Painting involves the two hemispheres of the brain. When we ponder on the balance sheet and the choice of colors, take a pencil in your hand and begin to shade the cell, then it immediately combines two processes: problem solving and fine motor skills. This kind of therapy, which trains the brain, accustoming it to work on simple tasks and gradually move to more complex tasks.
There is no artist, who would buy their children coloring books or taught to paint pictures. What does this mean? Coloring is a kind of framework, hindering the development of the imagination. They contribute to the formation of habits of the finished drawing, in which a flight of fantasy and free creativity is almost impossible.