Alisa Vysochina is a freelance illustrator, primarily working with watercolor. Although Alisa hasn’t uploaded videos for a while her video archives are still really useful for colorists. Colorists that want to learn watercolors will benefit from the videos on the channel showing illustrating and coloring.
Amie teaches you how to color realistically with coloured pencil. Her tutorial videos include basics of coloured pencil and tips and techniques. You canlearn how to color animals – including fur, reptile skin, eyes, and feathers. Amie also vlogs, does product reviews and live streams.
The drawing, painting, coloring, and journaling videos on this channel feature a variety of mediums including mixed media. Using the tutorials and following along with the coloring time-lapse can help improve your coloring projects.
Christine Karron is a talented artist and illustrator. She has created a number of coloring books featuring fairies, mermaids, a gorgeous bunny called Benny Blue among other things. As well as creating coloring books she also creates individual coloring pages or bundles for sale by digital download. Her YouTube channel features flip throughs of her coloring books and coloring of her coloring pages and books. Christine mainly uses watercolors, markers and pencils in her works. Although she does not do spoken tutorials you will learn a lot from watching her work and by checking the comments and her replies below the videos.
Betty is a self described artist, illustrator and blogger. She has not uploaded to her channel for some time, but there are still some great tutorials that you can use to help inspire and improve your coloring.
Lori that runs this channel has a goal of not only showing you how to color but teaching you how to color. From her vast range of videos you can learn all manner of techniques that you can apply to your coloring projects. As well as coloring, Lori often answers questions from subscribers and gives feedback on work (often providing demonstrations). Lori has spent a lot of time creating a color blending system that you can purchase. The system has a vast range of information including which colored pencils blend well together. You can check out the CMW system here.
Jennifer and her husband Steve run a blog and membership site, Coloring Bliss. Jennifer illustrations coloring pages and coloring books that can be purchased on the site in either digital or printed in the format you like and mailed. As well as selling coloring pages Jennifer also provides reviews, tutorials and demonstrations of coloring products and supplies that can help improve your coloring.
Donna is pursuing her creativity learning to draw, sketch, and color on her YouTube channel. As well as these coloring videos featuring a variety of mediums you will also find other hobbies. If you are a fan of diamond painting you can check out Donna’s videos on this creative pastime.
Monja Gates is a South African Artist and illustrator. She has created some stunning coloring pages and coloring books which you can see here.
At the request of her fans, Monja has started creating tutorials for colorists. You will find tutorials on coloring skin, backgrounds, flames and flowers. The way Monja is able to show light on her coloring pages really takes a picture to an advanced level of coloring.
Jannie from Craving 4 Coloring uploads coloring tutorials, color alongs, speed coloring, completed pages, and Inktober drawings. Jannie has not uploaded videos for a while but you can still learn a lot from the content on her channel.
Cristina McAllister is a talented artist that not only creates coloring books and pages but also paints and sculpts. On her Youtube channel, you will find flip throughs of her coloring books plus professional tutorials helping you to improve your coloring as well as videos showing her create coloring pages. You will also find videos of her painting and sculpting.
Danica Sills is an artist that uploads videos showing her painting and using watercolors. Although she does not use coloring books you can learn techniques from her that you can apply to your coloring projects.
Dawn Boyer is an artist that has created a large range of coloring books for adults and big kids. You can see my interview with Dawn Boyer here. Dawn also runs a popular Facebook Group for colorists from around the world to share their love of coloring. Previews of Dawn’s coloring books are shown on her YouTube channel together with colored pages from cover contests that she regularly holds. Dawn’s channel also features other lifestyle videos with a focus on tips for gaining employment in specific industries.
Dayana J is an artist-illustrator from Moscow. She was one of the first Russian colorists to start making videos about coloring. Almost all Russian colorists began to learn how to color beautiful pictures from Dayana’s video. On her channel, she shows how you can create beautiful realistic pictures with the simplest, budgetary art supplies.
Dede Willingham is an artist with years of experience and skills with a wide range of mediums. As well as creating her own products, artwork and working on commission pieces she also colors in coloring books (or color books as she calls them!). Dede has a large, outgoing personality that is infectious and will make you feel comfortable and welcome if you visit her weekly live streams. You will be inspired by her coloring, which looks effortless as well as her other crafty projects including junk journals, journaling, collage, mixed media, or anything else that takes her fancy. Occasionally she entices her cowboy movie-loving husband to join her in coloring as well which is always good to watch.
Derya is an artist that sells a range of grayscale and line art coloring pages. On her channel, you can find a range of videos featuring drawing and coloring. Derya is an amazing colorist and you can learn a lot from watching her tutorials.
This channel offers colorists a variety of artistic techniques. There are videos showing how resin art paintings and products are created as well as other art work. You will also find coloring videos featuring watercolors, alcohol inks and more. The host also proposes to provide “how I make my art pieces that I sell on my Etsy Store, as well as “How-To” tutorials of how I do my artwork, and I will also be doing lives”. There is some gorgeous artwork on this channel for colorists and those looking for other creative outlets.
April’s second YouTube channel, Dreamy Color Fix “is focused on the aspect of color and different color expressions”. April is an artist and colorist. You will find flip throughs, supply reviews, time-lapse coloring and color, and chat videos. Her main art channel is InvokeArtSense
Emily is a colorist and illustrator. She has a wide range of videos where you can follow along each part to a completed page. Her channel is very well organized in playlists featuring the pages she has colored. Emily has a number of coloring books that she colors from including The Ink House and coloring pages by Johanna Basford, Laura Rafferty and Kerby Rosane. She also has some great pages featuring Harry Potter and Doctor Who for sci fi fans. Emily streams 3 times a week so you can catch her live and watch her color or watch the replay on YouTube.
Evan uses his channel to showcase his artwork that is inspired by photo references or his imagination. Colorists can also be inspired by his coloring of the cartoon and character style imagery using pencils, pens, colored pencils, paint, etc and the like.
Gemma is an all-round creative being an illustrator, artist, actress, and author. On her channel, she shares her paintings and drawings. Although Gemma does not color in coloring books many of her techniques and skills that she shares could be adapted by colorists to their coloring pages.
Feliz is an artist that specializes in acrylic painting. Although this is not coloring book specific, many of the techniques that Feliz uses can be used in your coloring projects (particularly backgrounds and if you use Posca or mixed media).
Darrel Tank has over 50 years of experience in fine art and illustration. On his YouTube channel, he teaches his drawing techniques using the 5-Pencil Method drawing lessons. Although the bulk of the videos are pencil drawing videos, there are over 100 videos featuring the use of colored pencils to inspire you.
Hannah Lynn is a well-known self-taught artist and coloring book illustration. Her big-eyed whimsical girls feature in all of her coloring books with numerous fun themes. On her YouTube channel, you can find Hanna coloring her own artwork and you can color along with her. In addition, Hannah has created videos that may help budding artists sell their own artwork, based on her experiences.
If you ever want to try oil painting or watercolors with your coloring pages then the Happy D. Artist might inspire you. On her channel. you will find oil paintings, watercolors, art and chat videos, sketching and illustration as well as digital coloring. She posts her time-lapse versions on Youtube and real-time full-length videos, live streams, and daily artworks in progress on her Patreon page.
Helen Elliston is an artist, illustrator and colorist. She has released a number of coloring books with a variety of themes as well as coloring tutorial books. On her YouTube channel you will find some flip throughs of her coloring books, completed pages from her tutorial books and some coloring tutorials that you can follow along with.
InvokeArtSense features reviews, unboxings, hauls, and challenges. The host, April is a traditional artist who holds a Bachelor of Fine Art. Her channel features drawings and paintings created with a variety of mediums “including watercolor, alcohol-based markers, water-based markers, gouache, colored pencils, and oils”. April has another channel called Dreamy Color Fix where you can find more coloring book based artwork.
Irit has an art channel that has art supply hauls as well as a range of watercolor tutorials. The watercolor tutorials may be helpful to colorists that wish to use this medium on their coloring pages and books.
Jane is a Mixed Media Artist who creates art, produces coloring books and products, and holds online workshops. Jane’s art supply products include watercolor brushes, pencils, pans, and more and are available internationally.
On her channel, you will find an abundance of coloring videos that feature the products she designs and sells.
Jen is an Australian artist that loves to draw and colour wildlife (although she does have some portraits on her channel). The main medium that she uses is watercolor but she also uses paints, pens and pastels. Her channel would be particularly useful if you wanted to learn how to watercolour animals realistically. She has a range of animals on her channel including birds, horses, dogs, sea creatures, native Autralian wildlife and much, more.
Jenny is a coloring book artist that produces cute, chibi/anime style coloring books. On her channel, she demonstrates drawing on a tablet, speed coloring, and flip throughs of some of her coloring books.
JoBeth has a background in art, crafts, leatherwork, pyrography, and jewelry making. She is also a professional artist and has previously worked as an art teacher. Her channel reflects her artistic background and features junk journals, drawing, color and chat videos, and flip throughs.
Johanna Basford is the Queen of Coloring Books. She is the most well-known illustration in the coloring community and has created a legion of fans of her coloring books and other coloring products with over 21 million books sold. Not content with getting us coloring, Johanna also got us reading with her coloring storybook Ivy and the Inky Butterfly. After that it was just a natural progression to get us drawing with her Inky Art School and How To Draw Inky Wonderlands book. You can find tutorials for drawing and coloring on Johanna’s channel.
Juicy Ink’s YouTube channel features reviews of watercolor products, tutorials, and tips for using this medium. If you like working with mixed media on your coloring pages or want to dive int watercolors then this channel may inspire you.
Julia Woning is a Dutch artist, colorist, art teacher, and coloring book creator. Julia has created many coloring books including the Dikke Damesseries of books. On Julia’s channel, she shows how to use various art supplies in your art and journaling. You will find videos on pan pastels, Inktense, and other mediums. Although Julia does not color in coloring books on her channel you can apply the skills and techniques she shares to your own coloring projects.
Karla is an artist and comic and coloring book illustrator. On her YouTube channel you will find vlogs, speed coloring, hauls, behind the scenes videos and more. Karla has a vibrant coloring style and watching her color can be really inspiring particularly her use of color.
Katerina is a traditional fantasy/portrait artist. Her artwork features mermaids, animals, portraits, and both whimsical and fantasy images. She has created a number of coloring books and pages in both grayscale and line art. You can purchase her coloring pages and books from her store here.
On her YouTube channel, you can find tutorials, drawing process, and paintings. You can find inspiration for your coloring projects by following along with her on one of her many coloring videos.
Katerina is the artist that created the coloring books, Ethno Spirit, and Spirit of the Past. As well as being a talented illustrator she is also an amazing colorist. On her channel, you can find flip throughs of her coloring books and pages as well as many other coloring books by other artists. You can also find speed coloring of her work and other artist’s coloring books.
Kim White is a coloring book creator and colorist. She runs the Creative Happy Life Club which is a digital coloring page subscription service. She has a number of step by step tutorials on her channel using pencils and digitally coloring with the Procreate app. In addition to coloring her channel also covers lifestyle topics including mindset, mental health, and business-based topics.
Kim is an artist that used to be known as Enchantedgal or The Enchanted Gallery. Kim’s channel is very well organized with playlists based on art supplies. You will find a range of different mediums that Kim works with like watercolors and alcohol markers. Watching Kim work with the many different brands and supplies is inspiring and many of the techniques that she demonstrates can be incorporated into your own coloring projects.
Kirsty colors and also creates artwork. Her channel features coloring tutorials (like how to color fur), flip throughs, hauls, coloring tag videos and color and chat videos. You can check out the YouTube channel here
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Kirsty posts “educational art videos to help improve your drawing and painting skills … using watercolours, coloured pencils and charcoal to create artwork with”. Kirsty has a Patreon and website where you can learn art techniques using various mediums. On her YouTube channel she provides educational videos on the business of being an artist, charcoal drawings, using coloured pencils and watercolours.
Kirsty is an expert with watercolors and has created coloring books specifically for colorists using watercolors. On her channel, she shares watercolor painting tips, art journaling, and gift giving ideas. Her videos will inspire and help those new to watercolors and those that are more advanced.
Laura is an artist, illustrator, and skilled colorist. Her channel offers a variety of tutorials with a range of mediums. As well as coloring and creating her own art she also colors from various coloring books including those by Kerby Rosanes. Her tutorials are really well presented on her channel in playlists making it easy to follow along and learn from her.
Hi, I am an illustrator and my passion is to create artist quality adult coloring books and printable art. My artwork is inspired by feelings of harmony and femininity.
The high quality paper in my self-published books (artist prints) allows you to bring my images to life with the coloring media of your choice. I offer also PDF coloring books for you to make it super easy and quick to start coloring my peaceful designs 🙂
Lenka’s Creative Colouring features mandalas created by Lenka that she colors. Lenka claims “I am better at creating colouring pages than at colouring them, so be prepared for embarrassment and failures”. Lenka uses markers to color her work in bright and cheerful colors. As well as coloring she also has flip throughs of her coloring products on her channel. Lenka is currently doing a year of coloring challenge and you can see her daily updates on her channel.
Ligia Ortega is an artist and illustrator. She has created a number of coloring books in the inspirational, fantasy, floral, ladies, and vintage grayscale genres. She also creates individual coloring pages or bundles for sale via digital download. Her YouTube channel features flip throughs of her coloring books. Her blog features colored pages from her electronic downloads and books, tutorials, and information about coloring supplies. Ligia mainly uses colored pencil, markers, and watercolors in her colored pages.
Lioba is an artist from Germany. Although her channel does not feature coloring books, colorists will learn skills and techniques from her tutorials including painting tutorials, how to paint with watercolors, oils, color pencils, and acrylics.
Lisa is a talented artist, coloring book illustrator, and colorist. You can check out my interview with her here. On her YouTube channel you will find adult coloring tutorials, live streams, and drawing time-lapse videos.
Margaret is a highly skilled watercolor artist. Her artwork features portraits both realistic as well as Disney and character-based. If you like to use watercolors on your coloring pages there is a wealth of inspiration on this channel to learn from.
Michelle is a former artist that has now taken up coloring. Her channel features flip throughs, hauls, reviews and some tutorial “how to” videos. Michelle uses coloring as a form of therapy to help her cope with illness.
Although Melissa’s channel is based in Canada I assume it is French Canada, Quebec, as the page and language is in French.
As well as coloring videos including hauls of books and supplies, diamond painting, reviews, flip throughs, tutorials, completed pages and speed and speed coloring, you will also find some drawing videos on this channel.
Michelle is an Australia fantasy artist. She has created a number of coloring books featuring her artwork. On her YouTube channel you can find flip throughs of her colouring books, behind the scenes videos, and coloring tutorials including coloring grayscale.
Although Miroslawa has not uploaded videos for a while you can still benefit from the coloring in the archives. There are beautiful coloring pages from Johanna Basford’s and Maria Trolle’s coloring books.
Krystyna is an amazing colorist turned illustrator. She has released a number of artist styled coloring books featuring portraits of beautiful women. On her YouTube channel you can find flip throughs of her coloring books as well as tutorials to help improve your coloring.
Olivier Odorant illustrates coloring pages as well as being an exceptional colorist. On her channel, you will find a variety of videos including tutorials, color along, and completed pages. She has a Patreon account which you can check out here.
Para’s channel features a mix of digital and traditional art. Although Para is not a coloring book artist, the techniques she uses and skills she shares can be easily applied to your coloring pages and books (check out the playlist on the home page for colored pencil art). Para also shares her illustration talent. You will find cute fan art featuring Disney and Star Wars among other things.
Henny is a talented artist and colorist. She has a well-organized channel where you can find “how-to” tutorials, color alongs where you can follow the progress of coloring a page over a number of episodes. Henny also has created templates or her own drawings to compliment her tutorials. You can purchase these templates to follow along with her tutorials from her shop here. Playlists have been created for videos featuring coloring in works by different themes including a section on watercolors, Johanna Basford books, and Christmas.
Peta Hewitt is an Australian artist, writer, comic book creator and colorist. Peta provides colorists with easy to understand and follow coloring tutorials where she explains her process. You can color along with her or just use the information that she shares to help with your coloring projects. Every now and then Peta will review a product or coloring book. Most colorists will enjoy learning from Peta’s easy-going and relaxed artistic style.
On this channel, you will find art journalling, painting and doodling. You will find playlists on mandalas and patterns that can inspire you. You will also find videos on watercolors and coloring that can help improve your coloring pages.
Qing Han from Quinni on YouTube and Instagram passed away suddenly on 8 February, 2020. Her YouTube channel and Instagram account still are active and contain some beautiful colored images and speed colorings that could inspire other colorists in their journey. You will find some great videos on using gouache and watercolors on her channel.
Raen is an artist that creates paintings, watercolors and coloring books. On her channel you will find flip throughs of her coloring books and digital coloring pages. You will also find completed pages featuring her artwork colored by her fans from her Facebook Group. Raen has several videos showing her painting process and different technique style videos. These timelapse videos are not accompanied by commentary, but there is information, should you need it, in the description box below the video.
Rambutan is a self-taught artist from Germany. On her channel, you can find speed painting and coloring videos. There are a variety of mediums that she showcases including alcohol markers and watercolors. Although Rambutan does not have coloring pages or books, the techniques and skills she demonstrates can help with your own coloring projects.
Ruth Sanderson is an artist, illustrator, and coloring book creator. She has a wide range of coloring books and she uploads flip throughs of her books on her YouTube channel. Ruth specializes in greyscale coloring pages and has uploaded a number of tutorials showing how to color her artwork and giving out coloring tips.
Emilie Jarrige is an artist known as Sakuems. As well as creating artwork that is available in either original form, merchandise or prints she also creates coloring and art books. As her coloring pages are based on her artwork you can get inspiration by checking out her time-lapse videos.
Sandy Allnock has a creative channel where she shares tutorials and tips for creating art for stampers, crafters, and other creatives. Sandy uses a wide range of mediums like alcohol markers, watercolors, and pencils that colorists can apply the techniques to their coloring pages. All of Sandy’s videos are very well organized into playlists so. you can easily find what you need or want to learn
Selina Fenech is an Australian writer, artist and illustrator. She has published numerous fantasy style novels and created a number of coloring books for the adult coloring book market. In addition to publishing she also paints and sells her original artwork and prints. Selina’s channel features trailers of her novels, flip throughs of her coloring books and tips on coloring and speed coloring.
Sheldene is an artist that has a number of realistic artworks on her channel ranging from birds to bunnies that can help inspire you with your coloring. Although Sheldene no longer uploads realistic artworks you can still benefit from the archive of realistic colored pencil and pan pastel art on her channel. Sheldene also has a number of videos that can help those new to using colored pencil.
Shell has been “colouring and drawing since a young age and been colouring in adult colouring books now for at least 7 years”. Shell live streams twice a week as well as offering mini drawing tutorials for beginners. You will also find flip throughs and reviews of coloring books and art supplies.
Thao is a self-taught artist her channel features time-lapse videos, reviews and colouring in. Although it’s been a long time since a new video has been uploaded to this channel, you will still benefit from the many tutorials and videos in the archive. As well as coloring you will also find videos on journaling on this channel.
Sketchbook Skool is about art, artists, color, color palettes (example- draw tip Tuesday video: How to Color Like Van Gogh), drawing (Draw With Me videos), sketchbooks, mixed media, art journals, art book reviews/flip throughs (sketchbook club videos) and so much more.
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Suzy LeeLo is an artist that creates coloring books, laser engraved products and more. On her YouTube channel, you will find flip throughs of her coloring books, tips and demonstrations using art products, livestreams and some family-orientated videos.
Thaneeya is a well known coloring book illustration who also creates various coloring products you can color as well. Thaneeya’s style is well known for its simple and vibrant coloring. You can watch Thaneeya color on her channel as well as view flip throughs some of her coloring books.
Michelle is an artist that has created a number of coloring books and pages. Her channel has videos of mystery boxes and coloring tutorials. The goal of the channel is to include flip throughs and other hobby crafts in the future.
You will find a wide variety of videos to interest you on this channel including unboxings, tutorials and how to videos. There are also videos featuring drawing, painting, Inktober, watercolours and more. You will also find planner and journal videos that feature layouts and set up.
Gem uploads videos twice a week on “art products, drawing/creating art and adult colouring”. You will find videos on drawing, unboxing of art box videos, tutorials, color and chat videos and art supply hauls and reviews. Gem also sells parts of her coloring stash on Ebay and provides updates on those sales on her websiteand YouTube community tab.
Jess Elford from Those Pencil Shavings is an artist based in Australia. On the channel you find tutorials using colored pencils for drawing and artwork. You can apply these techniques demonstrated in the videos to your coloring pages. The artist has a variety of tutorials including fruit, leaves, cartoon characters, and more.
Tori used to post videos to her channel Juicy Ink but has now started a new channel Victoria Gedvillas. You can find a range of videos including sketching, reviews, new products and tutorials, and tips using watercolors primarily. If you like to use watercolors in your coloring projects then this channel may be helpful and inspiring for you.
Amanda is an artist that has created a number of coloring books in the Cutie Patooties series and Gemstones Series of coloring books. As well as illustration she is also a talented colorist and teacher and shows others how to create great gemstone affects. You can see her gemstone tutorials on her YouTube channel.
Carrie is a mixed media watercolor artist. Her channel has videos featuring watercolor tips, painting tutorials, and mixed media. If you love to color with watercolor paints and pencils then you may find these videos inspiring and informative.
Zan Von Zed has created a number of coloring books and been featured in Colouring Heaven magazine. Her YouTube channel features vlogs and videos demonstrating sculpting and dioramas and work with resin. Although Zan Von Zed currently does not have any coloring or illustration videos on her channel, the painting of her sculptures is educational and informative and may inspire you with your coloring.