Landscapes with Copics

Another newer class that Imagination International is currently offering is Landscapes. In this class we work from a reference photos, the photo I used of Big Sur was courtesy of instructor Lori Craig. While the course teaches you about the how and why of choosing colors,  I decided to work on values and to work … More Landscapes with Copics

Relaxing Coloring

Relaxing and coloring.  More work on a page from the Kristy Rice Painterly Days Coloring Book. Painterly Days Copic markers

Copic Hummingbird

If you have been considering learning about Copic markers, check out this image from the Intro to Coloring with Copic Markers workbook by Marianne Walker at Imagination International. I got my start with Copic markers with Marianne – she’s a hoot and the books are terrific! B02, B05, B29, RV09, RV21, YG06, N4, N1

Copic wash on Yupo

I love watercolor washes that flow from one color to the next so I decided to see if I could replicate it with Copic markers on synthetic Yupo paper.  I wanted the colors to be bright and intense so I chose colors from the Copic fluorescent family – FYG2, FB2, FV2.