Jade HenningsJune 10, 2021Coloring Ideas
Choose the target location and type in a name for the picture. For example, call it something like “Santa Claus coloring picture.”
Blend colors and shades to create dimension. Another way to add depth is to blend different shades or colors together to achieve different values.
Felt markers, crayons, colored pens, and colored pencils are all ideal coloring tools for kids to use.
Don’t worry if your child colors in the animal figures in a way that doesn’t seem realistic. Kids can sometimes make “incorrect” or weird coloring choices, but they often have their own reasons for doing so.
Open the image and select “print” to print out the coloring page. When you click on “print,” the computer will bring up a menu page allowing you to select a printer and choose how many copies of the image you’d like to print.
Especially when using colored pencils, it’s very important to gradually darken the color using multiple layers. Begin with gentle pressure to create light layers and with each additional layer press down slightly more until the color reaches the desired tone.