How to Blend Markers for Beginners

Learn how artist Ali LePere creates seamless color gradations with Tombow Dual Brush Pens! Learn Ali’s easy trick for blending colors to bring an inspiring message to life.


1. Create a simple outline with Tombow Dual Brush Pen N89 – Warm Gray.

2. Fill in half of your design with a dark color using light, downward strokes.

3. Using a lighter color, drag the dark ink down into the rest of the shape.

4. Keep coloring downward until the entire outline has been filled with color.

5. Repeat these steps as desired.