Research suggests coloring can reduce stress, improve mood, and enhance mindfulness. Download free coloring sheets featuring unique objects from our Distinctive Collections: the Cary Graphic Arts Collection and RIT Archive Collections. Use the hashtag #ColorRITCollections to share your creations on social media, and we'll share our favorites on our accounts @ritlibraries!

Seal of the Rochester Athenaeum & Mechanics Institute
(RIT Archive Collections)

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Illuminated letter "P" from Biblia Sacra Latina, Versio Vulgata
Italy, 14th Century
(Cary Graphic Arts Collection)

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Spirit the tiger plays with a book cart, 1963 
(RIT Archive Collections)

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Paper bag designed by J. Scott Patnode for Bloomingdales
(Cary Graphic Arts Collection)

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A hot air balloon gets inflated on campus, circa 1980-1990
(RIT Archive Collections)

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A papyrus scroll, 8th Century CE, and
a papyrus fragment, circa 1500 BCE
(Cary Graphic Arts Collection)

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