Crayola Crayons and the Popularity of Coloring

It’s coming up on the ten-year anniversay of Binney & Smith’s 100 Billionth Crayola Crayon. On February 6, 1996, Fred Rogers (of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood) made the 100 billionth Crayola crayon.  It was a unique color called Blue Ribbon. A million of …[Continue]

Animal and Plant Alphabet Coloring Pages

Today I just wanted to let you know about the really beautiful alphabet coloring pages. Each letter contains animals and plants that start with that letter, and not only will they be fun to color, but just naming all the …[Continue]

Send a Coloring Page Postcard

I have just implemented Coloring Page Postcards. Now you can send any of our coloring pages as a virtual e-card to friends and family.  Just browse our site to find the perfect coloring picture, and then click on the “Send as …[Continue]

Coloring Page of the Day

If you are in charge of a website for your school, classroom or other organization, you know that keeping your site updated with fresh daily content is a lot of work.  That’s why my free daily content applets have been so …[Continue]

Puzzle Clonzz Jigsaw Paper

When I first was contacted by Compoz-a-Puzzle about Puzzle Clonzz, their blank, computer-printable jigsaw puzzle paper, I was intrigued enough to click and take a look. At their Web store, I was a bit confused by the layout (HINT: Click …[Continue]

Suggestions for Coloring Pictures

A reader wrote this week and asked if I took suggestions for new topics for coloring pages. Yes!  So far, I’ve had readers suggest dinosaurs, musical instruments, and religious Christmas themes. What else would you like to see? Cats, kittens, dogs, puppies? Let me …[Continue]

Do You Color or Colour?

If you are American, you color your coloring pages. But in Canada and Britain, you colour your colouring pages. And because we love our Canadian and British friends, is also available as! Okay, it’s little like cheating, because when you …[Continue]

Help with Coloring Pages

The coloring pages require the newest free version of Adobe Reader. Once you have installed the free Adobe Reader, the PDF coloring pages will open simply by clicking on the thumbnails.  How to Save Coloring Pages to Your Computer BEFORE OPENING THE …[Continue]


I don’t remember exactly when I got this idea, but it started like all ideas. First it was just a passing thought. Then it kept recurring and growing. Then one day last month, it became an overwhelming passion, and I just …[Continue]