With two well-know instructors leading the way, Copic Coloring Guide, is the go-to resource for informative and educated information for crafters of all skill levels. Whether the individual is an experienced Copic coloring artist looking to expand her skills or is one who is just learning about the various coloring techniques, the material included in this publication will serve as a valuable resource. From the introductory explanation about Copic markers and their unique color-coding system, to tips and suggestions on the most compatible inks and papers to use, to step-by-step tutorials on the most popular coloring techniques, our coloring experts present useful and helpful information in an easy-to-follow format. Also included are a variety of eye-catching card designs divided into three chapters based on skill level to inspire enthusiastic card makers. Whether beginner, intermediate or advanced, coloring artists are sure to enjoy the information and projects included in Copic Coloring Guide.
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Colleen Schaan is a Regional Copic Certification Instructor and team member of the Fine Art Education program for the South/East coast and travels extensively across the nation for workshops, demos, and trade shows. She holds English and secondary education degrees from Wartburg College and taught English at the middle school, high school and college level for 12 years before retiring to focus on a career in creative arts. She currently resides in Atlanta, Ga. with her husband and three fur babies. Marianne Walker is the Product Director for Imagination International Inc., where she develops product publications and certification manuals. She also travels throughout the United States teaching drawing and coloring classes at trade shows, stores and art schools. She graduated from the University of Oregon with a BFA in Multimedia Design and a Minor in Journalism/Advertising. She currently resides in Springfield, Ore. with her husband and two children.
This book includes: * Specific details about the various Copic marker styles. * Clear explanation of the Copic Numbering System and advice about picking great blending groups. * Suggestions and tips for finding the most compatible inks and papers for working with Copic markers and helpful hints for working with digital images. * Informative technique tutorials presented by Copic Regional Certification Instructor, Colleen Schaan and Product Specialist Marianne Walker * Each technique is demonstrated with step-by-step photography to show the progression of colors as they are added to the image. * Tips and troubleshooting to identify common mistakes and how to avoid or correct them. * Beautiful sample projects created using current and popular card-making products. * Each project includes detailed coloring instructions so consumers can recreate them easily.