The art of collage goes back to early childhood for most of us, that first paper-mache covered balloon project or that jar we made for mom or dad covered in pretty tissue paper started a love for creating art from layering. You just have a go with collage ideas with Modpodge (for temporary items) or […]
Adult Activity Books including drawing, art, puzzles and more to keep your mind and hands busy.
Autumn is a favorite season for many people, the crisp cool air, apple picking, pumpkin carving, canning our garden bounty help us to get ready for the cool weather holiday season. Here you’ll find easy autumn coloring books and activity books that are large print, color by number, or simpler designs for those who prefer […]
Zentangling has been credited a few times on this site as being my “gateway drug” to adult coloring books. I haven’t done as much of it since finding mixed media art, but Zentangles are actually starting to pop up on my Instagram feed so it seems to be having a bit of a resurgence in […]
Zentangle has added their stamp of approval an some of the supplies I’ve listed below but I tend to use the non-official aka less expensive versions more. There are a couple of reasons for that. If you are getting to an age where your eyesight isn’t as sharp as it used to be, tangling on […]
Coloring Books for adults broke open the notion that we don’t have to give up the things we loved as kids, and paper dolls were always one of my favorite things so why not paper dolls for adults? I didn’t have lots of pretty clothes growing up but my paper dolls did so I could […]
You can use watercolors in coloring books with some degree of success but recently we were excited to see three new books available that are specifically aimed at colorists and designed for watercolor paints and watercolor pencils. Kristy Rice is a well-known illustrator that has entered the adult coloring book arena with four beautiful books designed […]