Spotlight Cards: Showcase Your Advanced Copic Marker Coloring

Spotlight Cards: Showcase Your Advanced Copic Marker Coloring

Elena Cazares teaches bright cheerful images using Copic Markers and colored pencils lessons at CraftsforPaws.com. Like Vanilla Arts classes, Elena’s class projects are too large for cards. Join us for the next episode in her Spotlight series making cards from big bold projects. Spotlight Cards let your coloring take center stage rather than the fancy papers, complex layout, or purchased ephemera normally used in cardmaking…

Realistic Florals: Why Traditional Copic Marker Blending Technique Makes Fake Flowers

Realistic Florals: Why Traditional Copic Marker Blending Technique Makes Fake Flowers

Do your flowers look fake?

Do you dream of coloring realistic flowers with Copic Markers, colored pencils, or even watercolor? Do you practice— coloring lots of flower stamps and trying out new tutorials… but you never seem to get the look of a real flower? My latest video at YouTube is a free lesson on why traditional Copic blending techniques fail miserably when it comes to florals. It’s not you. It’s the technique…

Vanilla Voices: Growing from Intermediate to Advanced level coloring with Copic Markers

Vanilla Voices: Growing from Intermediate to Advanced level coloring with Copic Markers

One Class, Two Levels-

What happens when a long time Copic Marker student finally stops following the teacher? Coloring lessons can only take you so far, the real growth and the authentic artistry come when you put down the…