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One of the questions that I'm asked most frequently is which brush pens are the best for beginners. Follow the link in my profile read my reasons why these are the three best brush pens for newbies! From top to bottom: • Tombow Fudenosuke Soft Tip • Zig Clean Color • Pentel Fude Touch