Metallic Xtreme Coloring

I found a new-to-me art material recently, the Crayola Metallic Extreme Coloring Kit:  

Looks fun, doesn't it?  Here's what is inside:

I brought it with me to a friend's house and spent 15 minutes doodling while we chatted.  

Right away, I noticed how bright and vivid the colors were.  It was a totally different experience than normal coloring, which was fun.  There was a slight delay between drawing a line and the color showing up, which took a few minutes to get used to, but wasn't a bit deal. 

The markers didn't respond well if you tried to go over the same area more than once, but other than that, they performed very well.

Overall, I really liked the Metallic Xtreme Coloring kit.  Have any of you tried it?


  1. Looks like fun, Cindy! I am going to have to try this with Anne!!!

  2. Great markers!!! :) i love the colors and what you created with them :)
    i'm your new follower :)

  3. I haven't seen this but I loveeeeeeeee it!!!!

  4. How fun.
    I haven't seen these though.

  5. I've never heard of those Cindy! I bet my kiddos would love them though. Thanks for the tips.

  6. Wow! I bet my nephew and niece would love these!! :) Did you share and let Trevor play with it?! :)

    1. Not yet. I set it aside to take on our next long trip.


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