Watch the video below and learn the basics of coloring both faceted and smooth gems, while I demonstrate using Derwent Coloursoft colored pencils,  with explanations, demonstrations and animations.  Then I show you several tips and trips to make the photo in your picture frame fit perfect and use packing tape to make your picture shine in the frame. I even do a brief product review of the Derwent Couloursoft pencils.
There are links at the bottom of the page to download the illustration as well as an Amazon  link for you to support out ministry by purchasing your own set of Couloursoft pencils or any other purchase you make from after clicking through the link below, at no additional cost to you.

Learn the basics of coloring faceted gems with colored pencils.


Learn the basics of of coloring smooth gems with colored pencils.


See how to make photos in frame look like there is glass on the frame.

Click on illustration below to download free printable of your choice, for personal use only, and enjoy the tutorial.

Click to go to the CBJ Amazon Store Front to suport our ministry without any additional cost to you.

If you are interested in ordering from, please click on any of these ads to be directed to their site. Any purchases, while there, will give us a 5% bonus, at no extra cost to you. This will help fund the CBJ ministry here on the web. Thanks ~ Susan