Learn to simplify architecture in this art class preview with artist Cola Collet (@cola_collet). She will show you how to start with a pencil sketch, continue with a fineliner, then colour it with alcohol markers. In addition, you’ll learn some white pen tricks for contrast and shadows and how to use a colourless blending marker.

Topics Covered:

  • Starting with a pencil sketch
  • Inking with fineliners
  • Adding a light wash with alcohol markers
  • Layering alcohol markers light to dark
  • Using a blending marker
  • Choosing the best paper for alcohol markers 
  • Selecting colours for shadows 

Live Demo reference image

 In the Mini Workshop art class, Cola will teach:

  • Achieving vibrancy in urban sketches
  • Mixing colours
  • Using warm and cool shades
  • Fixing mistakes with colourless blender

Enrol in Cola's Mini Workshop (Enrol in our US$6.00 Mini Workshops)

    Enrol in Cola's Mini Workshop (Enrol in our US$6.00 Mini Workshops)

    Etchr Products mentioned:

    Jackson's Art Products mentioned:

    Other materials:

    • Transotype paper for alcohol-based markers
    • Pencil
    • Copic Alcohol-Based Markers - B91

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    - Etchr Studio Team


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