You should pick soft triquetrous pencils for a small kid. It is sufficient to have a set of six basic colors. When coloring, try pronouncing the name of each color, this helps the baby to remember them.

Children can start coloring the picture at 1.5 years. For this age there are special coloring books that the child will paint without using brushes or pencils, but his own hands. You can find finger paint palettes on the market. Such colorings have got very simple and clear pictures to your child: ball, pinwheel, pear, apple ...

Little Red Hen Coloring Pages