Annabelle DechaineuxJune 7, 2021Coloring Ideas
Choose the best place to begin coloring. Some drawing utensils (such as gel pens or markers) are more likely to smear than others.
While you are coloring, use plenty of different colors to make your picture look bold and bright.
Example: if you want to create the appearance of shadow, try using a deeper blue (or red, or yellow, etc.) to create darker areas and a lighter blue for highlighted areas. This method can work with pencils, pens and markers.
Choose the best place to begin coloring. Some drawing utensils (such as gel pens, colored pens, or markers) are more likely to smear than others.
You can also try putting paper or cardboard shapes beneath the coloring page and using the crayon rubbings method to create new shapes on your picture.
Search for pictures of flowers and trees if your child likes nature. Search for something like “outdoors children’s coloring pictures.”