A marker sketch by Michele Leonello (see the tutorial)
The first edition of the Copic Day will take place at the Politecnico di Milano University on next Wednesday 19 May 2010 (Aula CT43) at 2.30 PM.
The event will include a presentation of the markers manufactured by the Japanese company Copic as well as a workshop on the marker rendering specific techniques.
Copic Day 2010 will be presented and directed by transportation designer Michele Leonello, a former designer at Centro Stile Alfa Romeo and a member of the teaching staff at the Politecnico di Milano University.
As he explains, the goal of this event is to teach design students from faculties such as architecture, industrial design and fashion design, the basic techniques involved in the use of markers: the use of traditional media still represent an important step in the development process of new products, even if this era of digital technologies.
(Source: Copic Day 2010)