Lilian DockerJune 7, 2021Coloring Ideas
Coloring pages or coloring books are always great for entertainment and perfect activity as a stress reliever. But have you ever wondered what to do with finished coloring pages?
There are so many fun things to do!
Vary your strokes to add depth to your drawing. Crosshatching is a popular and fairly simple way to create depth using variation in strokes. Crosshatching is done by drawing overlapping sets of lines at right angles (this pattern should look mesh-like).
You may also find it helpful to filling in one distinct section completely before moving on to another section.
These kinds of pictures can spark children’s imaginations by letting them soak up knowledge of how the natural world is structured.
When using on loose sheets of paper, you may want to cover your work surface in newspaper depending on the coloring utensils you’ve chosen (markers may bleed through your paper and leave behind marks).