How to colour straight hair with Flexmarkers – Tutorial/Video

Struggling to draw hair with your markers?? This blog tutorial explains how to colour simple straight hair using Flexmarkers (or you could use Promarkers instead).  I chose to draw Legolas, from ‘Lord of the Rings’, for this tutorial as he has straight blond hair and this would be easier to demonstrate. CHECK OUT THIS MONTHS FLEXMARKER ‘GIVEAWAY‘ AT […]

Manga Character Design: Modern Chinese Fashion and the Cheongsam

Hi everyone. Today I thought I would talk a little about the cheongsam. Generally modern fashion in China is very influenced by Western style. So if you want to add a little more traditional Chinese flavour to your designs, the cheongsam is the ideal garment. Not only because it is very iconically Chinese, but also […]

Tonal Value: A Comic From Start To Finish #2

Hello! Today we’ll continue on from the previous post (found here), in which I worked to find a colour palette perfect for print reproduction in both colour and black and white. With a few adjustments (darker tones for shadow colours, for B&W reproduction), the palette was ready, so this post is more about the technical […]

ProMarkers: Paper and Dimension

Here in the U.S., we just got dumped with Tons of Snow!  The groundhog may have seen its shadow, but spring isn’t here quite yet. I like to make “elements” or “embellishments,” to have on hand as I create a journal, or collage layout. ProMarkers are perfect because I can design beautiful elements quickly, and […]

Aquamarkers attempt one……

(Apologies for the piccies they are all from my phone) Good morning all, yay its nearly the weekend, what have you all got planned? Before I start: If you are looking for the winner of my last giveaway, please checkout the details on my BLOG HERE.  For today’s post I decided to get out my Aquamarkers […]

ProMarker Behind Vellum

  Dry embossing on vellum is pretty but there is no Pizzazz to the art!  Using ProMarkers to bring color to Pop through the vellum is very striking!   Easy and effortless to do.  Beginners can do the coloring book method, choosing colors to use behind the vellum.  Advanced artists might want to do some […]

How to paint a tree with 2 Aquamarkers! – Tutorial/Video

How to paint a simple tree with 2 Aquamarkers. An Aquamarker is a water-based ink marker that you can apply straight to watercolour paper and then add water to it.  This blog tutorial explains how I used just 2 colours, brushes and water to paint a simple but expressive tree picture. CHECK OUT THIS MONTHS […]

PROMARKER – SPEED COLOURING VIDEO FOR MONKEYS CLOTHES & WINGS + GIVEAWAY!!

  Hey all I recently Made this little project and I also made a speed colouring video on how I coloured his Clothes and wings, it also shows an additional colour that can really help create depth to your projects!!! Before I get started, just to let you know I have some Promarkers up for grabs! […]