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Local man creates coloring book highlighting city of Grand Rapids

Local man creates coloring book highlighting Grand Rapids
Posted at 10:10 AM, Jan 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-08 10:10:04-05

Transform the iconic Blue Bridge into the Yellow Bridge, or change the statue at Calder Plaza to the color purple, the possibilities are endless with a brand new coloring book created by a Grand Rapids artist.

Color GR is a Grand Rapids coloring book will over 25 pages to color, highlighting the many landmarks and businesses the city is known for. Images include the Blue Bridge, La Grande Vitesse, Rosa Parks Circle, Founders Brewing, and more.

Creator David Kranker moved to Grand Rapids from Chicago back in 2018 and immediately fell in love with the architecture, nature trails, people, and vibrant culture. Kranker spent the past year capturing photos of Grand Rapids' wonderful landscapes and transformed those photos into a full coloring book.

Color GR is available in select stores across Grand Rapids.

Find a location near you, or order a copy of Color GR by visiting