elle crée in the press

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Artist Rachel Austen holding up the O Quarterly Magazine Summer 2021 to showcase Elle Crée's feature in the O-List

O Quarterly Magazine All American O-List

We are so proud to be included on Oprah’s All-American List in O Quarterly in the American-made products section!

July 1, 2021

Coraline's Pink Palace Paint-by-Number kit in the Elle Cree workshop on Fox 12 Oregon.

Fox 12 Oregon

"Milwaukie Art Company and LAIKA team up on paint-by-number collaboration"

Fox 12 Oregon | November 15, 2023

Close up shot of the Kubo and Monkey from Kubo and the Two Strings paint-by-number kit made in collaboration with Elle Crée and LAIKA Studios.

Willamette Week

"LAIKA Launches Online Store Selling Paint-By-Number Kits"

Willamette Week | November 2, 2023

Willamette Week's Best of Portland Issue on a white blanket next to a mug of coffee and reading glasses.

Willamette Week’s Best of Portland

"Best Pandemic Hobby to Continue Post Pandemic"

Willamette Week’s Best of Portland | July 19, 2023

Artist and Elle Crée founder, Rachel Austen, on the set of Hello! Rose City with her locally made paint-by-number kits.

Hello! Rose City

"Meet the founder of Elle Crée, a company that creates paint by number kits"

KGW’s Hello, Rose City! | December 6, 2022

Frida Kahlo paint-by-number kit in progress of being painted.

Lateenz Magazine

"A Paint-By-Number Celebration of Hispanic and Latino/x Culture"

Lateenz | September 2022

Elle Crée team photo. 6 team members hold up different art supplies, shipping boxes, and their paint by number kits.

Clackamas Review

"Clackamas County-based Elle Crée thrives during pandemic"

Clackamas Review, Ellen Spitaleri | May 12 2022

Washington Post article featuring Elle Crée's paint by number kit of Michelle Obama.

The Washington Post

Looking for a stress-soothing craft? Try an old one: Paint by numbers.

The Washington Post | August 13, 2020

Paint by number kit of a Frida Kahlo portrait in its mint green and white packaging by Elle Crée.

Refinery 29

"Paint by Numbers: The Viral Craft Behind Those Instagram Masterpieces"

Refinery 29 | March 31, 2020

A hand is holding a paintbrush that is dipped in a pink paint pot on top of a poppies paint-by-number kit from Elle Crée.

My Modern Met

"These Beautiful Paint-by-Numbers Kits Will Spark a New Creative Pastime"

My Modern Met | July 1, 2020

"Adults Are Finding a Nostalgic Way to Creatively Relax With ‘Paint by Number’ Kits"

My Modern Met | April 20, 2020

Elle Crée owner Rachel Austen and Stephanie Domurat on set of More Good Day Oregon after Rachel's interview.

Fox 12 Oregon: More Good Day Oregon

"Portland Maker Creates Paint-by-Number Kits"

Part 1 | Part 2

More Good Day Oregon | Aired March 13, 2020 | Filmed January 2020