Art for the Holidays: clip, stock, reference, coloring and even Christian images

Fred Showker

Clip Art and Christian Images

holiday coloring books We've been having a lot of fun discovering and gathering holiday images for coloring, clip art, or just pure creative inspiration. Among this episode are :
fun holiday files Vintage Christmas Clip Art Collection fun holiday files The Miracles of Jesus fun holiday files Nativity Stained Glass
      Hopefully, you've seen all of our other new collections posted over the past few weeks! We'll list them below! If any of these inspire you to make some great art, please snap a quick photo and send it in! The titles where you can get a lot more of these images is after the gallery ...

Enjoy these samples ... click for full page versions! Click images to advance to next slide

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Vintage Christmas Clip Art Collection Christmas and Christian images

These charming illustrations from Christmases past recapture the holiday spirits of the mid-twentieth century, the Victorian and Edwardian eras, and other historic periods. Bursting with nostalgic appeal, this book and CD-ROM collection contains more than 360 images, including templates that make it easy to print and send 72 greeting cards and 20 postcards.
      CD-ROM includes: 322 high-resolution, profiled color JPEG images for impeccable reproductions * 42 high-resolution GIF images * 19 black-and-white, 1200-dpi, bit-mapped, print-ready TIFF versions * 72-dpi, Internet-ready JPEG graphics for all
christmas, thanksgiving and the holidays Vintage Christmas by Alan Weller

Christmas and Christian images The Miracles of Jesus

This inspiring collection presents 16 glowing ways to commemorate miraculous events from Jesus' life.
      Full-page illustrations — which produce striking results when colored and placed near a source of bright light — include scenes of Jesus feeding the multitudes and calming stormy seas, as well as his resurrection and ascension.
christmas, thanksgiving and the holidays The Miracles of Jesus Stained Glass Coloring Book by John Green

Nativity Stained GlassChristmas and Christian images

Marty Noble's delightful renderings include scenes of Joseph and Mary arriving in Bethlehem, the Three Wise Men following a bright star, angels bringing shepherds news of the birth of Jesus, Mary and Joseph holding their baby, and 11 other illustrations.
      Rendered in a bold and appealing style and printed on translucent paper, these charming pictures can be colored with crayons, felt-tip pens, or other media and hung in a window or near another source of light to produce a striking radiance.
christmas, thanksgiving and the holidays Nativity Stained Glass Coloring Book by Marty Noble


Enjoy these from previous holidays ... with lots more free coloring pages!

GO Free coloring pages from classic, vintage, holiday and Christmas Coloring Books
GO Vintage Thanksgiving Art, Crafts Clip & Coloring Pages
GO Holiday Coloring Books for inspiration and fun for all ages
GO Holiday Projects, Crafts and do-it-yourself cool stuff
GO Holiday Musings: projects, crafts, creative activities for all ages
GO Holiday art, Berenstain Bears, crafts, snowflakes, and seasonal classicsl
GO National Coloring Book Day : something for everyone to relax, color and enjoy

Have fun!
      fred_c_125 Thanks for reading . . . and HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Fred Showker

      Editor/Publisher : DTG Magazine
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      Published online since 1988

 


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