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…

Copic Marker blending problems? Refill your markers for instant improvement!

Copic Marker blending problems? Refill your markers for instant improvement!

Do you rub and scrub and work really hard to make the blend smooth and it just doesn’t work? Are you beginning to think that you’ll never blend well?

Hmmmm…

Can I ask you a question?

Artistic Coloring: How to color shade with realism (copic Marker & colored pencil)

Artistic Coloring: How to color shade with realism (copic Marker & colored pencil)

Do you struggle with shade?

Fans of Copic Markers and colored pencils love to talk about the joys of shading. But I'll bet you're not very confident about shading without help from a sample project or a tutorial. You probably feel safest when there's someone telling you where the shade goes.

Right?

"Where should I add shade?" is the number one hang-up for colorers at all levels.

Yes, even…

The Danger of Step-by-Step Coloring Tutorials

The Danger of Step-by-Step Coloring Tutorials

Hooray! It's Blogday!

Ever notice how we look forward to certain days of the week when our favorite internetters post new content?

That's Blogday.

Time to check in with all your favorite Copic Marker bloggers. Time to scour the colored pencil channels on YouTube! And don't forget about all the coloring groups on Facebook!

But wait. Hold on a second.

Want to know why you've been coloring for years and yet…