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Improve Your Coloring: How to Keep Green soft & Delicate (Copic Marker, Colored Pencil)

Improve Your Coloring: How to Keep Green soft & Delicate (Copic Marker, Colored Pencil)

Do your soft greens grow into loud green Monsters?

You started out with a G0000 Copic Marker. That’s the lightest green Copic makes! That green is so pale and whispery, it’s barely there. All your colored pencils were soft and delicate too. So why does…

Holtz Perfect Colouring Paper: Is it Really Perfect for Copic Markers?

Holtz Perfect Colouring Paper: Is it Really Perfect for Copic Markers?

Is Holtz Perfect Colouring Paper really Perfect?

On any Copic Marker discussion board, you’ll see the same question asked every week:“What’s the best paper for Copic Marker blending?” Everyone has slightly different reasons for their answers and all are equally convinced that their favorite paper is the very best of the best…

Improve your Coloring: The Color You Use is Not the Color We See (Copic Marker, Colored Pencil)

Improve your Coloring: The Color You Use is Not the Color We See (Copic Marker, Colored Pencil)

Do your pale pastel colors usually end up vibrant & bold?

So, you’ve been coloring with Copic Markers, colored pencils, or you’re using watercolor of some kind. But now at the finish line, you’re beginning to see the final colors in place and they’re not quite what you expected. Your pale pink flower isn’t as soft and delicate as you envisioned…

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!