Friday, October 28, 2011
Coloring Large Areas with Markers.
One question we get asked is, "What do you use to color with to get such vibrant colors?" It's
not easy to answer because many different methods are used. Some people are not ready to
invest in Copic markers and want some info. One of my favorite methods for large areas is coloring with
Tombows (others will probably work) and pulling the color out with water. I use the water barrel
brushes. Here are some simple to follow instructions:
(1) Use paper that will allow you to blend the colors. I use the paper called Shimmer that we
carry online. It actually works better than some that I've seen labled for "watercolor."
Another hint: when you looking for vibrant color, color in your area, then color over it again with the