Staedtler Pens Review – Recommended By Johanna Basford

I used a set of Prismacolor Premier Pencils on my first coloring project. I was just getting started and chose them for the variety of colors available. They lay the coloring down beautifully, but I found it difficult to use them in the small detailed places. So, I went in search of a pen or marker that would give me smooth, bold colors with no bleed through and still be able to color small details.

That is how I discovered Staedtler Pens. Staedtler Triplus Fineliners come in a variety of colors and are ideal for coloring. These pens are long and narrow, with a triangular shape that many colorists find very comfortable to use.  Staedtler Pens are extremely versatile and are a favorite among beginners and seasoned colorists alike.

Continue reading

Prismacolor Colored Pencils Review – The Best For Adult Coloring?

We’ve been using Prismacolor Colored Pencils since we started coloring. In fact, we used them to color our first coloring pages.  They help us to bring our coloring projects to life.

Inside the box you’ll find colored pencils featuring soft cores that are perfect for blending, shading, and layering. At the same time, Prismacolor Colored Pencils feature pigments of unparalleled quality and leads that are thick and durable. This empowers you to effortlessly transition between forceful lines, delicate blends, and smooth shadows.

Continue reading

Chameleon Pens Review – Can You Really Do More With Less?

If you are anything like us, you struggle to find just the right tools to use for your coloring projects. We have tried everything from Prismacolor Pencils to Sharpie Ultra-Fine Point Markers and have not found anything that we truly love to color with. Lately, we have been seeing Chameleon Pens advertised everywhere and decided to give them a try.

Chameleon Pens are a refillable alcohol based marker system that have a mixing chamber right inside the pen. There are currently 20 colors available. These 20 vibrant colors produce over 100 color tones giving you the ability to create stunning effects with a single pen. Chameleon Pens are sold individually, in packs of five, or as a 22 piece set.



Continue reading

10 Blog Posts From 2015 That Will Make You A Better Colorist

It is hard to believe that another year is coming to an end. This year we’re wrapping it up by highlighting some of the best Coloring For Fun articles from 2015. We hope that these articles will give you inspiration, encouragement, and motivation to have more fun coloring in 2016.

Continue reading

5 Ways That Adult Coloring Will Change Your Life

Coloring for adults has become the latest trend. Coloring books seem to be flying off bookstore shelves as more and more people discover the joy of coloring. Coloring apps are also growing in popularity, and Adult Coloring seems to be everywhere this holiday season.

When my wife started bringing home bags of coloring books and art supplies, I decided that I needed to learn more about this new adult coloring fad.  As I started to investigate it, I found that this fad, unlike many other fads, might be good for you.

If you haven’t tried adult coloring yet, then this article is for you. It outlines the five key benefits of coloring. Hopefully, it will convince you to go out and get some coloring supplies, and try it out for yourself.

Continue reading

1 3 4 5 6 7 13