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: 10 Reasons To Paint By Numbers

10-17-2019, 09:26 AM
painting has many benefits and can help you in multiple ways.

There are many ways to learn how to paint, and painting by numbers is one of them.

With this method you will replicate already existing models by adding colors based on numbers on the canvas.

It’s a great way to learn and to understand this art, and even Van Gogh started by reproducing the works of others until he became a master himself.

Let’s see some benefits and good reasons to paint by number:

1. Get Everything You Need
If you choose this method, you won’t have to worry about buying all the individual items needed to paint.

You will receive everything you need, from brushes of various sizes to paint of different colors.

Not to mention that the canvas will be all set-up so you can start right away!

2. No Experience Needed
A painting by numbers kit can easily be used by someone who never painted before but also by someone who already has experience in this field.

Beginners can use this technique to learn the basics,

while more advanced users can better understand color tones and art subjects.

3. Creativity
While a beginner may stick to the instructions, a more advanced painter can use his/her imagination and go wild with it!

Even if you started with a pre-defined model, you can create something totally new and unique.

4. Learn Color Tones
If you think that there are just a few colors out there, you will be amazed of the infinite possibilities and color tones.

They will make the difference and really bring a picture to life, so if you understand color tones you will soon become a great painter.

Painting by numbers will definitely help you with this process.

5. Develop Creative Skills
We have hundreds of kits in our store, with all sorts of interesting landscapes and characters.

So by experimenting with various designs, you will develop your imagination and creative skills.

Try as many designs as possible, even if they don’t seem to be “your type”, because each one will teach you new things.

6. Relieve Stress
It’s a known fact that painting in general has many mental benefits and can help you relieve stress.

Since setting up a painting from scratch and getting all the needed materials can be a stressful activity for some,

it’s so much easier to start with a “painting by numbers” kit.

7. Develop Motor Skills
Painting is a fine art that requires tremendous attention to details.

Making sure that you do not slip at the edges and painting in all sorts of spaces of various shapes and sizes will train your hand to be firm and steady.

8. Feel Better About Yourself
After working on a painting for many hours and by completing it, you will get a sense of accomplishment and feel great about yourself.

You will have some amazing memories and a cool painting that you can frame and place somewhere in your home or offer to someone special.

9. Similar to Making Meditation
Keep the adults focused at the present moment like you do in a meditation.

10. Good For Passing Time
If you just need a hobby to make the stress away , painting by numbers can be good for you, its perfect way to chill out.