Two years ago, “adult coloring books” sold like hot cakes the moment our local book stores carried it. Aside from the calming therapy it promised, the activity of coloring patterns and flowers itself brought nostalgia like no other. A chance to forget about adulting for a while? Yes, please. Though it served its purpose, the twee trend left as fast as it came, giving way for PageJump Folio to publish a real “capital-a” Adult coloring books for adults like us, if you know what I mean. *wink*
Going beyond paisley and floral outlines is Linya Erotika, an adult coloring book that showcases the work of three contemporary artists who will lead you to a place of “flowing movement, uninhibited emotions, and human desires.” Permitted uncensored creative freedom, artists Kay Aranzanso, Isobel Francisco, and Tokwa Peñaflorida explored Linya Erotika in their individual ways.