Gifts of Art fine art coloring books are available FREE to patients and families at the University of Michigan Health System.
The Kaleidoscope Coloring Book showcases the work of professional artists, including Charles Karadimos, kaleidoscope maker and president of the Kaleidoscope Brewster Society. It also features the work of students from the U-M School of Art & Design, under Associate Professor Anne Mondro. The students studied with master quilter Paula Nadelstern, whose kaleidoscope inspired quilt is featured on the cover. Click on the designs below for printable pages from the book.
The Art Gallery Coloring Book features the work of artists who have exhibited in our galleries over the 30 years of Gifts of Art history. Acclaimed artists display their artwork in our nine galleries which are viewed by approximately 10,000 people a day. From sculpturs to painters, many artists generously donated drawings for this project. Click on the designs below for printable pages from the book.
Gifts of Art's free programming is intended to assist and enhance the healing process, reduce stress, support human dignity and renew the spirit. Click on the links below to access the following programs.
Here are some pages from the Kaleidoscope Coloring Book. Click on the designs below to print out sample pages for your enjoyment or to share:
The first edition of this book was made possible through a UMHS Fostering Innovations Grant. Gifts of Art is supported in part by the Friends of the U-M Health System, gifts, donations to our endowment campaign, grants and the sale of artwork. To support this work, visit our Donations page.
Here are some pages from the Art Gallery Coloring Book. Click on the designs below to print out sample pages for your enjoyment or to share:
UMHS Gifts of Art Facebook has photo albums of colored pages from both the Kaleidoscope and Art Gallery Coloring Books. Follow the link below: