Draw Manga Faces for Expressive Characters

Author: Hosoi Aya
Publisher: Impact
ISBN: 1440337284
Release Date: 2015-01-08
Genre: Art

Offers step-by-step instructions to learn how to copy and draw more than 800 facial expressions of cartoon characters in the Japanese comic book style known as “manga,” including school girls, heroes and villains. Original.

Manga Workshop Characters

Author: Sophie Chan
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781440340239
Release Date: 2015-11-01
Genre: Art

Create your own manga characters! The manga universe is diverse--full of cute chibis, soulful romantics, cunning villains and sassy schoolgirls. Whether you want to tell love stories, create fantasy worlds or explore the drama of everyday life, you can do it with the help of self-taught manga artist and YouTube celebrity Sophie-Chan. You'll learn to draw personality-filled characters and create unique manga stories from start to finish, even if you've never drawn manga before! Inside Manga Workshop: 30+ start-to-finish demonstrations teach you to draw women, men and children of all ages, perspectives and personality types, including classic manga schoolgirls, the boy next door, businesswomen, rock stars and gothic vampires. The Face. Using simple shapes, draw different eyes, noses and mouths to create endless expressions, from blushing surprise and happiness to full-blown tears--even cool hairstyles! The Figure. Follow easy guidelines to create proportionate characters--chibis and children, high schoolers and warriors--and place them in scenes. Plus, learn the secrets to drawing accurate hands and feet, including shoes! Color. Learn to color your manga with colored pencil, markers and digital drawing programs to reflect setting, genre, time of day and personality traits. Bonus pages show variations on facial expressions, common poses, extra outfits and how to use each in your story, plus special drawing demos, including an angel, vampire, witch, a magical cat and Chan's own characters. Includes publishing tips, words of advice and insider secrets!

Manga for the Beginner

Author: Christopher Hart
Publisher: Watson-Guptill
ISBN: 9780823008278
Release Date: 2013-06-26
Genre: Art

Got manga? Christopher Hart’s got manga, and he wants to share it with all his millions of readers—especially the beginners. With Manga for the Beginner, anyone who can hold a pencil can start drawing great manga characters right away. Using his signature step-by-step style, Hart shows how to draw the basic manga head and body, eyes, bodies, fashion, and more. Then he goes way beyond most beginner titles, exploring dynamic action poses, special effects, light and shading, perspective, popular manga types such as animals, anthros, and shoujo and shounen characters. By the end of this big book, the new artist is ready to draw dramatic story sequences full of movement and life. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Mastering Manga 3

Author: Mark Crilley
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781440340932
Release Date: 2016-08-26
Genre: Art

"All new 40 drawing lessons from the creator of Akiko"--Front cover

Pop Manga

Author: Camilla d'Errico
Publisher: Watson-Guptill
ISBN: 9780307985514
Release Date: 2013-10-08
Genre: Art

Renowned manga artist and comics creator Camilla D'Errico's beginner's guide to drawing her signature Japanese-style characters. From comics to video games to contemporary fine art, the beautiful, wide-eyed-girl look of shoujo manga has infiltrated pop culture, and no artist's work today better exemplifies this trend than Camilla D'Errico's. In her first instructional guide, D'Errico reveals techniques for creating her emotive yet playful manga characters, with lessons on drawing basic body construction, capturing action, and creating animals, chibis, and mascots. Plus, she gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at her character design process, pointers on creating their own comics, and prompts for finishing her drawings. Pop Manga is both a celebration of creativity and an indespensible guide that is sure to appeal to manga diehards and aspiring artists alike.

Basic Anatomy for the Manga Artist

Author: Christopher Hart
Publisher: Watson-Guptill
ISBN: 9780823082278
Release Date: 2011-08-31
Genre: Art

Manga Anatomy Like You've Never Seen It! You know that manga faces are different from those of regular, American-style comic book characters. But did you know that manga bodies are also different? Well, they are, and Christopher Hart is here, once again, to tell you all about it in his signature accessible style. This book is loaded with clear step-by-step instructions and illustrations, anatomical charts and information, and before-and-after comparisons you won’t find anywhere else—all tailored to creating authentic Japanese-style manga. And in addition to the breakdowns of the various sections of the body, you’ll also learn how all the different elements—including faces and costumes—come together to form complete characters. Basic Anatomy for the Manga Artist contains everything you need to know. No aspiring mangaka (manga artist) should be without it.

Manga Crash Course

Author: Mina Petrovic
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781440338380
Release Date: 2015-03-11
Genre: Art

Everything you need to start drawing manga! In the jam-packed pages of Manga Crash Course, popular YouTube artist Mina "Mistiqarts" Petrovic shares with you all the techniques you need to create not just manga figures and faces, but full characters and scenes. After learning the basics for drawing and coloring eyes, hands, feet and other body parts, you'll move on to facial expressions, hair and clothes--the things that will make your characters stand out from the rest. Then, you'll put what you learned to the test as you play the Character Idea Game. Roll the dice to create wacky character combinations like Scary Vampire School Girl or Noisy Winged Knight. Finally, put your characters together in full manga scenes and paneled pages to create a dynamic story. Your crash course to manga drawing begins...NOW! More than 25 step-by-step demonstrations to guide you through creating each body part of your manga characters. Over 130 lessons for facial anatomy, poses, clothing and accessories, and common hairstyles and emotions. Turn your your full-sized manga characters into chibis with easy techniques. Try the character invention game to help you create your own endless supply of unique manga characters and stories.

How to Draw Manga

Author: Andrew Harnes
Publisher:
ISBN: 1514110458
Release Date: 2015-05-27
Genre:

Step by Step, How to Draw Manga with Over 90+ Illustrations! (Seriously Scroll up and Look Inside!)Comes with A lot of Illustrations! Amazing Hidden Techniques!Comes with BONUS Normally Sold at $9.97 for FREE, Only for TODAY!Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn Inside... Materials When You're Starting Out The Fundamental Elements of Arts Do Warm-ups Before You Start Techniques on How to Draw the Face - Eyes, Mouth, Nose and Ears Drawing the Face in Different Angles How to Draw the Hair and Different Hairstyles Using the Anatomy Model in Drawing the Body - Hands, Trunk and Legs Making your Character Do Some Actions Designing your Character Clothes, Accessories and Shoes! Things Included in The Book (Scroll up and Look Inside!) Over 90+ Colorful Drawings Hand Held Step by Step Instructions with ILLUSTRATIONS! Extra Bonuses Included in the Book!

Manga Fashion Bible

Author: Christopher Hart
Publisher: Chris Hart Books
ISBN: 1942021623
Release Date: 2016-11-01
Genre: Cartooning

Packed with tutorials and enticing projects, this stylish compilation from bestselling author Christopher Hart demystifies the entire process of drawing manga s irresistibly edgy fashions. From classic outfits to new Tokyo trends, hairstyles to figures and poses, Chris explores this popular Japanese genre in depth: mixing and matching outfits, creating complementary color schemes, drawing patterns on fabric, and more. A troubleshooting guide helps beginners solve common problems."

Beginner s Guide to Creating Manga Art

Author: Steven Cummings
Publisher: 3Dtotal Pub
ISBN: 0956817165
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Art

Presents a step-by-step guide to creating manga art, focusing on coloring, drawing, and designing characters using traditional and digital methods.

Beautiful Characters

Author: Christopher Hart
Publisher: Chris Hart Books
ISBN: 1942021844
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Art

"In this follow-up to the best-selling Master Guide to Drawing Anime, manga master Christopher Hart focuses on some of the most popular characters of Japanese anime: the dynamic and beautiful women and girls. Aspiring anime artists will learn all the ins and outs of creating these stunning heroines, schoolgirls, and other essential female characters. Basic templates make it easy to draw the head, hairstyles, clothing, body proportions, and more. Tutorials on creating scenes and multiple characters take the drawings to the next level. All of these topics and more are covered with Christopher Hart's trademark easy-to-follow steps with helpful techniques and tips"--

The Master Guide to Drawing Anime

Author: Christopher Hart
Publisher: Chris Hart Books
ISBN: 1936096862
Release Date: 2015-03-03
Genre: Art

Nothing satisfies anime artists more than creating original characters for comics and graphic novels—and bestselling author Christopher Hart helps them achieve this goal. He provides insight into the six most popular anime types, from schoolgirls and boys to vengeful bad guys and fantasy creatures, along with templates; step-by-step drawing exercises; and “menus” of head and body types, outfits, and accessories.

Shojo Wonder Manga Art School

Author: Supittha Bunyapen
Publisher: IMPACT
ISBN: 9781440320538
Release Date: 2011-07-29
Genre: Art

The world of shojo manga dares you to go all out—big eyes, colorful skin tones, spiky hair ... the works. Shojo Wonder Manga Art School shows you how to take full advantage of that freedom while bringing believability and originality to your characters. With easy-to-follow instruction, Supittha “Annie” Bunyapen (known as ecthelian on deviantART) shows you how to draw a wide range of characters including heads and figures, attitudes and expressions, clothing, and natural and dynamic poses. • Over 20 step-by-step demonstrations cover an assorted cast of colorful characters, including 5 complete scenes • Basics-and-beyond instruction on drawing heads, figures, clothing, accessories, poses, hairstyles, costumes and backgrounds • Coloring techniques for refining your illustrations and mixing markers with other media to create cool effects

Modern Cartooning

Author: Christopher Hart
Publisher: Watson-Guptill
ISBN: 9780823007158
Release Date: 2013-03-26
Genre: Art

Aimed at beginner artists interested in cartooning and at the countless fans of cartoons, animation, and comics. Not only are cartoons a form of entertainment, but they're an incredibly popular style of drawing! With a fresh and easy-to-follow approach to cartooning, Christopher Hart shows readers basic tips for creating a cast of the most hilarious, outrageous characters inspired by today's cartoons. Chock-full of tips, hints, and step-by-step illustrations, Modern Cartooning gives artists of all ages the tools they need to let their imaginations run wild.