I am excited to share with you another new video series called “Gel Pen Coloring Secrets.” This 8-Part series was designed to teach and inspire you to color with gel pens.
Free Textures & Doodles Prompts
Download this free 3-page PDF to see 40 of my favorite doodles and textures that you can use to fill in the spaces and backgrounds of your coloring pages and books.
Gel Pen Coloring Workbook
Designed for my paid Premium Members ($5 per month) this 8-page workbook is the perfect follow-along companion to this Gel Pen Coloring Series.
Part 1: Supplies & Secret Notes
Part 1 of the series shows you to the supplies you will need to learn my gel pen coloring tricks and techniques. I also show you how to fold an old-school secret note. 😉
Part 2: Doodles & Textures
Part 2 of this series shows you how to use textures and doodles to fill in blank spaces and backgrounds in your coloring books and pages. In addition to being a lot of fun, this coloring technique also saves you a lot of ink! Be sure to download the free 40 doodles and textures PDF that accompanies this video: https://www.coloringbliss.com/texture-doodle-prompts/
Part 3: Scribble Blending
“Scribble blending” is a technique I use to blend gel pen colors together. It’s an easy technique that doesn’t require any extra tools or media. Just grab two or three gel pens and have at it! And if you’re a premium member, be sure to download a copy of the workbook with the worksheets mentioned in this video! https://www.coloringbliss.com/gel-pen-coloring-workbook/
More Coloring Tutorials
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Part 4: Embrace the Smear
Instead of fighting against gel pen smear, this gel pen coloring tutorial teaches you to embrace it! Learn how to use the juicy nature of gel pens to get beautiful blending results.
Part 5: Power of the Base Layer
Adding a base layer to your gel pens is a great way to get deep, rich colors, hide mistakes and create a wide variety of colors from only a few pens.
Part 6: Glycerin Blending
This technique is so much fun and almost like magic! Now that I’ve been coloring with glycerin and gel pens, I don’t know that I could ever go back!
Part 7: Painting with Gel Pens
Yes, you read that right–painting with gel pens! See how I combine the glycerin from Video 6 with gel pens to paint my coloring pages and books. It’s soooo much fun!
Part 8: Gel Pens & Colored Pencils
How to combine gel pen coloring with colored pencils!
Products Shown in Videos
Free Coloring Pages
Practice these techniques on some of my free coloring pages!
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