Ligia Ortega

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Ligia has been drawing since she could hold a pencil. In addition to drawing and painting, she started coloring occasionally for stress relief in the evenings while working a demanding management position over 12 years ago. It was not a surprise to see the rest of the world fall in love with adult coloring books.

Ligia has six coloring books published. The Coloring Gifts™ book series combines coloring for enjoyment with taking time to pause and reflect about positive things in our busy lives. Three volumes of the Coloring Gifts™ series are now available. The first book from her Vintage Grayscale Adult Coloring Book series, Arthur Rackham's Fairies and Nymphs, is also available with a second volume in the works. Ligia also has two Kaleidoscop
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Alcohol Markers for Coloring: Options for Various Budgets

I initially resisted alcohol markers, even though so many colorists raved about them.  I didn’t like the way Sharpies smelled, and thought they were all like that.  I found a small set of Bic Mark Its and they had much less strong odor, so I got their largest set.  They blended well and I liked the results.  No streaks like I got with water based markers, and different colors blended well into...

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This is a nice little coloring book, half size so it's perfect for taking on the go. It is top bound allowing both right and left handers to color with ease. The bold lines are easy to see, and the size is perfect for those times when you can't face ...more
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