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Creative Haven Coloring Books are based on the idea that many people take coloring seriously, using it as a way to escape the stress of daily life.
Specifically designed for more experienced colorists, this exciting series presents highly detailed illustrations based on popular and sophisticated themes, from mandalas and mosaics to flowers and animals.
Authors — Various.
Paperback. 64 pages. 8¼" × 11" (21 cm × 28 cm).
Large, ready-to-color illustrations, all adapted from traditional African designs, reflect the continent's rich artistic and cultural heritage. Carefully rendered from authentic artifacts are a Moorish textile pattern, an Ashanti carved door panel, an antelope-shaped wooden headdress from Mali, and much more. Author — Marty Noble.
Art Nouveau Animal Designs
Inspired by the works of M. P. Verneuil, Alphonse Mucha, and other masters, these elegant designs celebrate the sensuous Art Nouveau style. The imaginative illustrations feature patterns of graceful swans, peacocks, butterflies, and other creatures, as well as intertwined vines, flowers, and other plant life. Author — Marty Noble.
Cat fanciers and coloring enthusiasts will be enchanted with this gallery of original designs. Full-page portraits of pretty pussycats form a rich tapestry of motifs that includes hearts, flowers, and paisleys in various patterns. Author — Marjorie Sarnat.
This collection of original patterns was inspired by tangle art. The sweeping, free-form line designs incorporate flowers, stars, and geometric shapes. Author — Angela Porter.
Flower Fashion Fantasies
This gorgeous gallery presents models sporting dresses and hats consisting of intricately entwined flowers, leaves, and vines. These imaginative illustrations draw their inspiration from botanical drawings and Japanese, Chinese, and Indian artworks. Author — Ming-Ju Sun.
Colorists and gardening enthusiasts will adore these magnified views of petals, buds, stalks, and other minute floral details. Featured blooms include sunflowers, marigolds, birds of paradise, oriental lilies, and many others. Author — Ruth Soffer.
This brilliant bouquet of designs features blossoms, stars, and geometric shapes that recapture the hypnotic beauty of the lotus. Undulating patterns include the Umbrella Flower, Deer Ears, Spread Eagle, Candle Flower, and other motifs. Author — Alberta Hutchinson.
Modern Tattoo Designs
Enter into a racy world of tattoo art with these edgy, imaginative renditions of flowers, dragons, skulls, hearts, wild animals, angels, and other creatures of fantasy and nature. Designed by an accomplished tattoo artist, the full-page illustrations form a stunning array of images to color. Author — Erik Siuda.
An appealing and unique combination of mandala patterns and organic imagery offers hours of imaginative coloring. The fanciful designs incorporate dragonflies, daisies, seashells, and other natural motifs into arrangements of leaves, vines, and trees. Author — Marty Noble.
Featuring seashells on the sand, peacocks in flowering magnolia trees, and butterfly fish in elkhorn coral, among many other motifs, the designs in NatureScapes present spectacular combinations of natural elements, from flora to fauna. Author — Patricia J. Wynne.
These whimsical drawings depict men and women in Victorian regalia adorned with goggles, gears, antique clocks, and other artifacts of the steam-powered era. Evocative backgrounds feature moody mashups of butterflies, flowers, and stars with locomotives, hot-air balloons, victrolas, and other machinery. Author — Marty Noble.
Enter into a garden of delights with these beautifully detailed images. The imaginative and playful designs will inspire colorists to add their own special touches to make each picture uniquely their own. Author — Alexandra Cowell.
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I would definitely buy this item again!!!
By Lottie the gardener
from Kinston, NC
Comments about Creative Haven Coloring Books:
I use the coloring books to help me to calm down after a busy, stressful day and they really work.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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from oceanside, ca.
I can't wait to start coloring
I would recommend to my friends
very nice books
I would buy this product again and again.
from Fredericksburg, Va.
I like the quality of the paper. The designs are very detailed, and only printed on one side.
By Coloring Babe
from St. Louis, MO
Great pictures to color
Creative Cats and Entangled
I bought two books from this collection "Creative Cats" and "Entangled"..... great books for the price..
from Addison IL
The pictures are so beautiful
These are works of art!
By s. howe
from Flint, Michigan
The details are beautiful. They allow me to create my own personal works of art.
I would recommend this coloring book
great coloring book... I'd recommend it to adults who wish to use coloring as a meditative and relaxing way to be creative!!
By Betty Anne
from Turtle Lake, WI
I purchased the "Art Nouveau Animal Designs" and "Nature Mandalas" coloring books as a gift this Christmas, and I looked through both of them before I wrapped them up to ensure they were intact and good quality. These were both beautiful books, and I love the designs in them; I will be purchasing at least one of each for myself in the future and I will likely give them as gifts again as well. I was glad I was able to look at preview images to be able to select the best books for the recipient, but they are even more gorgeous in person.
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