Congratulations on stepping into this advanced class!
Get out your goggles! Ok not really. But get out your markers, we’re heading out for an underwater adventure!
Sharpen up those pencils and get ready!
Thanks for taking this class and helping raise money to save these animals and their environments! 🙂
Paint up some pretty skies and add your favorite scene below!
Blue skies, smiling at me……..Click on each lesson below, and once “complete,” move on to the next lesson. You can always come back and review lessons anytime!
I’m praying for you as you work through these lessons…may the Lord meet you in the midst!
The “human rainbow” is a celebration of the diversity of ethnicities – and an initiative begun by instructor Sandy Allnock to encourage people to go beyond typical coloring of the artist’s own skin and hair color. YouTube videos show some light diving into coloring with diversity in mind, and it’s high time we had a class giving more detailed information and instruction!
Prerequisite: Copic Jumpstart Class or equivalent experience
In this class, there are 10 lessons; most will be “zooming in” on a particular section of the main class image, a woman carrying two bags.
- Medium skin, short wavy hair
- Caucasian skin, long braided haiar
- Pale skin, short straight hair
- African skin, natural African hair
- Scarves, shirt, and sweater
- Purse and skirts
- Pants and shoes
- Copic bag and markers
- Complete figure 1
- Complete figure 2
Pencils…sharp! Sketchbooks….open! Let’s do this!
Turn on some holiday music and sing along as you color!
This class might make you want a sweater….let’s get busy coloring!
You can almost hear the crunching of the leaves…..these techniques will be great for both fine art pieces and backgrounds for cards! Remember you can change out colors to make …
Beautiful backgrounds can make easy and lovely cards!
Let’s paint some beautiful flowers with simple strokes!
Turn on some inspiring music while painting lovely landscapes….
Print out the hex grid and the handouts – let’s get busy coloring!
Learn beginning watercolor by studying some basics – mixing red, yellow, and blue to create the colors you need! Paint fruits using a simple transfer technique; no drawing experience required.
Whether you’re new to Copic markers or have years of experience under your belt, this class will help you understand how to choose markers – and how to use them! Everything from basic blending techniques to shading and color theory will inspire your Copic art in this class. Many downloadable handouts will help you test and practice your blending and color combinations, and you’ll use these swatch sheets for years to come.
I’ll be praying for you as you view the lessons – may God bless you and inspire you to choose a medium to start with, but even more: that He …