Welcome back to the MFT Academy. Michele is returning as our Guest Professor and today she’ll be showing you how to color hair with Copic Markers. She’s working with a series of images, so she’ll have lots of tips and tricks to share with you.
- Pure Innocence Freckles
- Doodle Garden Hunny Bunny and Far Out
- X-Press It Blending Card Stock
- Memento Ink: Tuxedo Black
- Copic Markers (Y21, E31, E35, E39, E13, E15, E18)
Coloring Simple Hair – Pure Innocence Freckles
You can see a quick video of these techniques in action HERE, or simply click play below:
Here are some other recommended color combinations for simple hair.
Coloring More Detailed Hair – Doodle Garden Hunny Bunny
Let’s move onto a more detailed image. The principles here are the same, however you have more space to work with. In the following photo, I’ve drawn arrows to indicate the direction of the marker strokes. Since this hair is straight, all the strokes will be straight up or straight down.