Tutorial: How to colour a glowing star background (Colour with Claire)


In this video, the amazing Colour With Claire teaches us how to achieve a glowing star background with Prismacolor pencils.

The page featured in her video is July’s exclusive download for members of the Creative Happy Life Club, and I was humbled that she chose to emulate the colour palette I used for my digitally coloured version that I created using the Procreate app on my iPad.


Video tutorial: How to colour a glowing star background

Watch this super simple tutorial to find out how you can achieve the gorgeous glowing star background on your colouring pages. Claire has used Prismacolor pencils (my fave), alongside a white Posca pen / white gel pen. You really don’t need much to achieve this stunning result!

Want to give it a go using the Sailor Girl Pinup page shown in the video? Get this colouring page, plus many others when you join the Creative Happy Life Club!

Here are our digital vs. pencil versions side-by-side, and I think you can agree that Claire has absolutely nailed it!