Achieving Mindfulness through Art: Colouring

Stream until Tue 1st Nov
First look
20 mins
Life skills
Life skills
Kelly HortonHost: Kelly Horton is an artist and illustrator from Warwickshire , England.  She is an established portrait artist and a traditional artist displaying her work in exhibitions and galleries in the UK for over 10 years. Kelly is also an illustrator of children’s books and adult colouring books. She is the owner and creator of “The Darling Collection” – which has been manufactured into diamond art paintings, polymer stamps and stationary. She is also a teacher of drawing and colouring skills and techniques, teaching students worldwide online, and you can also see Kelly on Hochanda craft TV channel , teaching colouring skills live,  to a world wide audience. 

It is so important to make time for yourself in order to achieve the most in all areas of your life.

In this class led by artist Kelly Horton, students will gain an understanding of how colouring can positively affect our minds. Colouring can help to soothe anxieties, calm emotions and promote happiness within ourselves.  Kelly will teach students some colouring techniques and give them the tools to help them on their personal mindfulness journey. 

You can download a PDF of the resources Kelly uses in this class and use this alongside the class to get the full benefit of the lesson. 

This is a great class to dedicate time to your mental health whilst also learning new skills. 

Related Classes

If you found this class useful, take a look at Kelly's Colouring Masterclass for Beginners

Safeguarding reminder:  We know that the safety of your child is of the utmost importance. This is why we use Zoom's Webinar feature to provide our live classes, where by default, your child's webcam and microphone are disabled. 

Key takeaways:
  • How colouring can create a positive mind and why this can help us
  • How you can start on your journey , what equipment do you need?
  • To learn some basic blending techniques and my own technique to create pages to be proud of (via demonstrations) 
Suitable for:

This class is suitable for all students with any variation of artistic ability.  This is a fantastic class for all students to join to bring some mindfulness to what can be a very full studying schedule. 

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
  • This class will take place online via a Zoom webinar.
  • For live classes, please arrive promptly. Students' cameras and microphones are disabled by default.
  • For on demand classes, students will be watching a recording of a previous live class.
  • Once you have signed up, you will be taken to your dashboard where you can view details of the class, and re-watch it in the future.
  • Students will be sent confirmation of the class to their email address if provided.

Choose your payment option


on a 7 day trial

Get 3 credits to use on any classes

Then it’s just £11.99 / month (Early bird)
Access 5 class credits each month
  • Choose from hundreds of classes
  • We’ll remind you before your trial ends
  • You’re never locked in, cancel anytime


Pay as you go

  • Make payment for this class only
  • Flexible learning on your terms
  • Rewatch this class at your leisure
Already have an account? Login
Please see our privacy policy here