• THINGS WE LOVE .
"gift idea: COLOR US HAPPY
Need something to give the person who has everything (or a wonderful way to treat yourself )? Consider the “Colorful Colorado Coloring Journal,” from Boulder illustrator Amanda Lenz ($15, Fulcrum Publishing). Filled with 65 lovely drawings, inspiring nature quotes and room for journaling, it’s sure to bring out your creative side."
• Q&A: ARTIST AMANDA LENZ ON HER NEW COLORADO COLORING JOURNAL .
" Borrowing from our state’s slogan, illustrator Amanda Lenz’s new “Colorful Colorado Coloring Journal” would make a whimsical gift for any resident, visitor or fan of the Centennial State. We recently spoke with the artist, who has lived here for about 20 years, to find out more about her first published coloring book that caters to both adults and children and pays tribute to local wildlife and greenery."
• COLORADO BOOKSHELF .
" Boulder Illustrator Amanda Lenz's Colorful Colorado Coloring Journal, out May 1, features 64 detailed line drawings of local flora and fauna in their native settings–so you can get close to the elk in Rocky Mountain National Park without risking life and limb."
May 21, 2018
• BOOK IT: THE FIVE BEST LITERARY EVENTS THIS WEEK •
"Come get your Crayola fix with the launch of Amanda Lenz’s new Colorful Colorado Coloring Journal. BookBar will supply the crayons and all the coloring supplies (there's beer and wine and snacks available for purchase). Buy a book, maybe get it autographed, and then go to town coloring across Colorado, staying within the lines or not."