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Check out our new sketching video by founder Marouane Bembli. In this video, he'll walk you through one technique you can use in your sketches to make them "pop". Sometimes sketches and rendering can end up looking flat and dull. That's what we are going to work on fixing in this video.Markers from BornToSketch.com, order your set here!

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Having a good sketching line quality can make a quick 5 minute doodle look like a semi-rendering. But how do you practice it? Here are 3 exercises I do and you can do as well to really get those smooth, clean lines going.   1, “The Dot Connector” Grab a clean sheet of paper. Add a bunch of dots to the paper with a pen. Now, try to connect two dots together with a single line. I usually make a few “ghost strokes”, hovering over the paper before actually drawing the line. This will help with the aim and accuracy. Do this...

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We've been getting great questions about our markers and how they compare to established brands. We like to take the opportunity to answer it here! We only sell products we love ourselves and our customers love as well. We've used all kinds of markers from Copics to Chartpak to brands no one ever heard of before. Some are great, some are really bad.  Our Touchnew are the ones we prefer as they are very similar to Copics but no where near as expensive. It's up to you what you're looking for. If brand is important to you, go with Copics....

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Quick little video on car sketching with our markers!  Starting out with a regular BiC pen to get the lines down. Once happy with the lines, we start by adding a light shade of red to our sketch before moving on with darker shades.Get your marker set here - https://borntosketch.com/collections/markers/products/touchnew-markers-30-40-60-80-168-sets?variant=31935201614 Have fun!

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In this video, we are going to talk about how to sketch with markers. Specifically, how to keep things loose and generate ideas even if you might not know where to start. In the video, we'll be using our Touchnew markers to add some light shading to our shapes. Sometimes, one or two shades and a few strokes of the marker is all you need to give it another level of depth. Enjoy!

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