What Copic colors should I start with?

I recommend the Cool Gray range as a starting point, although you may want to also explore the four families of grayscale Copics. As they are all closely related tones, you can focus on using pens with different levels of saturation. To make the most of your two pen purchase, you want them one or two tones apart.

How many Copic sketch colors are there?

358 colors
Copic Sketch: our global bestseller with an oval ergonomic design and color coded caps, comes with the flexible super brush nib and a medium broad nib. Available in 358 colors and is the preferred choice among many creative professionals in design, illustration and Manga.

What colors are in Copic set B?

Colors included

  • BV00. Mauve Shadow.
  • BV04. Blue Berry.
  • BV23. Grayish Lavender.
  • BV31. Pale Lavender.
  • V12. Pale Lilac.
  • V15. Mallow.
  • V17. Amethyst.
  • RV06. Cerise.

Which Copic markers for skin tones?

The E00 and E000 are the colors mostly used. Medium Skin – I use E13, E11, E00 and E000. The colors used most are E11 and E00. Dark Skin – E25, E13, E11 and E00.

Are Copic markers good for beginners?

The Copic Ciao markers come in 180 colors. These are a great marker choice for beginners and are an economical way to see if you like using Copics.

Will Copic make new colors?

The pens are refillable (we will look at inks later). The marker is twin nibbed with a Medium Broad nib and Super Brush nib. Copic Colours are the same no matter which collection you buy, and the same color system is used. New colors will only be released in Copic Sketch.

What’s the difference between Copic Sketch and Copic Ciao?

Copics are great markers for coloring. The two main types of Copic markers are the Sketch and the Ciao. Sketch is the top-of-the-line option; they are more expensive, but come in every color that Copic offers. Ciao is a cheaper option, but only comes in about half as many colors.

How many Copic Sketch markers are there?

There are 358 Copic markers. Copic markers come in 358 different colors across four different types of Copic marker: Sketch, Ciao, Classic, and Wide. Only the Copic Sketch is available in every single color.

Which set of Copic markers?


  • Copic Sketch 24 color set for manga illustrations There are 2 different Copic sketch sets of 24 colors.
  • Copic Sketch 36 color set There is only one set of 36 colors and it’s aimed at designers.
  • What are Copic markers?

    Copic Markers are alcohol-based markers. Despite being pricey, they are really popular with professional artists, and are also being used in the card-making world, to color in stamps, or to be used for mixed media.

    Are Copic markers?

    Copic Markers are used by professionals for graphic design, architecture, papercraft, fine art, doodling, journaling, illustration, manga & so much more. They are often considered to be the world’s best alcohol markers, and they are a popular choice for adult coloring books!