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How to colour skin with Promarkers – Tutorial video

How to colour skin with Promarkers seems to be one of the most requested tutorials, so here I break down the process I used to colour Andy Murray’s face with realistic skin tones. Read on to find out more… Don’t forget the giveaway at the end of the blog… OR watch the video TUTORIAL right […]

Drawing outlines & textures with Letraset Fineliners – Tutorial/video

Outlining with Fineliners is something you can do BEFORE you use your Promarkers and it might make your drawing a bit more dynamic! Here I share how I use them for this drawing of tennis legend, Andy Murray. There are 4 different thicknesses of Letraset Fineliner available and I tend to use the 0.1 (thinnest) and the 0.5 (middle […]

How to blend with Promarkers – Tutorial/video

Blending your Promarkers can be very satisfying but difficult, so I share some of my tips for a more successful blend. I use the exact same colour palette of 6 markers that I used last month with the ‘layered’ method and on the same paper. I did this so you can compare the finished drawings but also the […]

How to ‘layer’ colours using Promarkers: Tutorial/Video

Blending your Promarkers can be tricky, especially for a beginner, so IS there an alternative? Well, I’m a watercolourist as well as marker-user and i’d like to share the ‘layers’ method with you. Simply put, this is a way to colour with markers and create depth but without having to blend them. Read on to find […]

Promarkers: Basic colour blending, Tutorial & Video

You’ve got some Promarkers but you’re not quite sure how to ‘blend’ them? Don’t worry, read on as I share a couple of simple tips to blend your Promarkers with a bit more confidence… Read on down to the bottom for news of this month’s GIVEAWAY…:D And if you can’t wait, then watch the tutorial video […]

Aquamarkers: Watercolour Marker Basics – Tutorial/Video

So you’ve got some Aquamarkers but you’re not quite sure how to use them? This blog tutorial takes you through the basics; nothing fancy and no-frills, just the basic way to start using your Aquamarkers. I talk you through 3 simple processes to help get results from your Aquamarkers and include links to a video tutorial as […]

Colouring folds photo tutorial – Follow on from last post

Good morning all, this is a little later than expected, but please find the winner of my last Promarker giveaway over on my blog HERE along with an apology for the delay. Following on from my last Letraset post (which you can find HERE) where I demonstrated how to colour simple folds, using the guidelines already provided by […]

How to draw highlights on water with Promarkers! Tutorial/Video

So you can draw basic water but what about water with bright, shiny highlights on it? This blog tutorial is all about how you can achieve convincing highlights with a few Promarkers and a white gel pen. I talk you through a simple step-by-step process and include links to a video tutorial as well. If […]