My Cape Greco Mandala Colouring Book Launch

Cape Greco is an area of stunning natural richness and beauty.
Introducing its wonders to children and adults became the focal point of a collaboration between BirdLife Cyprus and Melissa Hekkers, the creator behind the popular mandala colouring books series. The result… A third mandala book in the series, ‘My Cape Greco Mandala’ Colouring Book.

‘My Cape Greco Mandala’ presents 11 mandala drawings, inspired by Cape Greco’s rich wildlife and hand-drawn by Melissa Hekkers. The book introduces its readers to some of the amazing birds, plants and mammals of the area, from the gorgeous Bee-eater with its vibrant plumage to the endangered Monk Seal, with its amazing diving abilities.

Book Launch: 5 December 2018 from 16:00 to 20:00

ARTos Cultural and Research Foundation
64 Agion Omoloyiton Avenue
Lefkosia 1080, Cyprus
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Phone: +357 22 445 455

‘My Cape Greco Mandala’ Colouring Book
Concept & artwork: Melissa Hekkers
Layout & design: Zara Der Arakelian
Published by: a bookworm publication
Funded by: NABU (BirdLife in Germany)
ISBN 978-9963-268-09-2

Information: 7007 7707 or +357 22 455 072.

In the colouring book, readers can learn more about these 11 species and their relationship to Cape Greco and Cyprus. Each mandala is accompanied by characteristics and fascinating information about the species it represents. The objective of the book is to bring people closer to the natural beauty of our island, to raise awareness around our wildlife and to promote the importance of biodiversity and nature conservation in Cape Greco and beyond. Both children and adults will have the opportunity to learn more about the wildlife that surrounds us, through the relaxing and enjoyable process of colouring in.

‘My Cape Greco Mandala’ Colouring Book, which is part of the series ‘My Cyprus Mandala’ (, is signed by journalist, author and photographer Melissa Hekkers. This book is the product of her collaboration with BirdLife Cyprus and is funded by NABU (BirdLife in Germany).

Wednesday, December 05, 2018, 15:00 - 20:00

Nicosia / Lefkosia Municipality, Cyprus
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