Adult Coloring Books For Stress Relief

If you are a group of adults hanging out and if one of you pulls out a set of coloring books, you will probably give each other some funny looks. However, you might be surprised to learn that adult coloring is something that has been around for a few decades but has only started gaining mainstream popularity recently. According to the experts, the activity has a stress-reducing and brain-quieting effect on always-on professionals.

Here is a list of coloring books for adults that you can order immediately. From cityscapes, nature, animals, and intricate designs, you have different varieties to choose from. You are bound to find one that you love.

1Tattoos Inspired Coloring

Tattoos Inspired Coloring features 100 amazing designs. It is a wonderful adult coloring book by Parragon Books that celebrates excellence in tattoo art. From Celtic designs and classic flowers to fantastic beasts and cultural motifs from different parts of the globe, every page is crying out for ink.

Coloring is an excellent way to inspire creativity and mindfulness. It also helps improve coordination and hones artistic skills. Everybody has an inner artist waiting to be released, and nothing comes close to being as satisfying as a lovely piece of body art.

2Color Me Stress-Free

Color Me Stress-Free is the perfect solution for adults who are stressed out. It is a coloring book designed to help people who wish to reconnect with their inner creativity. Color Me Stress-Free is part of the international bestselling Color Me series, and it's designed for harried adults.

Lacy Mucklow, an art therapist, and Angela Porter, an artist, offer 100 coloring templates designed to help you unplug and unwind at the end of every day. Color Me Stress-Free is organized into seven therapeutically themed chapters. Readers can enjoy the benefits of putting crayon or pencil to paper as well as channeling their everyday stresses into a creative, satisfying environment.

3Posh Adult Coloring Book

Posh Adult Coloring Book: Soothing Designs for Fun and Relaxation by Andrews McMeel Publishing is the perfect creative alternative to sheep counting. The book is filled with over 100 pages of lovely, peaceful design patterns to help you get rid of stress and feel ready for rest. It will help take your mind off any worries or woes and allow you to unwind and relax.

4Color Your Own Famous American Paintings

Color Your Own Famous American Paintings by Marty Noble includes line drawings of 30 American masterpieces. The book allows colorists to add their preferred hues to famous paintings – from Edward Hopper's starkly realistic Hotel Room to the quiet charm of Mary Cassatt's Mother and Child. Additional works are from Edward Hicks, Childe Hassam, Albert Bierstadt, Grandma Moses, Winslow Homer, and 23 other masters.

5The Art Of Nature Coloring Book

Scientists handcrafted scientific and botanic prints in the 18th and 19th century, capturing the vibrant colors and intricate details of the most fascinating creatures and plants in the world. These vintage illustrations adorn the walls of homes featured in popular interior design magazines, but you don't need to spend a lot recreating those beautiful wildlife and floral prints. The Art of Nature Coloring Book by Adams Media includes these beautiful illustrations.

You will find 60 amazing illustrations in The Art of Nature Coloring Book. It will guide you as you personalize your art using colored pencils to bring each animal or plant to life. The ornate prints will not only provide hours of entertainment, but it will also serve as a unique decoration guaranteed to liven up any workspace or wall.

6Fantastic Cities

Fantastic Cities by Steve McDonald is a one-of-a-kind coloring book. It features immersive aerial views of actual cities from all over the world alongside lovely illustrated, Inception-like architectural mandalas. Steve McDonald's line work, which is beautifully rendered and detailed, offers a bird's eye view of visually arresting global locales from Paris, London, and New York to Melbourne, Tokyo, Amsterdam, Rio, Istanbul, and many others.

7The Mindfulness Coloring Book

Emma Farrarons, an accomplished illustrator, presents 70 intricate and beguiling patterns that help you color your way to tranquility in The Mindfulness Coloring Book. You will find leaves, flowers, birds, and butterflies, alongside kaleidoscopic designs and rolling waves. Printed on high-quality paper and perfectly sized to fit into a handbag or pocket, you can be sure to enjoy hours of bliss; The Mindfulness Coloring Book will be there to help you get rid of stress everywhere you go.

8Dinosaurs With Jobs

Dinosaurs work hard for a living, and their efforts deserve recognition. Dinosaurs with Jobs by Theo Nicole Lorenz features 20 examples of the dinosaurs whose work helps make the world better. It includes dog groomers, tech support specialists, astronauts, driving instructors, and more.

It is quite evident that the adult coloring books you can choose from are so many that it can make your head spin. However, you don't have to worry – deciding whether you would like to try a book that focuses on intricate designs, humor, animals, or real-life art will be the key. Take our word for it and dive in.

Christy Schuler

Christy Schuler is a trauma nurse from Minneapolis, Minnesota. She loves her job, but the constant stress can take a toll without proper balance. Who would have thought that coloring books would be the answer? Christy can't do without them now!