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Art History Coloring Book

Art History Coloring Book:

A Visit to the Barnes Foundation

The Art History Coloring Books are an ongoing series of booklet zines illustrated and designed by New Orleans Artist, Maddie Stratton (

Find your inner artist and discover new works of art while being creative with color and taking a moment to color a little outside the lines!

Meant to be (only a little) informative, but mostly fun!


Spread of "The Dream" page, colored in.

Art History Coloring Book 

Created in 2015, This was the first Art History Coloring Book created by Maddie Stratton. 

Reproductions of famous (and not so famous)

works of art throughout the 15 - 20th centuries including:

Leonardo DaVinci, Grant Wood, Jan Van Eyck, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Bronzino, Roy Lichtenstein, Jacques-Louis David, Frida Kahlo, Albrecht Durer, Renee Magritte, Marcel Duchamp, Henri Rousseau, Salvador Dali, Johannes Vermeer, Edgar Degas, Sandro Botticelli, Michaelangelo, Giorgio De Chirico, Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Paul Cezanne, Georgia O'Keeffe, Raphael.

Featured in:

Buzzfeed 2016 2016

Buzzfeed  2015

I was thrilled to be commissioned to create a coloring book depicting items in the Barnes Foundation Collection! 


All pages were illustrated and designed with love by yours truly in 2020.

Printed in Hartford, CT by Popcorn Custom Products 2021.


6 x 9",  48 pages of illustrations and titles of works.


printed on 80 lb paper with glossy cover paper

book comes with plastic- free sleeve for protection!