Eric Dowdle Coloring Book: Beautiful Beaches

Color famous scenes from coastal destinations in the whimsical style of folk artist Eric Dowdle

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Pub Date 28 May 2024 | Archive Date 19 Apr 2024

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Embark on a coloring journey through famous coastal cities and destinations led by the enchanting folk art of Eric Dowdle.

Folk artist Eric Dowdle is well-known for his brightly colored paintings of famous cities and landmarks from around the world. These coloring pages created from his intricately detailed artwork lend themselves perfectly to armchair travelers, coloring enthusiasts, and fans of the artist (or all three!).

Original full-color illustrations alongside the coloring pages offer inspiration for color choices, and the abundance of detail filling every inch of the page provides hours of relaxing entertainment, with complex outlines to challenge and inspire.

From international beaches to scenic seascapes, Beautiful Beaches allows you to explore famous coastal destinations through the eyes of an artist.
  • Contains 40 coloring pages, with original full-color illustrations for guidance.
  • Includes detailed scenes of famous beaches and coastal destinations.
  • Features quality paper with one-sided artwork for easy display.
With more than 30 million puzzles showcasing his artwork sold worldwide, folk artist Eric Dowdle offers a new way to experience his art with this coloring book series from Walter Foster Publishing. Each coloring book features his most iconic and popular paintings of famous cities and international landmarks, from Buckingham Palace to the National Parks.

Also available in the Dowdle Coloring Book series:National Parks, America the Beautiful, and Around the World.
Embark on a coloring journey through famous coastal cities and destinations led by the enchanting folk art of Eric Dowdle.

Folk artist Eric Dowdle is well-known for his brightly colored paintings of...

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This coloring book is very cute. The original paintings are gorgeous and very detailed. Next to them is the blank version to color. Because the designs are so intricate this is definitely a coloring book for an older audience. Accompaning each picture and chosen Beautiful Beach are a few sentences of information about the location. This book will be a delight to anyone who likes to color, whether they are familiar with the artist or not.
Thanks to Netgalley and the publisher for an ARC in exchange for my honest review.

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What a beautiful, yet really refreshing colouring book. The designs are original, detailed and truly charming. There are some lovely scenes, and a variety of interesting characters to colour. Would have preferred a hard copy to read and review properly, as the illustrations are stunning! I like that you can follow the guide, and copy their colouring suggestions, or completely do your own thing.

Thank you to Quarto Publishing Group – Walter Foster and Netgalley for an eARC of this book to read and review.

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This was so pretty to use on my phone and it would make an amazing physical gift. Lots of beautiful beaches.

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Thank you to NetGalley for this beautiful and intricately detailed ebook - Beautiful Beaches by Eric Dowdle in exchange for a honest review. The pictures in this book are outstanding with minute details. I loved that some of these beaches are the present and some are from the past. The beaches are all colored in and then there is an identical page- whereyou can use the same colors or different ones to illustrate your blank page.. Some beaches have additional blank pages to color also . I highly recommend this beautiful book with many of the beaches I have visited throughout the world.

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I wondered how this book was going to show differences between different beaches and I wasn't disappointed. Every detailed picture has a short description, along with drawings that include plants, animals, buildings, and people having fun in various ways. This was so much fun!
Thanks to NetGalley for letting me preview this coloring book

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This coloring book is so much fun! I love doing Dowdle puzzles! So I was really excited to see there was going to be a coloring book coming out. There is so much detail to color. This is definitely a coloring book that will take some time and attention to detail. I loved the different locations in the book. It makes me want to grab this coloring book and lay out on a sunny beach!

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Eric Dowdle Coloring Book: Beautiful Beaches is a beautiful collection of beaches. I cannot wait to buy the coloring book and color the pictures.

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Thank you Netgalley for the ARC!

This a beautifully drawn coloring book by Eric Dowdle. Each picture has you touring the beaches and towns of beautiful places like Aruba, Key West, and St. Maarten to name a few. I enjoyed seeing and learning about each place featured in this book. It's a wonderful book for adults and young teens.

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The Eric Dowdle Coloring Book: Beautiful Beaches is such a vibrant and intricate coloring book--perfect for coloring enthusiasts!

Colorists aged 13 and up will be captivated by the full-page, colored works of art depicting the various locations featured in the collection. Each scene is full of life and intricately detailed. The bright, vivid colors also serve as perfect inspiration for your own works of art. You'll want to keep a pencil sharpener handy as you color each page! It's all about the details in this beach-inspired collection.

This collection also provides colorists with the opportunity to learn more about each of the locations the artist drew inspiration from. Each location's art is accompanied with a brief description that entices readers to want to travel and experience the beaches in real life. With over 20 locations to explore, you'll truly travel the world in this beautifully illustrated coloring book collection!

Thank you to NetGalley, Walter Foster Publishing, and Eric Dowdle for providing me with an advanced copy to review. I look forward to seeing this coloring book in its printed form.

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Beautiful and intricate. I loved the colored examples of each location and the informative blurbs. Some of the line work is a little heavy but adds to the charm of the art. This is a welcome addition for any colorists. Adding to wishlist.

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Thank you to NetGalley and the publisher for providing me with this book for free in exchange for my review! All opinions are my own.

I absolutely loved looking through this coloring book! I love how it offers a colored version of the picture along with some facts about the destination.

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Another great colouring book from Eric Dowdle. I always appreciate the inclusion of a beautiful inspiration image of the location and think it really conveys the atmosphere of each particular location. The colouring images are intricately detailed and I really like the inclusion of key facts about each place.

Many thanks to the author, publisher and Netgalley for providing an ARC of this book in exchange for an unbiased review.

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What a beautiful colouring book with exceptional artwork that anyone who likes colouring would thoroughly enjoy. As other reviewers have said this is definitely aimed at the adult market due to the intricacies of the patterns displayed.
As someone who enjoys colouring, but prefers a tablet screen, I would also suggest an online/pdf version (I would pay to download this!) People could then either print patterns at home or use technology to colour!

Excellent colouring book, will definitely be looking for once published!

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