Interactive Copic Color Chart

Copic Color Chart

Copic markers come in hundreds of different colors. The Copic Sketch is available in every color that Copic offers, but the other types of markers have a limited color selection. The color coding system uses letters and numbers to define the color, saturation, and brightness of each marker. You can use these color codes to … Read moreInteractive Copic Color Chart

Prismacolor Pencils: An In-Depth Review and Comparison

Prismacolor Pencils: An In-Depth Review and Comparison

Prismacolors are some of the best pencils 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 do not come without a price. It can be difficult to decide which type of Copic to buy since … Read morePrismacolor Pencils: An In-Depth Review and Comparison

Digital Coloring Books Count, Get Over It

A woman using her tablet to color digitally using a coloring app

Colorists who use digital coloring books for adults are being unfairly criticized. Coloring apps let you fill in blank areas by tapping or using a stylus. Digital colorists are getting a bad rap in online coloring communities. For one reason or another, a large part of the community feels that coloring apps are somehow less … Read moreDigital Coloring Books Count, Get Over It

Copic Sketch vs Ciao: Differences and Similarities

Copic Sketch vs Ciao: Differences and Similarities

Copics are great markers for coloring. They are extremely high quality, and also refillable. This means that they can last you for life if they are properly maintained. These are the same markers used by professional artists and illustrators, and for good reason. They are an absolute pleasure to use, and come in a huge … Read moreCopic Sketch vs Ciao: Differences and Similarities

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 moreColoring Books Are Disappearing From Bookstores

Mandala Coloring Books: Everything You Ever Needed To Know

A mandala coloring book lying in dark grass

Mandalas are one of the most popular designs for coloring books today. It’s estimated that roughly 64.8% of all coloring pages feature mandalas (statistic made up for purposes of this article). But where did this art form come from? Why are they such a mainstay of the coloring world? Why are they so darn fun … Read moreMandala Coloring Books: Everything You Ever Needed To Know

Art Theft is Killing Adult Coloring

Art Theft is Killing Adult Coloring

We’ve all seen them. The Pinterest accounts full of coloring pages. Beautiful illustrations with absolutely no source information in the pin description. You find a few pictures you’d absolutely love to color and think, “Huh, if only this user went the extra mile and included the source. I’d really love to color more pages by … Read moreArt Theft is Killing Adult Coloring

The Ultimate List of Colored Pencil Brands for Adult Coloring

Vote for the best colored pencils for 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 moreThe Ultimate List of Colored Pencil Brands for Adult Coloring