Learning Copics with MarkerPOP! Lesson 11 Easy Faux Watercolor Background Tutorial

Hey everyone! Today, I have an easy faux watercolor background tutorial to share with you. And when I say easy, I mean EASY.

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The only important thing you have to remember about this lesson is that the background coloring has to be done FIRST. If you color your main image before doing the background, you will mess up your main image. Just keep that in mind when doing this technique.


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Supplies Used:
The Greeting Farm Rubber Stamp – Birthday Anya 3
Echo Park Paper Pad – We Are Family 6 x 6
Copic Various Ink Refill 0-V Colorless Blender
Ranger Inkssentials Mini Misters Spray Bottle (Package of 3)
Copics: BG53, BG57
X-Press IT Blending Card Paper Bright White 8.5” x 11” 25 Sheets
Memento Full Size Dye Ink Pad – Tuxedo Black

Got a favorite background technique? Let me know which one is your fave in the comments section below! I’m always interested in learning of other neat techniques.

 





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Learning Copics with MarkerPOP 10 – Jazz It Up!

Hey everyone! Today’s lesson isn’t actually a coloring lesson.

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This is a lesson on how to jazz up your images once you’ve colored them. Sometimes plain Copic images just aren’t enough and you may want to kick it up a notch by adding something special to your images. Well in this video I cover a lot of different ways that you can add a little something extra to your image.


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Supplies Mentioned/Used:
The Greeting Farm Rubber Stamp – Birthday Anya II
The Greeting Farm Rubber Stamp – Birthday Anya 3
Sheer Shimmer Spritz
Glimmer Mists
Wink of Stella
At You Spicas
Tim Holtz Adirondack Alcohol Ink Applicator Stamp Handle w/ Felt
Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool 1″ Round Replacement Foams
Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad – Salty Ocean

What is your favorite way to jazz up your Copic creations? Let us know in the comments section below!

Thanks so much for stopping by and have a lovely day!





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Learning Copics with MarkerPOP! Lesson 9 – Easy Backgrounds

Hey everyone! I’ve got another Learning Copics with MarkerPOP! lesson for you.

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Today we are talking about creating easy backgrounds to give your image a bit more dimension. I am sharing three super simple ways to add some dimension to your image. These techniques just give your image a bit of a finishing touch & makes the image pop off the page a little bit more. I encourage you to test out these simple techniques as a starting point for creating backgrounds.

 


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Supplies Used:
Copics: C0, C1, and C3
The Greeting Farm Rubber Stamp – Guitar Ian
X-Press IT Blending Card Paper Bright White 8.5” x 11” 25 Sheets
Memento Full Size Dye Ink Pad – Tuxedo Black

 

And that’s all for today. I hope that this tutorial gives you some inspiration! Have a lovely day!!

Valerie





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