Drawn In

taking back the joy of coloring

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Drawing and coloring on a tablet require me to let go my usual ways of thinking and making. The feel is so different from coloring with pencils or markers. I feel … Continue reading

October 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

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I am always in search of new ways to sketch and color. Generally I tote around a large bag full of pencils, crayons, watercolors, sketchbooks, and a variety of drawing … Continue reading

September 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

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014 was really popular for creative re-interpretations and I have another fun version of it to share with you. Be sure to check out the other versions here.

July 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

Eye Candy 9

I love this animation from Ornana Films. It is so delightful, imaginative and energetic. I have watched it over and over and it makes me smile every time. The artists … Continue reading

June 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

How To Host a Color-In

Coloring with friends can be magical. You never know what will happen (origami, for instance) and the joy you are sharing is contagious. Soon, perfect strangers are joining in the … Continue reading

June 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Eye Candy 6

All I can say is mind=blown. Not really. I’ll say some more. This piece is by animator Scott Benson. You can find him on Vimeo here and definitely check out … Continue reading

June 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

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Phew! This one catches us up on planned posts. Hopefully we will manage to stay on regular schedule in the future. Has anyone tried coloring the white line drawings yet? … Continue reading

June 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Eye Candy 5

Today’s post is dedicated to Claudia, who blogs at The Wandering Youth. This video made me think of her collage piece Sandbox Wonderland (you can check it out here). I … Continue reading

June 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

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It’s the beginning of a long weekend. We know you are counting the hours until the weekend starts. Here’s a drawing for you to color; hope it helps pass the … Continue reading

May 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

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We are so grateful to everyone who has contributed colorings. We love sharing what you color; keep those submissions coming!

May 25, 2012 · 1 Comment