Painting by numbers has become a very trendy way to relax. What is it?
What is painting by numbers?
Painting by numbers is a technique of painting pictures with acrylic paints, on fields marked with numbers. The same numbers are assigned to the paints.
Ready-made sets for painting by numbers include paints and a cardboard with a picture, on which numbers are marked, brushes and a template, i.e. a ready-made picture. Painting a picture takes from a few to several dozen hours, depending on the size and complexity of the drawing.
History of the technique of painting by numbers
The technique of painting by numbers was created in the 50s of the twentieth century, in a short time gained a very large popularity. In the 21st century in Asia, the technique of painting by numbers has been modified thanks to modern technologies. Nowadays this technique is used to paint pictures of various subjects.
Painting by numbers as a way to relax
Painting by numbers is a great way to calm down after a hard day, because it requires full concentration. You can relax and not think about difficult issues.
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