Copic Marker Leaks: What causes surprise ink explosions? (and how to prevent them)

Copic Marker Leaks: What causes surprise ink explosions? (and how to prevent them)

My Copic Marker exploded!

You’re coloring with a Copic and life is wonderful. Then suddenly ink starts oozing out the end of your marker and all over your project. Join Amy for a look at how and why Copic Markers suddenly leak ink. How can you prevent ink floods from damaging your next coloring project?

Vanilla Undercover: Underpainting with Copic Markers for Beautiful Realism - Cool Watermelon

Vanilla Undercover: Underpainting with Copic Markers for Beautiful Realism - Cool Watermelon

Add dimension and realism by underpainting with Copic Markers! Use B32 underneath your R (Red) blending combinations to create the light red depth you just can’t get by only layering your Red’s. | VanillaArts.com | #copicmarker #realisticcoloring #underpainting

Colored Pencil: 6 Easy Tips- Improve your Grip for Better Coloring

Colored Pencil: 6 Easy Tips- Improve your Grip for Better Coloring

Want to improve your colored pencil coloring?

Ok, so you’ve tried a few colored pencil projects and you can’t quite seem to get the hang of it. It looked so simple, it’s a pencil after all. So you buy some of that magic solvent stuff and blend the heck out of your project with a paper stumpy thing. But that just makes a slightly greasy smear and it’s paler than the original. So instead, you try…

Sketch Journals: Improve your Copic Marker Coloring by taking beautiful class notes

Sketch Journals: Improve your Copic Marker Coloring by taking beautiful class notes

Confession time!

Do you dream of making cool art journals and sketchbooks with ink pens, Copic Markers, colored pencils, or whatever medium sparks your creative neurons today? Yep. Me too. Because sketching and journaling are so darned important, I’m bringing in an expert…