Coloring Book

Powerful Photo Shows That Women Aren't The Only Ones Who Get Periods

"Not all people who menstruate are women, and not all women menstruate.”<p>A transgender artist released a powerful photo last week in an attempt to broaden the cultural understanding of the different types of people who experience menstruation.<p>Cass Clemmer, who uses they/them pronouns, posted the …

Women's News

Knox Fortune Explores "Chillers Paradise" in His Video for "Lil' Thing" Video

Knox Fortune is best known for lending Chance the Rapper's Coloring Book track "All Night" its distinct, sultry hook, and producing for the likes of Joey Purp, Towkio, KAMI, and more. Following his extensive stints as a sideman, the Chicago singer and producer is finally taking his center stage …

Music

This Coloring Book Can Teach You Cursive in a Fraction of the Time

The Art of Cursive offers children and adults a new way to learn to write.<p>In his Commencement address at Stanford in 2005, Steve Jobs talked about how a calligraphy class helped him design the first Apple computer. Today, handwriting has fallen out of fashion, and has even been removed from the …

Kids

Stack Overflow: Adult Coloring Books (Part 1)

I have a slight addiction to adult coloring books and have purchased a little over 20 different books in the past few years. So I decided to review …

Publishing

Hip-Hop Family Tree: Chicago

From Common to Chance the Rapper, we look at what formed the city's scene<p>Chance the Rapper hails from Chicago, a city with a unique trajectory in …

Music

Listen to Chance The Rapper and Young Thug’s surprise new track, ‘Big B’s’

Chance continues his 18-month hot-streak...<p>Chance The Rapper posted a surprise track on Soundcloud featuring Young Thug while pledging his allegiance …

Music

Over 100 Museums Invite You to “Color Their Collections” with Free Adult Coloring Books

The adult coloring craze isn’t just a passing fad. Our love of filling in black-and-white line drawings goes back as far as the 18th century; it's only recently, however, that the adult coloring book trend was reinvigorated and seen as a way to unwind from our busy, connected lives. Bridging the …

Metropolitan Museum of Art

8 Best Colored Pencil Sets for Coloring Book Enthusiasts and Professional Artists

Colored pencils are often associated with childhood, but with the adult coloring book craze, it's clear that grown-ups like to use them, too. These tools, however, can do much more than color inside lines. Artists regularly use colored pencils in their drawings because they offer a range of …

Illustration

SoundCloud reportedly facing financial trouble after firing London staff

<b>SoundCloud is reportedly in financial trouble after the firm laid off 40% of its staff last week and said it only had enough cash left until the end of September.</b><p>The Berlin-based company says it's "fully funded" for the next 50 days.<p>Newsbeat has contacted SoundCloud about the future beyond that …

Music

June Sales Report: Double digit drops from 2016

Secret Empire contued to make the top ten, but it was Zdarsky, Kubert, and Bellaire’s Spider-Man that led what was a pretty blah June, accoridng to …

Comics

Google can tell which apps are asking for too much of your private information

Google’s latest machine-learning algorithm can help spot intrusive apps that demand access to user data that they don’t even need.<p>As Google points out, most Android apps are there to entertain and assist us, and we grant them access to the data that they need: for instance, a camera app needs …

Apps

15 Sweet, Innocent Coloring Book Pics Turned Horrifically Dark

Humor

Google is using deep learning and data analysis to curate the Play Store

Machine learning plays a big part in how apps are monitored in the Play Store.<p>Google has released some details from the Security and Privacy team …

Machine Learning

IKEA's Clever Posters Help People Effortlessly Cook Meals At Home

A new campaign wants people to have fun with their food using these instructional posters<p>Getting bored with your usual cooking routine? IKEA knows it …

Leo Burnett

How Illustrating Coloring Books (Sort Of) Fixed My Anxious Mind

“True mindfulness,” one illustrator discovers, lies somewhere “halfway between intense focus and zoning out.”<p>When HarperCollins first approached me in 2015 about illustrating coloring books for adults, I was skeptical. The coloring fad had already become ubiquitous by then, as a kind of mental …

Mindfulness

A Fan-Made Coloring Book for Fans of ‘Forces of Destiny’

We find inspiration in all sorts of places.<p>When the trailer for <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> was first released in November 2014, I immediately broke …

Star Wars

Here's Why Jay Z's '4:44' Won't Chart on the Billboard 200 in Its First Week of Release

You won’t find Jay Z’s <i>4:44</i> on the Billboard Top 200 chart next week, even though it was released to rave reviews and has generated a lot of media …

Music

Chance The Rapper

Chance The Rapper knew he wanted to try a different approach for his Tiny Desk performance, so he decided to do something he said he hadn't done in a long time. He wrote a poem. More specifically, he wrote a poem in the short time it took him to ride from his hotel in Washington, D.C. to the NPR …

Music

Colonialism for Juniors

The Italian Fascists under Mussolini hoped to reestablish their empire, and focused on Africa as a vulnerable target rich with natural resources. …

Colonialism

Here's Chance the Rapper with a Stevie Wonder Cover For NPR's Tiny Desk

He also performed 'Coloring Book''s "Juke Jam," and a new poem.<p>There are few things on this horrible planet more lovely than Chancelor Bennett, otherwise known as everyone's fave Chance the Rapper, so imagine the loveliness levels of Chance's instalment of the famously lovely NPR Tiny Desk concert …

Music

Unexpected Discovery Reveals a Rare 18th Century Coloring Book for Adults

The adult coloring book trend really took off several years ago, but it turns out that these soothing publications were around long before then. And not just decades—we’re talking hundreds of years. Amy Pool, a plant taxonomist at the Missouri Botanical Garden, made the discovery of Robert Sayer’s</i> …

Books

Chance the Rapper Pressured MTV Into Killing Critical Story

The Chicago emcee threatened that he was ‘never working with MTV again’ unless it removed the story, according to a blockbuster story in Spin. MTV obliged.<p>First things first: I implore you to read Jordan Sargent’s brilliantly reported, comprehensive feature on the rise and fall of MTV News. The …

Music

Become The One True Slayer With These Buffy Gifts

<i>Buffy the Vampire Slayer</i> is celebrating its 20th anniversary, and while it may not be old enough to drink, it’s brought so many fans so much …

TV

Paul Jacober of Jacober Creative published Miami Beach coloring book

Coloring is for adults, too, and this Miami Beach-themed coloring book plans to prove it.<p>Branding company Jacober Creative has published “High Tides: …

Miami

These Fanciful Microbes Need Your Coloring Skills

Jennifer Delaney isn’t a scientific illustrator by training. She’s a math teacher for Donegal Youthreach in Ireland, working with students who have …

Books

This ‘Magic’ Coloring Book Makes Flying With My Toddler So Much Easier

Last summer, after a particularly grueling flight with a restless infant-in-arms I vowed never to fly again. I even went so far as to declare — much …

Kids

Kickstarter: Color Your Coffee World With The Craft Coffee Coloring Book

How does one indoctrinate a child—like, say an eight month-old that refuses to nap and let me write this article–into the cult of coffee before they …

Coffee

Chance the Rapper donating Grammy Award to Chicago museum

CHICAGO (AP) — Chance the Rapper says he's donating his Grammy Award for best rap album to Chicago's DuSable Museum of African American History .<p>The Chicago Sun-Times (http://bit.ly/2sqvJwo ) reports that the rapper's announcement at the museum's gala Saturday surprised officials. He said during …

Music

From Here to There

Price: $10 | Buy | LinkIllustrator Sean C. Jackson’s nifty book is packed with dozens of fun and challenging maze designs of tiny isometric villages, …

Cool Stuff

'Destiny 2' Coloring Book: Design some armor shaders that aren't trash with this adult coloring book

Published 14m ago on<p>by Alex Borkowski<p>ShareEmail<p>Published 14m ago on<p>by Alex Borkowski<p>We're all very excited about <i>Destiny 2</i><i>.</i> The new supers, the …

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