Registration Open 2015 Fall Copic Boot camp

Announcing Phoenix 6th annual Fall Copic Boot Camp.
Registration Open

This Copic Boot Camp will be held in a NEW location in Tempe, Arizona.  The location is about 12 minutes from the Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport.  Here is the information below.  It is a first come first serve basis and space is limited.  Please respond with an email to let me know you want to attend and I will send you the registration form.

Instructions below for reserving your spot.

Date/Time:    November 13th 9am -10pm
                      November 14th 9am -10pm
                      November 15th 9am - 7pm

Location:        Drury Inn and Suites  Phoenix Tempe  
                      1780 W. Ranch Rd.  Tempe, AZ 85283
Cost:             First time attendees $399.00 USD
                      Return Attendees – contact me

The cost of this retreat, excluding travel and hotel, is $399.00. (We have a special rate with the Drury Inn and Suites and they have specials they offer with the reservation of your stay at the hotel such as, free drinks and food, more info to follow). Hotel cost per night is $104.00 plus tax.

For returning attendees please contact me for your retreat discount.

For this price you receive:

29 plus hours of organized classes filled with the best Copic techniques
Your very own 50-page workbook, plus work sheets to color (completed by you) 
Evening times with teacher’s assistance if needed, as well as bonus projects to add to your book
3 catered lunches (if staying at the hotel you have option of free hot breakfast, afternoon drinks, and free evening *kickback (soup, salad and more))
Plus lots of gifts and prizes!  

These classes are perfect for the beginner as well as the experienced.  There is always information to be gained, plus the experience of a fun, VERY full weekend of wonderful people with whom to share your coloring passion!  This is BOOT CAMP and you will get the whole experience of being in a boot camp!  We learn and play hard! The retreat room will open at 830 am on November 13th.  Intro and classes will begin at 9am.  If you have already attended before you can come in at noon during the lunch break and skip the Intro to Copics portion.   Dinner will be about 6 pm, followed by more class time until about 10pm. Saturday the 14th will be action-packed with technique classes, challenges, games.  Breakfast is supplied through the hotel if staying onsite, catered lunch will be provided.  Dinner will be on your own.   Sunday the 15th, after breakfast, we’ll have another full day of classes and techniques, prizes and fun. We will break for lunch (provided) at about 1pm and end the retreat at about 7pm. Participation in all classes is optional, so you can head out, at any time to enjoy some local attractions.  

For those shoppers - Ikea is across the street and there are a few large chain craft stores in the area for all your spare time (better plan an extra day).  Hotel has and indoor/outdoor pool and Jacuzzi/spa. 

What you will learn during these classes:

   Copic Basics – Markers, Paper and ink
   Playing with Various Copic refills
*   Backgrounds
   Over 5 blending and coloring techniques
   Light source and shading
   Hair, Eyes and Skin
   Wood and Metal
   Sky and Water
   Snow and Transparent
   Blue Jeans
   Pleats and Folds
   Leaves and Grass
   Make it shine
   Water drops and dew drops
   No Line stamping
   Bonus Classes:  Water coloring with Copics, using Glossy Cardstock, and playing with Airbrushing and more

 **Copic Refill Stations will be available on site and small store with goodies to purchase.

More hotel details will follow with a link to reserve your room.  Rooms have been blocked from Thursday November 12th – 16th for the convenience of those traveling from out of town.

This FULL weekend retreat is available for about 40 attendees and we’ll have a waiting list in case of cancellations. We are over 1/2 full.  Spots fill quickly.  So reserve your seat now.

Down and Dirty Details for reserving your spot!!! 

(1) Email me at to let me know you PLAN to attend. If you do not receive a response within 24 hours from me, then please email again to sometimes emails get lost! I’ll then send you an application form to complete. 
(2) Send a $100 non-refundable deposit to reserve your spot at the retreat.  All payments must be completed by October 25th (unless arrangements have been made).
I can’t wait to see you in Sunny Arizona!

Jennifer Dove
*Art and Design Instructor for Imagination International
*Copic Certified Standard/Intermediate Designer since 2010

*Author of Copic Techniques Build-A-Book


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