Feeling stressed? Time to break out the crayons

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon
The New Stress Reliever? Adult Coloring Books
Ready to unleash your inner child and relieve some stress, too? Adult coloring books have hit to market, and the results are beautiful. Companies like Hallmark have created pages and pages of designs, that just beg to be colored in with reds, greens, blues, purples, and pinks.



Not only is this trend good for your health, it's good for your soul! You can make a truly beautiful illustration, as seen right here on Twitter:



Interested in getting a coloring book of your own? U.K. based illustrator, Johanna Basford has created true works of art for you to DIY. It's safe to say she's our latest Instagram muse:



So we want to know:

Want more color-spiration? Check out the most colorful places on Earth:

22 PHOTOS
Most Colorful Places on Earth
See Gallery
Feeling stressed? Time to break out the crayons

The Shibazakura Festival in Fujikawaguchiko, Minamitsuru Yamanashi, Japan

(Photo via Getty)

Visitors stroll in the flower garden covered by over 800,000 Shibazakura or Moss Phlox in full bloom during the Fuji Shibazakura Festival at the foot of Mount Fuji in Fujikawaguchiko, Yamanashi prefecture on May 8, 2014.

(Photo by Kazuhiro Nogi, AFP/Getty Images)

Cultivation of tulips and other bulbous plants near Lisse, South Holland, Netherlands.

(Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images)

Tourists visit the colourful tulip fields in Lisse, Netherlands on April 19, 2011.

(Photo by Robin Utrecht, AFP/Getty Images)

(Photo via Getty)

The rapeseed plants in full bloom and ready for harvest in the farms in Luoping, southwest China's Yunnan province on March 15, 2012. 

(Photo: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

The rapeseed plants in full bloom and ready for harvest in the farms in Luoping, southwest China's Yunnan province on March 15, 2012.

(Photo: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Lavender fields, France

(Photo by Ulrich Baumgarten, Getty Images)

Lavender fields on the Plateau de Valensole (Provence).

(Photo by Ulrich Baumgarten, Getty Images)

Red Sea Beach, China

(Photo via Shutterstock)

The enchanting pools of Pamukkale in Turkey. Pamukkale contains hot springs and travertines, terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water. The site is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

(Photo: John and Tina Reid via Getty)

(Photo via Getty)

Morning Glory Pool, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, United States of America.

(Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images)

Lake Hillier, Recherche Archipelago, Western Australia

(Photo: Wildlight Photo Agency via Alamy)

Pink Lake, Western Australia. This lake turns pink in summer cause of an algae with red pigments.

(Photo: Konrad Mostert via Getty Images)

Five Flower Lake, JiuZhaiGou, SiChuan, China

(Photo via Shutterstock)

The Great Barrier Reef, Australia

(Photo via Getty)

View of the Five-Flowers Lake at Jiuzhaigou Jiuzhaigou

(Photo via Getty)

Terraced rice field (Yuanyang Hani)

(Photo: Shutterstock)

Moraine Lake, Banff, Rocky Mountain, Canada

(Photo: Getty Images)

Shark Bay, The most westerly tip of mainland Australia

(Photo: Eye Ubiquitous/UIG via Getty Images)

of
SEE ALL
BACK TO SLIDE
SHOW CAPTION +
HIDE CAPTION


More from AOL.com:
Popular TV show from your childhood is headed to Netflix
Soon, you may be able to vacation in a Hobbit hole
Being anti-social could be affecting your health
Read Full Story

Sign up for Breaking News by AOL to get the latest breaking news alerts and updates delivered straight to your inbox.

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.

From Our Partners