Preview Your December Box Options!

Step One:  Choose Your Book Bundle

Box A - The Holiday Collection

                                    

An excellent value, this set includes FOUR warm, cheerful holiday books that are all new for 2018!  It also features popular artists such as Thaneeya McArdle, Tatiana Bogema and Marty Noble!  

Holiday CheerThaneeya McArdle's cheerful new Christmas coloring book includes 40 playful art activities. Encounter wild and whimsical holiday characters, from saucy snowmen and ice skating birds to acrobat elves and stocking stuffer puppies. Beautifully colored finished examples are provided, along with a handy guide to basic art techniques, from patterning and combinations to shading and color theory. Printed on high-quality, extra-thick paper that resists bleed-through, all of the illustrations are perforated for easy removal and display.  The artist has posted a lovely turn through of the book's images here.

Nice Little Town - Christmas 2 - A new holiday offering from fan favorite, Tatiana Bogema!  This is the second in a series of special Christmas Nice Little Town coloring books. In this volume, Bogema has chosen to spotlight her little mouse characters. The town is decorated from stem to stern for Christmas with trees, gifts, elves and more. 25 unique images, each printed on one side with black colored back side. Turn through video here.  

Nutcracker DesignsCelebrate this classic holiday story with 31 beautifully detailed illustrations of Clara, the Nutcracker, the Mouse King, and other beloved characters. In addition to a striking central image, many of the pages feature intricate borders that incorporate candy canes, ornaments, snowflakes, and other seasonal motifs. Pages are perforated and printed on one side only for easy removal and display. Drawings are by popular coloring book artist Marty Noble.  Lovely, holiday-themed flip through video here.

Creative Christmas - A new holiday title from the most popular publisher of adult coloring titles, Dover.  Marjorie Sarnet's wonderfully imaginative designs feature 31 traditional holiday motifs in a unique and decorative way.  From Santa  walking with his reindeer to elves kissing under the mistletoe to dancing snowmen and candied wreaths, this book of ready-to-color illustrations will make the perfect gift for anyone! Pages are perforated and printed on one side only for easy removal and display. Specially designed for experienced colorists, Creative Christmas and other Creative Haven® adult coloring books offer an escape to a world of inspiration and artistic fulfillment.

Box B - Swedish Fantasy Bundle

                        

Your will get THREE hardcover books from artists Hanna Karlzon and Maria Tolle, PLUS your tools and gift! That's a value of more than $70!

Jewelry Box - The newest addition to Hanna Karlzon’s beloved coloring book collection. The inspiration for Jewelry Box is an old Edwardian house and its garden.  Hanna has created a dreamy collection of illustrations, mixing people, animals, flowers, clocks, and vases reminiscent of the turn of the century. This hardbound volume with gold foil stamping boasts 96 pages of Karlzon’s intricate designs and quality opaque paper stock.  Here is a turn through video.  

Nightfall - Originally published in Sweden as Skymningstimman.  Step into nightfall, as the boundary between day and night blurs and shadows begin to appear. Let your imagination roam, as you bring to life the woodland creatures who live among the lush flora of this magical garden, and the whimsical fairies who call these creatures friends. Includes 94 full-page illustrations of diverse plants and flowers―32 pages with Maria Trolle’s signature black background―and a plant registry for artists to reference the flora rendered throughout this new collection.  Maria Trolle is a graphic designer and illustrator living in Tyreso outside Stockholm.  Here is a turn through video of the book.

Daydreams - Fall in love with Hanna Karlzon's Daydreams Coloring Book with intricate illustrations of delicate flowers, buzzing bees, storybook homes, underwater worlds, and more!  A rearing unicorn, a strutting cat, stately sailing ships, and ornate crab, and other fanciful images await. This 96 page hardbound edition lends a luxurious feel, encouraging artists to display their volume on a coffee table or bookshelf.  Here is a turn through video of the book.  

Box C - Detailed Geometric Images

                      

Snowflake Mandalas - Just as each snowflake is unique, these 31 mandalas offer distinctive and original designs to color. The circular patterns are graced with delicate star-shaped images of snowflakes, ready to burst into a kaleidoscopic array of colors. Pages are perforated and printed on one side only for easy removal and display. 

100 Glittering MandalasRelax and get creative with a spectacular collection of 100 mandalas to color! Each glittering and meditative mandala stands out against a matte black background with stunning silver accents that highlight its exquisite composition. Divided into six distinct design themes— Natural, Russian, Celestial, Asian, Scandinavian, and Floral—this large-format, sturdy book has the luxe feel of a portfolio.

Floral Mandala Coloring Book: The World's Most Beautiful Flower Mandalas - by Coloring Book Cafe - We are very proud to say that we've partnered with the world's finest community of adult coloring enthusiasts to bring you the greatest variety of amazing floral mandala illustrations. The designs range from simple and elegant to more detailed and complex.  Each image is printed on a separate page )to prevent bleed-through) and all pages are removable.  64 pages.

Box D - Popular Fantasy Titles

             

Three of our most requested fantasy titles.

Disney Dreams Collection Original Art by Thomas Kinkaide - Now you can color along with the master, Thomas Kinkade, Painter of Light. And what could be better than coloring these paintings with the timeless magic of classic Disney stories and their captivating characters?  In this unique coloring book, sixty-three paintings from Thomas Kinkade's Disney Dreams Collection are presented in color across from the black line art of the same image. Enter the world of the Painter of Light as you create your own renditions of these paintings inspired by classic Disney movies, including The Jungle BookLady and the TrampSleeping Beauty, and many more. Total of 128 pages.  Turn through video here

Gnomes In the Neighborhood - An Artist's Coloring Book -  New from Zendoodle!  First she changed the way we looked at fairies, then mermaids, and now illustrator Denyse Klette turns her talented eye (and pen) to gnomes with a brand-new book of 62 gloriously detailed illustrations to color. Gnomes in the garden, celebrating the changing seasons, and exploring their whimsical world light up the pages of this spectacular coloring book.  128 pages.  Turn through video here.  

Serene Little Village: The Tiny Faeries of the Flower Meadow -  Latest release from Julia Rivers, this book features 32 detailed images over 72 pages.  You can find a video turn through here.

Box E - Detailed Nature Scenes with Animals  

          

Entangled Butterflies - Thirty-one stunning full-page illustrations feature brilliantly patterned butterflies in a variety of creative settings that will flutter to life with color. Each dazzling design centers around delicately beautiful creatures nestled within complex landscapes of swirling flowers, leaves, and other natural wonders. Pages are perforated and printed on one side only for easy removal and display.

Geomorphia - by Kerby Roseanes - A fantastic new, single-sided adult coloring book from the bestselling artist behind Fantomorphia, Mythomorphia, and Animorphia.  The perfect stocking stuffer gift for anyone who loves a coloring book challenge!  An amazing adult coloring book challenge, featuring the strange and superdetailed images of artist Kerby Rosanes.  Kerby works in intricately detailed black-and-white lines to create creatures, characters, patterns and tiny elements to form massive compositions of mind-boggling complexity.  His second single-sided book invites readers to complete the drawings and find hidden treasures and creatures scattered throughout its pages.

Owl Coloring Book - The most recent nature publication from Coloring Book Cafe! Images on only one side of the page, 64 pages total. This short French turn-by-turn video will give you a preview of the lovely collection of owl portraits by a variety of artists.  

Box F - Nature Scenes & Animals - Simpler

                               

Woodland Animals -  New this year from artist Alexandra Dannenmann.  Squirrels, owls, mice, foxes, hedgehogs, deer and many other magical woodland motifs are waiting to be brought to life with vibrant color.  Twenty five lovingly hand-drawn illustrations on a white background and ten beautiful motifs on a black background.

Country Life by Coloring Book CafeThe delightful rural images in this book include a mixture of  charming scenes of farm life and outdoor beauty -- including chickens, cows, flower gardens, and interior country home designs.  It features 25 illustrations of stunning country and nature portraits, all gleaming with the promise of peace and serenity.  The book includes two copies of each image and each image is printed on a separate page.

Hedgehog  -  A cute and charming celebration of one of the cutest and smallest mammals around!  New this year, the book is 54 pages long and all images are printed only on one side of the page.

Box G - Snarky Titles (with swears - NOT for kids) 

                    

Merry Christmas, Bitch!  - Humorous holiday coloring from popular snarky coloring artist, Alex Fleming!  Do the holidays stress you out?  Then this is the book for you!  Also makes an awesome gift for your favorite coloring book fans with a dark sense of humor.   Images in this book are also more detailed than many of the books in this category.

Fuck Off, I'm ColoringUnwind with 50 Obnoxiously Fun Swear Word Coloring Pages

Festive as Fuck - by Edwina Mc Namee.  The images of this book are silly and simple.

Box H - Pick Your Own

If absolutely none of these bundles works for you, you can select any combination of any of three of the titles shown above; but there will be an extra $2 charge.  Simply send us an email at support@coloringcrate.com identifying the books and tools you prefer.  Easy as that!  We will take it from there.  

Box I - Surprise Me!

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Step Two:  Choose Your Tools

Annual Subscribers May Select Either the Copic or the Prismacolor set

                              

"Under the Sea" Premier Pencil collection from Prismacolor

Bring the world’s oceans to life with the Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils Under the Sea Set. Artist-quality smoothness for every level of expertise, the coloring pencils have supple cores for unbeatable blending and shading. The rich, high-quality pigments breathe brilliant color into your artwork.

  • Beautiful range of colors selected to bring exciting aquatic scenes to life
  • Artist-quality colored pencils for every level of expertise - perfect for coloring books
  • High-quality pigments for rich color saturation
  • Soft, thick cores for a smooth laydown and excellent blending and shading
  • Coloring pencil set includes: Poppy Red, Yellowed Orange, Canary Yellow, Salmon Pink, Grass Green, Moss Green, Light Aqua, Cobalt Turquoise, Electric Blue, Indanthrone Blue, Dioxazine Purple Hue and Seashell Pink


OR

Copic Marker atyou Spica Glitter Pens, 6-Pack, Set #1

From the makers of the popular Copic markers and pens, Spica Glitter Pens contain micro-glass flakes for maximum sparkle!  Named for the brightest star in the constellation Virgo, and the fifteenth brightest start in the nighttime sky, Spica Glitter Pens come in 24 brilliant colors - and this set contains the first six. Copic Spica Glitter Pens contain water-based, transparent pigment ink that's acid-free, archival and non-toxic. What's more, they offer twice the writing-length of comparable glitter pens - a total of 360 yards. They also feature a no-clog tip, very smooth writing, and excellent sparkle distribution.  Their transparent qualities allow them to be used over other inks.  This set includes some great color options for holiday designs, including silver, garnet, lipstick and gold.


Quarterly Subscribers May Select Either Koh-I-Noor Polycolor Pencils or Sharpie Limited Edition Electro Pop Ultrafine marker set

 Koh-I-Noor Polycolor Pencils, Set of 12 - Polycolor premium oil-based drawing pencils  cased in California cedar wood offer the ultimate control on paper, laying down smoothly with no waxy buildup.   They're easily blended and overlaid for limitless hues and formulated with the highest standard of lightfastness.  

Sharpie Limited Edition Ultrafine Electro Pop marker set - Bold to the max!  Dull and boring fades away - but bold and brave lives on. That's the motto of Sharpie Permanent Markers. Made to write on, stand out on, and stay on practically any surface, it's born for unique, unruly, courageous, outrageous self-expression that always leaves a bold mark.  Quick drying ink, AP certified.  Includes a sampling of fun, intense colors, including Ultra Violet, Optic Orange, Nano Blue, Techno Blue, and Electric Pink.

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Step Three:  Admire Your Holiday Extra:  Pencil Rolls and Pouches!