Introduction to Copic Markers with Hanna Kingsley

image003Instructor Hanna Kingsley offers “Introduction to Copic Markers”, a fun course where students learn the basics of this fascinating medium. Available in 358 colors, Copics are an environmentally friendly alcohol based marker that can last a lifetime. Students learn the four different types of markers; original, sketch, ciao, and wide. The instructor guides students through a variety of techniques including 3-color blending and how to use the colorless blender and the airbrush system for amazing effects.

“Introduction to Copic Markers” is a one day workshop on Wednesday, July 10 from 1 to 4 pm. The class is open to ages 12 and up. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for non-members and there is a $15 additional fee for materials payable to the instructor on the first day of class. Registered students will receive a materials list. The deadline for registration is
July 3.

Hanna Kingsley is a Certified Copic Marker designer and instructor. She was a recipient of the 2011 Arts Council scholarship award and studies art therapy at Chesapeake College. In the fall she will attend the Delaware College of Art and Design. She is a regular visitor to the annual KatSuCon fan convention for Anime, manga and Japanese culture enthusiasts which is held in Washington D.C.

Centre for the Arts classes are designed to renew existing artistic interests and develop new skills. The Centre is located at 206 South Commerce Street, Centreville, Maryland. Summer office hours are June through August, Tuesday through Friday from 9 am to 1 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm. To register for classes or for information, call 410-758-2520 or visit The Centre receives support through a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council.

The Queen Anne’s County Arts Council, Inc., is a non-profit organization committed to promoting, expanding and sustaining the arts. We connect artists to audiences and the community to the arts.