book
Inside this ‘Alice in Wonderland Colouring Book’, you will find fifty-four stunning black-and-white ‘Golden Age’ illustrations – all responding to Lewis Carroll’s famous story. The sheer variety of artistic responses to Charles Dodgson’s story is truly fascinating; attesting to the skill of the author, and the pleasure the tale has brought to its readers. From character to character, scene to scene, there is always something new to discover. Features artists such as Blanche McManus, Arthur Rackham, Charles Robinson, Harry Rountree and Milo Winter.
Cinderella Colouring Book
Inside this ‘Cinderella Colouring Book’, you will find thirty-four stunning black-and-white Golden Age’ illustrations – all responding to the Cinderella story. It presents work from the masters of the craft, including the Charles Robinson, Jennie Harbour, Harry Clarke, and many more – allowing you create your own stamp on this classic fairy tale.