It’s been such a long while since I’ve done this. Only recently I discovered there are coloring books for adults, with amazingly detailed designs. My friend Cristina recommended the Secret Garden by Johanna Basford, while Madalina preferred Millie Marotta’s  Animal Kingdom. I started with the Secret Garden:

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I’m still learning to create gradients, these video tutorials by Peta Hewitt helped a lot.


I’m saving the prettiest pages for last, when I’m more used to the techniques. This one is among my favorites:

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All the best,