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CMC Copic Challenge Group (or other alcohol markers)


CMC Copic Challenge Group (or other alcohol markers)

a fun bi-monthly challenge group to test out your Copic, ProMarker, or other Alcohol Marker skills and win prizes!!  Pencil artists welcome too!

Location: GROUPS
Members: 507
Latest Activity: on Saturday

Bi-Monthly Challenges


This is a chance for you to test out all those NEW & IMPROVED Copic, ProMarker or other alcohol marker skills you have, share with others, challenge yourself and WIN some awesome prizes!! 


Everyone is WELCOME to join this group no matter your skill level!  You do not have to take a class here at CMC to join our challenge group!  It's all about having fun with your Markers!!

Each month I or a fun Sponsor Company will host a challenge and I will pick a challenge group member on occasion to host as well so we get a good mix of ideas! The only requirement is that you USE Alcohol Markers and/or Colored Pencils!!




NEW CHALLENGE #90 will run thru April 25th!!


Your challenge this time is all about

~Anything Goes~

We want to see you use your Copics, ProMarkers, other alcohol markers or Colored Pencils!!

Color any image ANY WAY you'd like!



-Use any image you want BUT MAKE SURE YOU LINK BACK TO THE CMC CHALLENGE in your blog post!!


-Image MUST be colored with Copics, ProMarkers, other alcohol markers or Colored Pencils!

-NO more than 3 projects may be entered

UPLOAD YOUR ENTRIES to the Photo Gallery and TAG them with the word ANYAP14 so they can be seen easily!

**IF you post your project in your blog MAKE SURE TO LINK BACK TO THE CMC CHALLENGE **

Entries MUST be tagged and uploaded to the photo gallery by April 25th at 8:00 pm EST!



Our Fabulous Sponsor this challenge is :

Aurora Wings

check out their amazing images...beautiful to color with any medium!


$10 Gift Certificate to Aurora Wings


Check out the DT's FUN inspiration projects!

ENTER YOUR PROJECTS BELOW by April 25th by 8 pm EST! Thanks!



Every challenge the CMC DT chooses a guest designer from our last challenge entries to participate in the next challenge with us.



We are lucky to have a very talented Guest Designer this week!

 ALYCIA CLARK of "Happy Chick Design"

Hello, from Houston, Texas. I'm Alycia; wife, mother of three, and avid paper crafter. If I'm not on my blog (Happy Chick Designs), I can be found running, reading, or chasing my children. 


Thank you Bonnie for your super cute monster truck it! We are so happy you could join us! Make sure to check out her beautiful work on her blog too!

Mei Au of "meiaudesigns"

 You Won a $15 Gift Certificate to Paper Makeup Stamps

please email Tina at Tina Gilliland at for prize details!


Guest Designer for next challenge
email Tina at my for details!




-Apply for a spot on the NEW CMC Challenge DT!  See CMC DT TAB above for details and information!  


Color Me Creative Challenge Group


-Check out my CMC On the Road Class Locations and Info at!

ALL Past Challenge Cards (slideshows by Pat St. Martin)


Discussion Forum

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Blog Addresses! 376 Replies

I had the idea that we could each enter our blog address and become followers of each other. We all love comments and followers I thought it would be fun to have a place where we can access each other's blogs. We are such a close knit group of dear…Continue

Tags: Addresses, Blog

Started by Lisa Keifer. Last reply by michelle galloway Jan 4.

Copic Coloring Questions? 74 Replies

Got some coloring questions or problems you need help with?  Share them here so everyone can benefit from the questions and answers!  Everyone has a question, no question is dumb and they all will be answered!!!Continue

Started by Suzanne Dean. Last reply by Dorothy Edgson Oct 12, 2013.

Air Compressors for Copic Markers 6 Replies

I have a chance to get a super deal on an air compressor to do Copic airbrushing with. It is between a Paashe D500 and an Iwata Smart Jet Studio air compressor. Does anyone have any experience using either of these machine with Copic Markers?Thanks…Continue

Started by Helen Johnson. Last reply by Carlotta Vachon Nov 22, 2012.

CMC Challenge DT INFO! 9 Replies

I'm going to launch a DT for our CMC Challenge Group in March 2011.  It is a rotating DT so more people will have the opportunity to join in.  It will consist of 6 DT members for each term.  …Continue

Started by Suzanne Dean. Last reply by Aletha J. Williams Sep 29, 2012.

How to mix colors in empty markers! 18 Replies

Do you use a refill color and the colorless blender mixed to make new colors?  I bought some empty markers when Suzanne told us where to go to get them on sale.  I want to make a blue that will be light but not have aqua look.  What colors do you…Continue

Started by Linda Palmer. Last reply by Linda Palmer Apr 16, 2012.

Stamp Company/Blog Organization 22 Replies

Hello Friends!I have a question. I am trying to become more active on a few different sites and blogs. My problem has been that I can't always recall who is hosting what. For example, there was a blog hop going on this week.. um... I can't tell you…Continue

Started by Gina Marie. Last reply by Jen Leeflang Mar 10, 2012.

Comment Wall


You need to be a member of CMC Copic Challenge Group (or other alcohol markers) to add comments!

Comment by Deonna Bemish on Saturday

Wow, Thank you so much! I would love to be a future Guest designer!!!!

Comment by Melanie LaBelle on Saturday

Congrats to the winners, wonderful cards.

Welcome to our GDT Alycia, your card is adorable.

Comment by Marie Gamber on Saturday

A Big congrats to our winner and future Guest Designer!  

Also = all the cards submitted were just gorgeous!   Great job! :D    

Alycia, your card is gorgeous.  Thank you for being our current guest designer!   

Comment by Suzanne Dean on Saturday

Newest CMC Challenge "Anything Goes" is up!

Come check out the gorgeous DT projects using Stamps by AuroraWingsstamps...they are fabulous!

And our Guest Alycia Clark and winners!

Happy Spring y'all!

Comment by Marie Gamber on April 8, 2014 at 12:14am

Hi everyone!   Wow!  great cards.   Everyone must love sparkle!    

Comment by Charlene Short on April 3, 2014 at 5:06pm

We have some really nice cards so far for the sparkle challenge...there is still plenty of time to play along!

Comment by Marie Gamber on March 28, 2014 at 5:31pm

Still some time left....   not much!  Ha Ha!

Comment by Cathy Preissing on March 26, 2014 at 10:24am

Lovely work, Ladies!  I am so impressed with your entries to our "Show Me Some Skin" challenge.

Comment by Marie Gamber on March 25, 2014 at 5:12pm

We have a lot of gorgeous cards in our challenge! Wow!    What a fun challenge!  :D   Thank you Jen and thank you for your fabulous images!   

You can still post some of your wonderful coloring here!   it is always such a treat to see!   :D 

Comment by Charlene Short on March 21, 2014 at 9:07am

We have lot of cards already for the skin are going to make it hard to pick a winner!

Jen it was a pleasure to play with your cuties!


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