The Fascinating History of “Paint-by-Numbers” Kits

Feeling inspired to try painting by numbers? Here are some kits to get you started.


Vintage Paint by Number Postcard Designs by Dan Robbins


“Silent Harbor” Kit

iCoostor | $11.99


“Cocktails” Paint by Number Postcards Kit

Knock Knock | $16.99


“Warm Sunflower” Kit

Colour Talk | $12.99


“Sunset Wave Seascape” Kit

DreamsyUS | $12.88

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Emma Taggart

Emma Taggart is a Contributing Writer at My Modern Met. Originally from Northern Ireland, she is an artist now based in Berlin. After graduating with a BA in Fashion and Textile Design in 2013, Emma decided to combine her love of art with her passion for writing. Emma has contributed to various art and culture publications, with an aim to promote and share the work of inspiring modern creatives. While she writes every day, she’s also devoted to her own creative outlet—Emma hand-draws illustrations and is currently learning 2D animation.

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