Adult coloring book craze

Adult coloring

Adult coloring book craze prompts global pencil shortage by Alexandra Sims The world’s biggest pencil manufacturer has been forced to run extra shifts in its factory to keep up with demand Coloring books have become a surprising feature of many bookshops’ bestsellers lists in recent years Faber-Castell A surge in the number of people buying […]

A Neuroscientist Patiently Explains the Allure of the Adult Coloring Books

A Neuroscientist Patiently Explains the Allure of the Adult Coloring Books by Jordan Gaines Lewis  Photo: Lea Latumahina /Creative Commons A Neuroscientist Patiently Explains the Allure of the Adult Coloring Books.  A few months ago, I caved: I bought myself a coloring book. And maybe you did, too, or perhaps you received one as a […]

Prismacolor or Faber-Castell Polychromos

Prismacolor Premier Vs Faber-Castell Polychromos by Lachri | Aug 24, 2014 | Art product review, Art tips, Colored Pencil | Prismacolor Premier Vs Faber-Castell Polychromos Completed with Prismacolor Premier Earlier this year I was working on a colored pencil piece for a youtube tutorial. I have always used prismacolor. Everyone knows they’re the best right? […]

Wildlife Artist David Kitler

Painting By Artist David Kitler

David Kitler will be leading a 3 day workshop here in Astoria.  This event will be hosted by Dots ‘N Doodles Art Supplies and the Astoria Art Loft. David is an artist with international reputation and has been deeply involved with wildlife conservation.  In coordinating with David regarding his visit it was clear to me […]

Watercolor Workshop – Painter Carl Dalio

watercolor workshop

Watercolor Workshop – Master painter Carl Dalio Watercolor Dynamics – Think outside the box of your photos Astoria, Oregon Learn to create powerhouse watercolors using your own photo references in a watercolor workshop with master painter Carl Dalio. Are you tired of struggling with your photos and being disappointed with your watercolor results? Painting from […]