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I'm not sure why, but I love coloring dragons! This was so much fun to work on. Coincidentally, I had just ordered some new gold ink pens and I used them for his gold. Unfortunately, it doesn't glisten as much ...
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One of my favorite places to visit is NoLa (New Orleans). My husband and I have made some beautiful memories there and it inspires a lot of our cooking today. When I saw this, I immediately thought of the homes ...
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I would love to walk through a grand house like this. As I colored it, I could imagine all the antique furniture. It might have a beautiful staircase where children would slide down the banister. I imagine ...
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I love this design....I think it is one of my favorites.....This is the second one that I have colored and I wanted to do something different with it......I had it copied on medium gray color cardstock and used that as ...
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I very much enjoyed this design! I printed this for my 3 girls and several times for one of the girls. This is very fun to color and with the pattern so detailed there are so many options to chose ...
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As I was feeling very sad about having to be quarantined I came across this picture to color. Social distancing is what we must do during the COViD 19 pandemic. What better than a little house in a forest area ...
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Loved this design as my favorite flower is roses. I took and had the design copied onto watercolor paper which was a little more difficult than I anticipated, since the design wanted to smudge when you touched it...Guess the ink ...
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I just finished coloring the picture of Pegasus. It was an adventure in mixed-media and I had a great time working on it. I had no idea where I was going with it when I started. All I knew was ...
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I loved this design! It was pretty easy to color and I love how it turned out for me! It can be colored in so many different ways.....each colorist has their own interpretation of how they want this lion to ...
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I really enjoyed coloring this design......it is very detailed...I tried to make it as close to the actual peacock colors as possible......Think I might need some new glasses after this one! I do love the more detailed designs though as ...
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I love the oriental designs and I really enjoyed coloring this one...it was a bit challenging, but that is good with me...I like challenging myself. I wasn't sure how to color the building, but I was reading a magazine the ...
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Loved this design! Thought I would try a different medium this time when coloring! Used glitter gel pens for the whole thing.....it is a bit hard to tell in the photograph but it is glittery. Decided not to color in ...
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