2016 Holiday Gift Guide for the Colorist

Christmas is now less than 40 days away.  If you are like us, you have started to wonder what to get those on your list. We’ve love to draw and color. And we love all kinds of supplies. Like all creative, we have our favorite types and brands. But when buying gifts for other it can be difficult to know just which kind of supplies are best for each individual. There are so many different brands, styles and uses for colored pencils, markers and other coloring or drawing materials that the preference is entirely unique to the artist. We have created a list to of 5 great gifts to get you started!



Coloring Kit Bag

Just Don’t Send Flowers, creates some wonderful unique gift kits. This cute gift package includes a tote bag, a large assortment of coloring supplies, and soothing images to create a relaxing gift.


Sketchbox Subscription

Giving a gift that keeps coming each month would make any person excited. So gifting an art box subscription sounds ideal. Every month, they deliver 5-6 premium art supplies (often times full kits) right to a doorstep along with a unique piece of art. Plus they feature a new artist every month to help inspire creativity.


2017 Desk Calendar –

The perfect addition to a colorists desk. This 5×5 calendar gives a new page to color each day of the year.


Colorful hand painted mugs –

The Vitraaze Etsy shop has so many beautiful hand painted mugs that are sure to delight the creative colorist. The artists offers to customize the mugs too, making the perfect personalized one of a kind gift.


Electric Pencil Sharpener

A pencil sharpener that automatically idles once the pencil tip has been shaped within specific length. So no need to worry about the tips ruining artwork!


What about you – do you have any creative gift ideas for the colorists in your life?  Let us know in the comments below.

As always, have fun and keep coloring!

The CLS Creative Team.