You may have noticed that the adult coloring trend is sweeping the nation. Every store you walk into seems to have a section devoted to coloring. We’re diving in to the who, what, where, when and why of this phenomenon!
The Adult Coloring Trend
The Who, What, Where & When
Grown up types… coloring… anywhere and everywhere… day and night. That about sums it up!
Let’s face it – we live in a world full of busy-ness and stress. You wake up in the morning, down your choice of caffeine, rush your family out the door, plow through meeting after meeting, only to return home and rush from one activity to next. You just want a moment to take a breath and relax. This seems to be the driving factor in adult coloring trend.
Coloring is a chance to take a break from the stressors in your day. There’s nothing to achieve, no one to judge, and by simply coloring you can feed your inner need to be creative. Many view this activity as a chance to meditate, or reflect on their day. With so much going on in our lives, it’s no surprise that people are latching on to the chance to turn off their brain and just relax.
You don’t need an art degree to be able to color amazing illustrations. With a well designed image and a handful of colors, you have everything you need to join in the fun!
If you want to give adult coloring a try without investing in an entire coloring book, check out our Adult Coloring Pinterest board and print your own!
Most people start off with colored pencils. In fact, one report states that some companies are having trouble keeping up with the increased demand for coloring pencils. So many people are coloring that there is a pencil shortage. Imagine that?!! Good thing OfficeZilla has all the colored pencils you will ever need. Or crayons, or markers, or oil pastels, or any other office supply on your list!