Johanna Basford, renowned for sparking the adult coloring book craze in 2012, introduces her latest creation, “Small Victories: A Colouring Book of Little Wins & Miniature Masterpieces.” This book emerges as a beacon of creativity and comfort in the wake of personal challenges, inviting adults to find solace and joy in the simplicity of coloring.
Since her first book’s unexpected success, Basford has published 11 titles, captivating millions worldwide. With over 25 million sales, her journey in the world of adult coloring books is nothing short of remarkable.
“Small Victories” was born from Basford’s struggles, including the loss of her father to cancer and her separation from her husband, James Watt, CEO of BrewDog. This coloring book represents a therapeutic escape and a celebration of resilience.
Measuring 8in x 6in (20cm x 15cm), “Small Victories” is a compact treasure, perfect for on-the-go stress relief. Whether tucked into a handbag or a work bag, it offers a creative respite anytime, anywhere.
Basford’s newest book focuses on the idea that joy can be found in brief, manageable moments of creativity. With designs that can be completed in 10 minutes or less, it’s ideal for those seeking a quick creative fix or those overwhelmed by more intricate coloring pages.
The book is filled with images representing “lots of little things that made me happy,” as Basford shares. She hopes that this happiness will be contagious, spreading to everyone who engages with her art.
“Small Victories” is more than just a coloring book; it’s a journey through the little things that bring us joy. Johanna Basford invites us all to rediscover the pleasure of small accomplishments through the simple act of coloring, turning each page into a miniature masterpiece of personal triumph.