Category Archives: Techniques

Painting with Copic Various Ink

Painting with Copic Various Ink

This week’s tutorial comes from Laurie Henry, a talented painter who uses Copic Various Ink refills to create beautiful works of art. Read on to learn how she does it! Get Out Your Brush and Let’s Paint with Copic Ink … Continue reading


Creating a Halloween Card with Copic & Hero Arts (Giveaway!)

Airbrushed Halloween Card

Supplies Used: Copic Airbrush System – ABS 1 Copic Sketch Markers – R08, E44, G21, Y08 Copic Various Ink – Colorless Blender Inspired Crafts Mist-It Spritzer Hero Arts Stylish Borders Stencil Hero Arts Halloween 31 Cling Stamps Hero Arts Scattering … Continue reading


Creating Fur and Feather Textures with Copic Markers

Creating Fur & Feather Textures with Copics

Comics creator Jayleen Weaver (Marker Guru) is back with another great tutorial! Read on to learn how she creates fur and feather textures with Copics: Fur and feather textures are pretty similar to create as any other textures except that they’re more organized. … Continue reading


Fly Tying with Copic

Copic Markers and Fly Tying

Copic markers and the Copic Airbrush System are becoming popular in the fly fishing world for creating beautiful, custom flies! These fantastic examples were made by the talented Kirk Dietrich. For more information on creating ties with Copic products, check out … Continue reading


Bringing Your Coloring Together Using Shadows

Shading with Copic Markers

Kristy Dalman is the talented owner/artist/designer of Some Odd Girl stamps. Today she’s sharing her technique for adding shading to an image, creating depth and tying everything together. Enjoy!


Creating Filtered Light with Copic Markers

Copic Marker Filtered Light Tutorial

Comics creator Jayleen Weaver (Marker Guru) is back with another amazing tutorial! Read on for her tips on creating filtered light with Copic markers:


Customize Copic Wide Markers

Customize Copic Wide Marker Nibs

This week’s guest tutorial is by Jackson Root, a talented illustrator and Copic fine art instructor in Southern California. Enjoy! Wide markers are great for a number of things: Filling large areas with rich, consistent color, calligraphy and lettering, applying background foundation … Continue reading


Roaring Twenties Fashion: Creating Jewels with Copic Markers

Creating jewels with Copic markers

To celebrate the release of the latest The Great Gatsby remake (now in theathers), we’ve teamed up with fashion illustrator Jennifer Hancock to bring you a series of four tutorials based on the Roaring Twenties fashion seen in the film. This week, Jennifer walks … Continue reading


Flowers & Feather Blending

Copic Feather Blending Tutorial by Sharon Harnist

Copic Design Team Member Sharon Harnist is back with another fabulous flower coloring tutorial. Enjoy! Spring is definitely in bloom, so I’m excited to bring you another flower coloring tutorial – This time using a little bit different technique: Flick Feathering or … Continue reading


Shading Fluorescent Yellow

Shading with fluorescent Copic markers

Kristy Dalman is the talented owner/artist/designer of Some Odd Girl digital stamps. Today she’s sharing her technique for adding shading to fluorescent yellow Copic markers.