Marker Sketching Essentials: Learn to color with markers

Marouane Bembli, Design Professional & Online Teacher

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8 Videos (35m)
    • Intro - Welcome!

    • The difference between using pencil and pens with markers

    • Outlining simple geometries and adding a light source

    • Coloring a cylinder with markers

    • Coloring a cube with markers

    • Once finished with the markers, let's sharpen it up with the BiC pen

    • Let's add some shine with highlights and white ink

    • Final recap & class assignment!


About This Class

Hi and welcome to my course where you will learn how to get started with marker sketching. 

My name is Marouane Bembli, I'm an industrial designer and online teacher.

This course focuses on shading and coloring with markers. It's for anyone interested in getting started with markers or maybe you've been sketching for a while and want to polish up your basic marker skills.

I'm excited to have you here! Now let's dive in and let me show you how fun and relaxing it can be to sketch with markers.

Thank you,


43 of 46 students recommendSee All

I learned a lot about basic shading. Thank you!
Thehobbypanda Hobby addict

Crafting is life

I've been buying Copic markers but had no idea how to shade with them. After watching this video, I now know how to shade.
Brenda Reeves

Artist and Writer

A nice into to marker drawing!





Marouane Bembli

Design Professional & Online Teacher

Marouane is an industrial designer and online teacher from Stockholm, Sweden currently living in the sunshine state of Florida. He has a great for design and especially the art of design sketching. 

You could say he's a wannabe surfer and backpacker (34 countries and counting) who can't help but sketch whenever he picks up a pen. He's worked as an industrial designer, concept artist, illustrator and online teacher for over 10 years which sometimes makes him feel old.

He has a master degree in automotive design and a bachelors degree in industrial design.

Some of his designs have been featured online and in numerous magazines such as Auto Motor & Sport, Auto Express, Car Magazine, Top Speed and Car Scoop.

Marouane is currently living in South Florida where he used to helps design students and professionals develop their sketching skills online through video tutorials and on Instagram @thesketchmokey