May 16, 2022

Smithsonian Archives and Libraries Releases 2022 #ColorOurCollections Coloring Book

From the Smithsonian Archives and Libraries:

Calling all coloring enthusiasts! #ColorOurCollections is back for 2022 and we have ten new coloring pages just for you. Whether you want to bring polychromatic glory to old black-and-white photos or scribble in vintage fashion plates, you’ll find a little something for everyone in our new packet. Download it now!

During Color Our Collections, organized by the New York Academy of Medicine, cultural institutions from around the world provide inspiration and free coloring sheets for artists of all ages. At-home artists can share their creations on social media by tagging the organization and using the hashtag #ColorOurCollections. Our coloring book uses images that are freely available in our Digital LibraryBiodiversity Heritage Library, and Smithsonian Institution Archives collections.

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