Following are links to a few of my personal favorite Bible art journaling supplies. Be sure to check out the list of resources below the supplies for links to YouTube tutorials and helpful websites.
Art journaling Bibles typically have a wide outer margin. The one I use is the ESV Single Column Journaling Bible (Black), which has 2″ ruled margins for writing. The Inspire Bible NLT: The Bible for Creative Journaling includes illustrations throughout if you want to start out slowly with coloring or embellishing without drawing yourself. For the ultimate in Bible journaling white space, check out the ESV Journaling Bible, Interleaved Edition. This Bible includes a full blank page on every other page of the Bible, making it so that you don’t ever need to draw or paint over any of the Bible text if you don’t want to!
Art Supplies (Misc)
- Washi Tape
- Acrylic Paint
- Calligraphy pens
These are all great tools to use to embellish your pages. Obviously, you can also order any of these from Amazon, but you’re likely to save money by finding them locally.
I love using watercolors—either by themselves or along with acrylic paint—on my Bible pages. These are the ones that I’ve invested in: