Coloring Basics – How To Use Color Schemes To Improve Your Coloring

This is the second in a three-part series on color theory.

In our last post, we introduced the concept of color theory. In that post, we introduced the color wheel and created our own color wheel using the pencils that we usually color with.

In this post, we are going to learn about color schemes and how they can help us improve the results of our coloring.

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Coloring Basics: How The Color Wheel Can Make Your Coloring Beautiful

When I sit down and color, I find it to be very relaxing, and I can get lost for hours in one coloring page. Unfortunately, I don’t sit down to color very often. Susan and Sarah color all of the time, but I have a problem that prevents me from getting started.

The problem is that the simple act of choosing colors for a coloring page stresses me out. Instead of coloring being stress-free and fun, it ends up causing me even more stress. So, I usually end up deciding not to color and choosing to do something else instead.

Maybe you feel the same way.

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Colored Pencil Essentials – Get Better Results With Your Coloured Pencils

Have you been coloring for a while and recently become interested in blending and shading?

Would you like to learn how to choose colors that work together for great results and how to make them look more realistic?

Or perhaps you just love learning and trying out new techniques?

If so, Colored Pencil Essentials might be for you.

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Spectrum Noir Markers – Can They Actually Make You Better?

If you have been coloring for awhile, you have probably heard of Copic markers. We have wanted to try a set, but we didn’t want to spend that kind of money. So, we decided to try Spectrum Noir Markers instead.

At about $1.65 per marker, Spectrum Noir Markers offer a high-quality alcohol-based ink marker at an affordable price. These are double-ended pens that have a wide chisel nib for filling in large areas and a fine bullet tip for detailed work. Spectrum-Noir markers are fast-drying, acid-free, and non-toxic, and the 168 colors can be mixed and blended smoothly.

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Faber-Castell Polychromos – Can They Make Your Coloring More Fun?

Have you tried Faber-Castell Polychromos Colored Pencils?

Faber-Castell Polychromos are produced by one of the world’s leading manufacturer of pencils. Polychromos means ‘many colors,’ and they were initially produced in sets of 60 colors, but today you can find sets with up to 120 different colors.

These oil based pencils are bonded to California cedar wood casings, which means that your lead won’t fall out of the casings, and you will not experience wax bloom.

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