COLORGAIA | Adult Coloring Resources

  • Copic Markers: An In-Depth Review and Comparison

    Learn the differences between the four types of markers and determine which is the best Copic marker for you. Copics are some of the best markers for coloring. They are used by professional artists and illustrators all around the world. They are top-quality alcohol-based markers that are designed to last a lifetime. However, these benefits Read More »

  • How To Sharpen Colored Pencils The Right Way

    Pick up a few "tips" and "pointers" for sharpening colored pencils. Sharpening pencils is easy to do. Most of us have been doing it since we were little kids. Put the pencil in the sharpener, twist, remove. Isn't that all there is to it? Yes and no. The obvious methods will get you a sharp Read More »

  • The Ultimate List of Art Markers for Adult Coloring

    Art markers are great for coloring. They lay down rich, vivid colors in a fraction of the time it takes with colored pencils. They also cover a larger are with each stroke than gel pens. The result is a very even, professional look in a relatively short amount of time (after some practice). There's definitely Read More »

  • Coloring Books Are Disappearing From Bookstores

    Coloring books seem to have peaked in the eyes of the big bookseller chains. Stores that used to have shelves and shelves of coloring books have slowly but surely been reducing their inventory. Coloring book sections have become coloring book shelves, and coloring book shelves have become coloring book rows. Every day, the choices are Read More »

  • The Ultimate List of Colored Pencil Brands for Adult Coloring

    Like many of you, if I'm not coloring, I'm usually drooling over colored pencil sets and the like online. The sheer number of different brands and types can make your head spin, and I find myself shifting wildly back and forth between an eager excitement and paralyzing indecision. I have to say, the following list Read More »

ColorGaia's Definitive Adult Coloring Guide

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Getting Started

Learn everything you need to get started on your new adventure - it doesn't take much! You can have a great time coloring with just a couple sheets of paper, a few colored pencils, and a flat surface.

Get Started
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Coloring Supplies

We break down the pros and cons of the most commonly used coloring media. Learn what tools are best blending, when it's better to use markers over colored pencils, and what hazards to look out for when using a new medium.

Know Your Tools
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Coloring Techniques

Let us show you some basic methods and techniques to help push your coloring to the next level. Find out how to get the boldest colors, different ways to shade and blend, and other ways to refine your art!

Sharpen Your Skills

Reviews for Coloring Books and Supplies

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How To Get Over Coloring Block

Digital Coloring Books Count, Get Over It

Digital Coloring Books Count, Get Over It

How To Sharpen Colored Pencils The Right Way

How To Sharpen Colored Pencils The Right Way

Copic Sketch vs Ciao: Differences and Similarities

Copic Sketch vs Ciao: Differences and Similarities

The Ultimate List of Art Markers for Adult Coloring

The Ultimate List of Art Markers for Adult Coloring

Coloring Books Are Disappearing From Bookstores

Coloring Books Are Disappearing From Bookstores

Mandala Coloring Books: Everything You Ever Needed To Know

Mandala Coloring Books: Everything You Ever Needed To Know

30 Color Schemes for Adult Coloring

You Dip Your Colored Pencils In WHAT!?

You Dip Your Colored Pencils In WHAT!?

Art Theft is Killing Adult Coloring