HOW DOES COLORING AFFECT ADULTS?
Coloring for adults is gaining popularity; Everything that relieves stress and relaxes will always be a success.
It’s no more an activity for kids. It hasn’t been for a long time, too, since it was found that it affects the adults positively more than kids pretty long ago.
Psychologists and art therapists explain it this way:
- coloring switches the brain to another process, that is, to drawing,
- relax the muscles of the hands,
- relieve nervous tension in the body.
If you sometimes feel like a clump of nerves, then the adult coloring pages will help to relax. They say that even headaches are caused by stress go away.
WHERE CAN YOU FIND ADULT COLORING PAGES?
- You can find these fun coloring pages for adults basically anywhere. Today they are so famous that they are found even in stores.
- You can purchase adult coloring books from stationeries or even stores like Walmart, or download the pages from internet and create your own free adult coloring book.
- If you search on Google ‘adult coloring pages’, you can find tons of them, but some of them are not printable.
‘Art is fun’ and ‘Hattifant’ are some of the good sites that offer you beautiful coloring pages with flowers, abstract figures, mandalas, nature and etc. They are all printable and free.
If you want to keep it in your phone or tablet, there are pretty good coloring apps in Appstore for adults. We can list some of them as:
- ‘Coloring Books 2017’,
- ‘Mandalas Coloring pages’,
- ‘Coloring book enchanted forest’,
- ‘Animal Coloring Book’ and etc.
BEST ADULT COLORING PAGES
Below is the list of the best websites where you can find plenty of free coloring pages for adults.
- Pinterest – pinterest.com
- Just Color – justcolor.net
- Crayola – crayola.com
- Faber Castell – faber-castell.com
- Art is Fun – art-is-fun.com
- Coloring Pages – coloring-pages.com
- Everything Etsy – everythingetsy.com
- Coloring Life – coloring-life.com
- Red Ted Art – redtedart.com
- Oriental Trading – orientaltrading.com
- The Country Chic Cottage – thecountrychiccottage.net
- ColoringNotebook – coloringnotebook.com
- Flower Coloring Pages – colorpagesformom.com
- Seasoned Times – seasonedtimes.com
- Hattifant – hattifant.com
This list can be enlarged with lots of other websites.
WHEN AND WITH WHAT TO COLOR?
When is it better to color?
Many studies have noted that the introduction of daily coloring rituals before bedtime, significantly improves its quality and makes it easier to fall asleep.
The brain and body subconsciously outline all that has happened during the day and calm down.
In any case, it is useful to choose in advance and determine the time when you will be engaged in your hobby and you will not be interfered with.
What to color with? There are a lot of materials for that:
- Classic colored pencils
- -Watercolor colored pencils
- Ballpoint pens
- -Felt-tip pens
Print your adult coloring pages, make a big album, leave all the stresses of and give a colorful touch to the drawings!