Alcohol Marker Techniques: This eArticle looks at techniques for using alcohol inks (especially markers like Copic, Prismacolor, Spectrum Noir, etc) with stamps. We explore how to choose alcohol ink markers, look at basic stamping and coloring strategies for working with alcohol inks, and then explore how to blend and shade alcohol inks even with limited marker colors.
61 half-sized pages designed to view comfortably on your computer screen and is also printable! (pdf version. See below right.) Color photos of technique steps. 17 beautiful stamp art examples of the techniques covered. Second in the "Coloring In" series of articles on coloring stamped images with various mediums. (Free)
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