Make a Coloring Book


Every time I go to an Art store, Book store or even the grocery store, I see coloring books. So, I thought it would be cool to try to create something new. Why not a coloring book.

Simply put I am going to create a 12 page Coloring Book I will posts my progress once a week…

 imagesFor more Information on Coloring Books:   Coloring books are no longer just for the kids. In fact, adult coloring books are all the rage right now. And while researchers and art therapists alike have touted the calming benefits for over a decade, it’s childhood favorite Crayola that’s gotten adult coloring books some serious grown-up attention. The famous crayon makers just launched a set of markers, colored pencils and a collection of adult coloring books, Coloring Escapes, last month.

And though the first commercially successful adult coloring books were published in 2012 and 2013, the once-niche hobby has now grown into a full-on trend, with everyone from researchers at Johns Hopkins University to the editors of Yoga Journal suggesting coloring as an alternative to meditation.

taken from cnn.com  –  http://www.cnn.com/2016/01/06/health/adult-coloring-books-popularity-mental-health/

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Spring Flowers

 

April #flowers and hopefully not too many spring showers

This is a Quick Drawing of one of the many things I Draw from here to there…

Just a Little SomeThing (warming my hands up)

I often do a little doodle like this before I start a new project.  It’s just the way I loosen my hands up before I start doing something a little bit more serious…