Traditional Art

Colouring Therapy Art Book

Scarlet | 3rd July 2015

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Creative Colour

Scarlet | 28th June 2015

A colouring magazine from puzzler.com. I didn’t get this one when it first came out but I did snap it up before the release of issue 2 at the end of May. Now we are at the end of June…..

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A Chat with Sarah Bigwood

Scarlet | 18th June 2015

If you were ever struggling to get motivated then this lady is the one that will show you what can happen. But she did it, the book was released 4th June 2015 and she was asked to do another book……

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cover image for post on the book relaxing patterns and mandala designs from the publisher lilt kids

Relaxing Patterns and Mandala Designs

Scarlet | 16th June 2015

I was sent this book from Lilt Kids to review. All I had seen was the cover and I eagerly awaited the delivery coming over from America. Lilt kids are an independent publisher, something that I thought was good to…..

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Personalising Enchanted Forest

Scarlet | 4th June 2015

The other day I bought a copy of Enchanted Forest. After the title page there is a this book belongs to… page So, write your name in, it can’t be that hard. Oh but it is, I wanted it to…..

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Colouring with Stabilo’s – Flat Colour

Scarlet | 22nd May 2015

Stabilo pen 68 and 88 are a great mid range set of pens. The 68’s are described as a colour-intensive, premium fibre-tip pen there are 40 colours and 6 fluorescents, giving a great range of colour. The 88’s are a…..

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Relax with Art

Scarlet | 9th May 2015

When I saw this one appear in the shops I grabbed a copy as colouring magazines have been selling out as quickly as they are coming in the shops. Relax with Art is published by Bromleigh House (who publish puzzle magazines)…..

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Colouring with Promarkers – Flat Colour

Scarlet | 8th May 2015

Before we look at blending it’s best to look at flat colour. Promarkers are a great pen for flat colour because you can layer the colour to give slightly darker tones. This allows you to go back to areas you…..

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Shading and Blending

Scarlet | 4th May 2015

When working on your grown up colouring pages, sometimes you may feel you want to do more. A lot of people ask about shading and blending, so here is a run down of shading and some techniques used to create…..

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Zen Colouring – Advanced Art Therapy

Scarlet | 19th April 2015

I frequent a few colouring groups on facebook and this new magazine came up. A bi-monthly publication from the GMC Group (A company that produces many well known titles.) entitled Zen Colouring Advanced Art Therapy the first issue is Flowers…..

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