Ryan Rich knows that not everyone is going to find his new coloring book funny. But that's OK; it's not for everyone. Colorful St. Louis is, as its subtitle proclaims, "the coloring book for the self-aware St. Louisan."
And so there are pages mocking the Ferguson Police. And Sunset Hills Mayor Mark Furrer, who famously plowed into a cyclist and just kept driving. And even Becky, Queen of Carpet, the local pitchwoman whose size fluctuated along with her namesake store's fortunes. It's all there in the slender new book, just ready for you to snicker out loud as you color it in.A south county native, Rich graduated from Lindbergh High in 2015 and just turned twenty this week (happy birthday!). Soon to start his sophomore year at Virginia Commonwealth University's School of the Arts, he tells the RFT that he was in between jobs earlier this year when he sketched out the drawings for its 45 pages.
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