Marker Workshop: A Daily Practice
Beginner | 3 hours 26 min
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Easy to acquire and simple to use, fine-point markers are a wonderfully accessible tool. Illustrator Sasha Prood loves their bold colors and ability to make intricate patterns, and she shares her patient enthusiasm in this daily practice class. She walks you through swatching, making patterns, and building compositions, all while emphasizing experimentation and play. Finally, take your doodling to the next level by learning strategies for sketching a subject before inking your art
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Fine-tipped markers including some in a range of widths, alcohol and/or water based. Sasha uses Stabilo 88 and 68 and Pentel Color Pen Fine Point, but you can use whatever markers you have on hand
  • Colorless blending markers - alcohol and/or water-based to match your marker selection
  • Drawing paper
  • Graphite pencils - Sasha likes mechanical pencils
  • Kneaded and standard erasers
  • Ruler
  • Micron 005 for labeling color charts
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Learn how to:
  • Create a color chart to test all of your markers
  • Make fundamental marks like hatching and cross-hatching, contouring, scribbling, and stippling
  • Play with different patterns like flowing vs broken, and ragged vs looped
  • Create gradients and contrasts with all of your patterns and colors
  • Draw small compositions as you explore each new skill
  • Research your subject and prepare a sketch before inking your final art

What you'll get:
  • Instructions on how to work with markers to make marks, patterns, and compositions
  • 31 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list and pattern PDF 
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Sasha Prood
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
87 users recommended this class to a friend
Yvonne Ramsey
Brilliant class and excellent teacher. Thank you!
November 30
Rachel Cornale
Fantastic! Learned so much. Such a talented artist, and thanks for sharing your wealth of knowledge!
September 10, 2022
Jenn N
I think the instructor had some good information but I found myself bored and I guess it's just not for me.
More than 3 months ago