Highly recommended for beginners of comic illustrations!
Copic Sketch 24 Color Set for Manga Illustrations contains:
■ 24 colors of Copic Sketch marker:
BV0000 / BV000 / BV13 / BV20 / RV52 / R0000 / R000
R17 / R43 / YR01 / YR15 / Y000 /Y04 / Y18 / G03
BG000 / BG53 / B04 / B41 / B63 / E84 / N-2 / N-4 / N-6
■ Technique Guide
■ Original line Art for Coloring (1 sheet, printed on both sides)
Recommended for beginners who would like to purchase Copic Sketch for the first time. If you feel overwhelmed by a huge number of colors and can't figure out which colors are really necessary, this set is for you. Also the line art by Ms. Babiry is contained so that you can start the coloring experience immediately.
If you get a little creative, you can sufficiently color your artwork with 24 colors only - this is the basic concept of this set. This set includes a variety of pale colors which is an unique aspect of Copic marker. Using the techniques like gradation and blending with these colors will extend the range of expression.
■ Example of illustration colored with this set
■ Color combination samples
Ms. Babiry is a Japanese manga illustrator born in Aomori, Japan.
She is a illustrator who defies the boundary of analog/digital. This multi-talented artist is involved in a wide range of activities - she is a manga artist, an instructor at several professional schools, and she regularly appears in several magazines about illustration.
As a matter of fact, the color of Copic is not only 358 colors. The color can be increased depending on the usage, situation or combination... It means you can create almost unlimited number of colors! Although this set includes only 24 colors, still there's much you can do. These logically selected 24 colors are ideal for manga illustration. Also the balance of intensity in each color group is reasonable so it's really easy to make color gradation. This set has all the basic elements of Copic, and even the experts of Copic will make a new discovery.