Jenn Dove’s Boot Camp

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Jenn Dove’s Boot Camp – Arizona
Instructed by Jennifer Dove

Tempe, Arizona  




November 9th – 12th 2023
January 11th – 14th 2024


New Attendees $550.00 USD
Return Attendees $485.00 USD
Who May Attend
Anyone with a love for Alcohol Markers.  I will be using both the OLO Marker as well as Copic marker. This event is designed for both beginners and advanced and everyone in-between.
What to Expect
Four amazing, fun-filled days with very organized classes, learning techniques, meeting new and rekindling old friendships, games, prizes and so much more.
Four full days (over 28 total hours) of going through the basics of markers as well as learning and practicing all the different blending methods.  Even if you find that you are experienced, this day is a great refresher.  This allows all of us to be on the same page.  This organized technique-filled class covers it all.  Here are some of the things we cover:
  • Learning the color structure
  • How to choose the best color combinations
  • Choosing paper and ink for coloring
  • Differences between markers
  • Important products used with alcohol ink coloring
  • Best ways to use the Blender marker and Colorless Blender Solution
  • Texturing
  • Refilling markers
  • Many different blending techniques:
  • Flick blending
  • Texture blending
  • Basic blending
  • Monochromatic
  • Light Source
  • Cast and Drop Shadows
  • Eyes
  • Hair
  • Skin/Faces
  • Creative Color Placement
  • Fur
  • Metal
  • Pottery
  • Snow
  • Transparent
  • Pleats and Folds
  • Clothing
  • Grass and Leaves
  • Sky/Clouds
  • Backgrounds
  • No Line coloring
  • “Water Coloring” with Alcohol markers
  • Shine
  • Water Drops
  • Water
  • Ground Covers
What You Will Receive
  1. Your very own workbook, plus tons of work sheets to color
  2. Over 28 hours of organized lessons
  3. If staying at the hotel, you have option of free hot breakfast, afternoon drinks, and free evening *kickback (soup, salad and more))
  4. Raffles, Gifts and Prizes galore from sponsors!
  5. On site shopping
  6. OLO Marker cartridges and Copic Marker refill station available for a small fee
  7. Excellent lighting, large visual screen and audio setup for ease of hearing and seeing in a large setting
  8. A lifetime of memories from this experienceAll the classes are perfect for the beginner as well as the advanced.  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 Jenn Dove’s BOOT CAMP, and you will get the whole experience of being in a boot camp!

Space is limited, first come first serve. Spots fill up quickly so make sure you do not hesitate to reserve your seat for this special event.

November 9 – 12 2023
Thursday – Saturday 9am – 830pm
Sunday 9am – 6pm (or later)
ARRIVE 8th and depart 13th for full experience
January 11th – 14th 2024
Thursday – Saturday 9am – 830pm
Sunday 9am – 6pm (or later)
ARRIVE 10th and depart 15th for full experience
Drury Inn and Suites –Tempe, Arizona
1780 W Ranch Rd.  Tempe, AZ 85284
New Attendees $550.00 USD
Return Attendees $485.00 USD
The cost of this event excludes hotel and travel expenses.  When staying at the hotel, all breakfast/dinners are included in the hotel cost.
  • Deposit of $150.00 required up-front to secure your seat. Deposit is NON-REFUNDABLE due to the requirements and contract from the hotel.
  • Deposit must be placed within 24 hours of registration.
  • Remaining balance paid in 4 easy installments at the beginning of each month (reminder will be posted on the private facebook group).  Feel free to pay in full.
  • All balance needs to be paid prior to September 1st, 2023 for the November 2023 event, and by November 15th, 2023 for the January 2024 event
 If you have any questions you can email
The fine print…yes, everything usually has some.

I, Jennifer Dove, reserve the right to cancel this event if there is cause, giving full refund to all registered attendees.

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations made before July 31st will receive a refund of the amount paid, less the $150 non-refundable deposit.  No refunds after October 1st, 2023.  A full transfer may be considered.  Every case will be reviewed individually.

Hotel Information

We have a special rate with the Drury Inn and Suites of $125.00 King – 135.00 Double Queen per night plus tax (and 155.00 for suite).  This price includes hotel provided breakfast, dinner and kickback drinks.   A reservation with group rate link will be provided in the private Facebook group once opened up.  Hotel reservations can be made online, or by calling the hotel directly.

Hotel is located about 12 minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in Tempe Arizona.  Travel to the hotel can easily be acquired through Airport Transportation, Uber, Lyft or Taxi.  Cost ranging about $30.00 depending on choice

Copic Boot Camp attendees will be asked to join our private Facebook group where we can chat and get to know one another before the events.  We will also use this group to post important information pertaining to this special event. It is important that you join this group or have a fellow attendee share pertinent information.  A link will be provided through registration.

I am looking forward to spending a fun-filled 4 days during this special event with you!
If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at
See you in Sunny Arizona!
Jennifer Dove
*Fine Art and Design Instructor for Imagination International – Past
*Copic Certified Standard/Intermediate Designer since 2010 – Current
*Stamp Designer for Whimsy Stamps
* Published Video Instructor Annie’s Attic
*Author of Copic Techniques Build-A-Book/Copic Boot Camp

TENTATIVE:  Blessing us with a little bit of relaxation during our events. Masseuse – Magic Hands Rich

We can’t forget to let you know that a masseuse will be onsite during part of the Boot camp to relax your hands and back “Magic Hands” Rich is a master of relaxation and returns every year to be a part of the event…a sign up sheet will be available in the private Facebook group closer to the event time.

20 thoughts on “Jenn Dove’s Boot Camp

  1. Jennifer, What are your dates for 2016. I would love to get my time request off at work and attend 😀
    Love your coloring! I already took your class o Annie's but would love your Boot Camp.

    Marie Gamber

  2. Zoe is such a sweetheart! You all will have a great time learning from her, I wish I could afford to join you all but maybe another time. I met her when she came to Texas!

  3. Hello Jennifer,
    A friend and I really wanted to come to the Boot camp this year but schedule just was not allowing it. Do you know when you will be doing Boot Camp next November yet?

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