Published at Monday, August 17th 2020, 08:12:48 AM. Animal Coloring Page. By Brielle Boyle.
This complex patterns of the art you are coloring can actually induce you into a semi-hypnotic state while coloring. This can, in turn, give you a better understanding of yourself and your place in the world.
When you spend time coloring the more complex designs in adult coloring pages, you need to focus and block out the world. Without realizing it, or even trying, you are often practicing mindfulness while coloring. While mindful thinking is about a wider variety of tasks than just coloring, this becomes great practice to teach you methods to slow down from our hectic world and increase mindfulness.
Adult Coloring Pages Reduce Stress. The power of art therapy may be the new “hot” topic for relieving stress, but it is by no means some new-fangled millennial idea. In fact, the idea of using coloring to relieve stress goes all the way back to one of the pioneers of modern psychology, Carl Jung. Jung focused on the power of creating and coloring Mandalas.
Adult Coloring Pages Exercises the Entire Brain. Coloring is not a “left” brain or “right” brain thing. It is a task that exercises both hemispheres, something akin to a “full brain” workout. When adults color they utilize the “creative side” of their brain to pick artistic color choices and provide aesthetic balance to the art. But they also use their frontal lobe for concentration, focus organizational ideas.