Copic Markers are NOT Lightfast: How to preserve your coloring Projects

Copic Markers are NOT Lightfast: How to preserve your coloring Projects

Do you know that copic marker is not permanent?

Many crafters have grown quite accustomed to the term “archival”.

Lightfast, permanent, and archival products are now so standard in the paper crafting world that people automatically assume all premium products are lightfast. But that’s not true in the art world…

Improve your Copic Marker Coloring: the power of Photo references & observation

Improve your Copic Marker Coloring: the power of Photo references & observation

Realistic flowers & botanicals

Do you dream about coloring beautiful botanicals with Copic Markers or colored pencils? Are you striving to create more depth and dimension? Do you want to color with more realism?

A great coloring project starts before you ever pick up a Copic Marker or colored pencil. You must understand what you are coloring before you begin the coloring process!

Over the Top Copic Artist Retreat: San Antonio 2019

Over the Top Copic Artist Retreat: San Antonio 2019

How to take your Copic Markers over the top?

Last week I had the privilege of meeting with a group of wonderful Vanilla Arts students in San Antonio, Texas for a Copic Marker art retreat…

Repurpose: Printed Gift Tags & Cards featuring your Copic Marker Art

Repurpose: Printed Gift Tags & Cards featuring your Copic Marker Art

Professionally printed gift tags not only save time but they preserve your project long beyond the lifespan of Copic Marker ink. Copic Marker ink is not lightfast! Preserve your coloring with this fun project from Kathy, our digital project wizard! | VanillaArts.com | #copicmarker #coloredpencil #realisticcoloring