“Bun B’s Jumbo Coloring and Rap Activity Book” Gets 2013 Release

Posted on: December 20th, 2012 at 6:49 am by

[Photo: Rap Coloring Book]

Coloring books featuring contemporary pop icons are all the rage. We’ve seen lots of hard-to-find hip-hop related coloring books over the years, but Bun B and Shea Serrano make it super easy. The rapper and his illustrator teamed up to create the awesome Bun B’s Jumbo Coloring and Rap Activity Tumblr.

Regular updates include images of stars for coloring or other activities like cut-outs or “Rap Libs.” The latest being a Mad Libs take on Ice Cube’s “It Was a Good Day.”

All of this man-child fun unsurprisingly led to a book deal. Abrams, a publisher of illustrated books, acquired the rights and will be releasing Bun B’s Jumbo Coloring and Rap Activity Book starting fall 2013. So at least you have a gift idea planned for next holiday season.

[Photo: Rap Coloring Book]

Meanwhile, we’d be totally remiss not to mention Clayton Patterson’s “Legends of the Lower East Side” coloring book from last year? That shit was dope.

Recent Stories

Con Artist entrance, May 2011
The Con Artist Collective Celebrates 5 Years on Ludlow Street

Con Artist is one of the few businesses on Ludlow Street in Hell Square that still caters to creativity. Something other than nightlife. What began as an ambitious basement workshop and thrift boutique in 2010 (formerly home to The Cast), is now a fully-fledged artist collective with storefront workspace and a membership counting in the […]

citizenm-water
CitizenM and the Curious Case of Water Waste on the Bowery

With Earth Day having just passed this week, the time seemed ripe to call attention to water waste down at the CitizenM project site on the Bowery. Ever since the towering permiter of plywood was erected at the corner of Delancey, the developers have been piping in water from the nearby fire hydrant for earth-moving efforts. […]

tenement-museum-2015
The Tenement Museum is Crowdfunding to Help Preserve 97 Orchard Street

Apparently the Lower East Side Tenement Museum is in desperate need of care. The institution is deteriorating from the inside out, and requires a boatload of cash to keep the facility in workable shape. So, the museum is currently in crowdfund mode, soliciting funding to help preserve its prized mid-block building at 97 Orchard Street. […]

Photo: Hester Street Fair
Hester Street Fair Kicks Off 6th Season Tomorrow

Now in its sixth iteration, the Hester Street Fair is welcoming the neighborhood back, with the promise of “New food! New vendors! New look! Same awesome vibe…” Once again, the corner of Hester and Essex Streets will corral local biz into a fancy farmer’s market, but it’s not setting up shop for the whole weekend. This […]

Photo: GVSHP
Report: CB3 Member Who Accused Gigi Li of ‘Racial Insensitivity’ is Booted

It appears Community Board 3 doesn’t want members to vocalize concerns about its controversial policies and actions. Ayo Harrington, whose whistleblowing crusade against Chair Gigi Li last year netted headlines, is no longer part of the advisory board. Appointments to Community Board 3 were announced earlier this week by Borough President Gale Brewer and her […]