As I'm eagerly awaiting my new Minecraft inspired colouring book proof, I'm planning the next in the series of location colouring books.
I loved doing the Italy and the Canada ones, as I love travelling to new places and seeing the scenery. My next book was going to be Norway but people have been asking if I'll do a book of the North East. It seems like the most logical thing to do. My local scenes cards are always popular so a colouring book should be.
So I now need to trawl through my photos finding scenes to make into designs. I'll probably do some obvious ones like the Baltic Flour Mill and St Mary's Lighthouse, but I do also want to add in some places that we like to visit as a family as well. I won't call them hidden gems as some people will know about them but they may not be obvious.
Like this view of the bridge at Plessey Woods.
I have started on one design and this is a detail from it. The boathouse at the China Pond at Wallington Hall.
If you have any favourite places in the North East that you'd like to see in a colouring book I'd love to hear your ideas in the comments. You can also subscribe to my newsletter to get monthly updates about the colouring book and my other work.
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