Copic Numbering System

All the Copic Alcohol markers have been created with colour codes to help you choose which colours to use together, and the coding is really simple to understand.  Firstly if you have the Copic Sketch Markers or Original Copic Markers the colour codes are found on the lids of the markers as shown above, but if you have the Copic Ciao markers the code is found on the barrel of the marker. The Continue reading..

Copic! Copic!! Copic!!!

I'm offering some regular Copic tips and techniques here on my blog so if you're starting out with Copics or just hungry for more details - make sure you regularly check out my blog and facebook pages... First lesson is an introduction to the Copic numbering system, and will be posted here on Wednesday....  "Words to the Wise Wednesday!"  please have an idea for a better name!! and post any suggestions Continue reading..

Copic Challenge

If you're a COPIC fan (and if you're not - why not!!!), then you may wish to join our current COPIC Challenge on Facebook group COPIC UK. COPIC CHALLENGE TIME again here at Copic UK.... Ok the challenge is to colour a Christmas Foliage/Flower image ie Holly/Poinsettia... It'd be nice to see a completed card but that isn't essential as the challenge is to colour an image, not create a card! The deadline Continue reading..

Nottingham Copic Certification Class

Yesterday I hosted the Copic Certification Class at the Holiday Inn in Nottingham, attended by a lovely group of 8 ladies.  The ladies left lovely comments including Val said "Learnt so much, a great day", Faye said "Really informative" and Ann said "Excellent day - very enjoyable". If you are interested in attending Copic classes with myself (UK Copic Regional Instructor) please email Continue reading..

Opal the Optimist

I'm just getting organised for the Portsmouth show on Sunday (and the popular Artstamps Newbury show next weekend (5-6 July 2014) and thought you'd like to see one of our recent creations.  The image is called Opal the Optimist and will be available at the shows, or on our website You may Continue reading..

Bristol Copic Class

The ECCP (European Copic Colouring Programme) Basic and Advanced Module classes are coming to Bristol, Somerset on Sunday 13th July 2014. The class details are available on my website at If you would like to attend or have any questions please contact me asap.  Early Continue reading..

New ECCP Classes now booking

The NEW ECCP (European Copic Colouring Programme) Classes with Wendy Kadzidlo (UK Copic Regional Instructor) are now available for booking.  Spaces are very limited so early booking is recommended. For Class Registration, questions or to request a class in your area please e-mail or call Continue reading..

Postal COPIC Club

COPICific Postal club was launched in October 2013 as a trial and has proved popular; so is returning for 2014!  Accordingly I am now planning the next quarter of Copic club activities.  So if you like the idea of having monthly inspiration delivered to your door then COPIC club is for you!  Each month you will receive a newsletter with instructions on how to colour an image.  You'll also receive Continue reading..

COPICific Spring 2014 Retreat

We are now taking bookings for our SEVENTH Copicific Retreat.  It will take place at the Milton Hill Hotel in Oxfordshire and is open to all levels of COPIC users.  It is sure to be a fun, relaxing weekend.  Limited spaces ensure everyone receives attention.  Arrive as customers but you're sure to leave as friends! Payment plan available upon request.  If you'd like more information please Continue reading..