19 chic and stylish paint by numbers kits for adults

During lockdown, it seems many of us are looking for new and crafty ways to pass the time, with craft kit sales in particular on the rise. Great for novices as they come with everything you need to complete a whole project, there’s one craft kit that you may have forgotten about since your childhood days, but is currently making a big lockdown-fuelled comeback.

Remember ‘paint by numbers’? Many a Saturday afternoon was spent painstakingly painting numbered sections of a canvas with the corresponding paint colour to eventually reveal a masterpiece worthy of hanging above the fireplace (well, that’s what our parents told us anyway). And now, paint by numbers has got all grown up with hundreds of chic and stylish options available to order online that you’ll be only too proud to hang on your wall when you’ve finished.

painting by numbers
Etsy

Just like crafting, painting is a mindful task – not only can it easily wile away hours at a time, it can also have therapeutic effects, known to improve your mood and happiness levels – painting came in at number 4 in LoveCrafts.com‘s list of top 10 happiest hobbies. If you enjoy adult colouring books, you’ll love paint by numbers. Whether you’re looking for a solo activity or something to do with the kids, this could well be your next favourite craze.

Not sure where to find the best paint by numbers kits for adults? Online retailers like Etsy and Amazon have great options, which come complete with a blank picture (ready to be painted), paintbrushes and all the right paints to finish your work of art. Keep scrolling for our round up of the best paint by numbers kits for adults.

19 chic and stylish paint by numbers kits for adults

Paint by numbers flowers
Amazon

DIY Oil Painting by Numbers Kit, £13.99, Amazon

Paint by numbers seaside
Etsy

Beach Plants Modern Adult Paint by Number, £25.16, Etsy

Paint by numbers flowers
Etsy

Yellow Plant Vase Cherry Modern Art Adult Paint by Number, £25.16, Etsy

Paint by numbers birds
Etsy

Birds n Flowers in Blue DIY Kit Painting on canvas, £23.92, Etsy

Paint by numbers sloth
Etsy

Cute Sloth Acrylic Colorful Painting By Numbers Kit, £52.07, Etsy

Paint by numbers giraffe
Amazon

Giraffe Blowing Pink Bubbles Painting by Numbers for Adults, £11.64, Amazon

Paint by numbers tree
Etsy

Tree Of Life Paint By Number Kit, £12.04, Etsy

Paint by numbers plants
Etsy

Green plant paint by numbers, £23.48, Etsy

Paint by numbers flowers
Amazon

Daisies Paint By Numbers For Adults and Kids, £13.99, Amazon

Paint by numbers landscape
Etsy

Abstract Pink and Blue Landscape Adult Paint by Number, £25.16, Etsy

Paint by numbers cactus
Etsy

Cactus Modern Style Paint by Number Adults, £25.16, Etsy

Paint by numbers landscape
Amazon

DIY Painting by Number Kits for Adult, £9.99, Amazon

Paint by numbers flower
Amazon

Flower in the Bottle Paint by Numbers Kit, £7.99, Amazon

Paint by numbers sunset
Etsy

DIY Beach Painting Wood Wall Sign, £37.74, Etsy

Paint by numbers Mount Fuji
Etsy

Mt Fuji Paint By Number Kit, £18.45, Etsy

Paint by numbers swimming pool
Etsy

Summer Pool Plant Paint by Number Adults, £25.16, Etsy

Paint by numbers woman
Etsy

Paint by Number for Adults Modern Green Girl Outside Plants, £25.16, Etsy

Paint by numbers flowers
Etsy

Purple Orchid Adult Paint by Number, £20.97, Etsy

Paint by numbers lilies
Etsy

Lilies Paint By Numbers For Adults, £51.51, Etsy