Tag Archive: Polychromos Pencils

Escape To Wonderland. Book Review and Coloured Pictures.

I was naughty and bought myself a post Christmas present: ‘Escape To Wonderland’.  This cute little book… measuring only 18cm square, is yet another Alice In Wonderland colouring book. I’ve seen three others so far.  this one took my eye,…
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Lost Ocean… Crabs. Second page finished yesterday.

Here is the second page I completed yesterday.  I started this picture while on my recent holiday.  i quite enjoyed inventing new colour schemes for each of the crabs.  I decided that identical crabs would share the same colours, just…
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Works in Progress.

I often get asked if it’s better to concentrate on one picture at a time or is it okay to work on many pictures.  I guess it all depends on your individual personality.  I’m easily bored so I generally have…
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Skull and Crossbones… Timber Background Tutorial.

This skull and crosebones from Johanna Basford’s Lost Ocean colouring book was a slow process.  I picked the picture to work on with a limited palette.  I used only four pencils (Polychromos): light yellow, yellowish green, black and white to…
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Creative Cats… Coloured Pictures and a Video review!

Back in July one of the very first colouring books I came across online that I knew I had to have was ‘Creative Cats’ drawn by Marjorie Sarnat.  Creative Cats is one of the many colouring books printed by the…
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More coloured pictures. October 2015.

Hi again.  I thought I’d upload a few more of my latest pictures.  These are from ‘The Art of Mindfulness Peace and Calm Colouring’.  I like this book as a casual alternative to my other, more serious, books.  The picture…
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