The Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Drawing Cartoons, Manga and Anime

Expert Techniques and Projects, Shown in More Than 2000 Illustrations

Author: Ivan Hissey,Curtis Tappenden,Tim Seelig,Yishan Li,Rik Nicol

Publisher: Anness Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780754823735

Category: Art

Page: 512

View: 2848

This dynamic book provides a detailed guide to drawing your own cartoons traditionally and digitally. It introduces a variety of drawing styles, from different expressions and faces and anthropomorphizing animals to creating caricatures and manga characters. Various cartooning styles and colouring techniques are also demonstrated to help you bring your own characters to life. Divided into two sections, the first, Drawing Cartoons, provides guidance on how to create characters from how to show a range of facial expressions and using different shaped heads to drawing hands, feet, shoes and clothing. It also explains the importance of viewpoint, perspective, lighting, scale, focus and mood. Concepts and methods used by professional cartoonists are also explored, with plenty of tips on scene-building, narrative development and creating environments which characters can interact. The second section, Drawing Manga is an illustrated guide to creating your own manga characters. It begins by explaining the rules of designing manga characters, such as drawing features such as eyes, noses, mouths and hair, and how to define gender, age, good or evil. The importance of backgrounds and settings are highlighted, and how to use them to create all kinds of fantasy or futuristic worlds that bring your characters to life. There are special features on genres such as shojo and shonen, and super-deformed manga characters in both hand-drawn and digital mediums, as well as on anime ? Japanese animation ? which includes an exploration of the history and latest achievements, and shows how to transform your drawings into live-action cartoons. A range of projects offer the opportunity to practice the disciplines your have learned, from portraying children, villains and mecha robots to composing a panel story, creating a sinister narrative or planning a battle scene. With over 2500 inspiring drawings and 250 step-by-step exercises and projects, this practical book is an easy-to-use guide, which will show you how to produce your own amazing cartoons.

The Practical Step-by-step Guide to Drawing Cartoons, Manga and Anime

Expert Techniques and Projects, Shown in More Than 2500 Illustrations

Author: Ivan Hissey,Curtis Tappenden,Tim Seelig,Yishan Li,Rik Nicol

Publisher: Lorenz Books

ISBN: 9780857237866

Category: Art

Page: 512

View: 8121

This detailed guide to drawing your own cartoons traditionally and digitally explains all the stages, including 250 exercises to try yourself.

How to Draw Manga

A Step-by-Step Guide with Over 750 Illustrations: Expert Techniques for Creating Your Own Manga Characters and Stories, with More Than 50 Exercises and Projects

Author: Tim Seeling,Yishan Li

Publisher: Southwater Pub

ISBN: 9781780190143

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 7776

Offers an introduction to manga and provides step-by-step instructions for drawing a variety of manga characters along with information on the origins of manga, equipment, building backgrounds, narrative, and layout.

Kids Draw Big Book of Everything Manga

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 077043472X

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 4810

All manga, all the time, all the Chris Hart way! • Bumper book of 256 manga-packed pages • Learn to draw manga, step by step • One gigantic celebration of manga mania Kids are drawn to manga like magnets, and Christopher Hart's manga books are among the hottest sellers of all books, with more than 2.5 million copies in print. Now Watson-Guptill has gathered Hart's four best-selling Kids Draw books and combined them into one giant manga book. If they're out there in the world of manga, they're in here: cute little critters, sophisticated heroes, witches and wizards, magical boys and magical girls, and everything else manga! Each character is drawn in clear step-by-steps, so young artists can easily follow along. At just 19.95 dollars, Kids Draw Big Book of Everything Manga is one big bundle of manga-drawing fun for one, low price.

How to Draw Anime

Easy Step by Step Book of Drawing Anime for Kids ( Anime Drawings, How to Draw Anime Manga, Drawing Manga)

Author: Peter Childs,Professor of Modern English Literature Peter Childs, Dr

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781530680269

Category:

Page: 44

View: 592

Easy Step by Step Book for Kids To Draw Anime Manga Cartoon Characters.The "How To Draw Anime " guide will enable your child to communicate with the outside world with visual intelligence. They will learn to express their feelings, emotions and wants more efficiently. Peter Child's " How To Draw Anime " will help your children develop important cognitive skill . They will learn to express their emotions by drawing cartoon characters of anime manga that they see in the TV . This will teach them how to become a better artist.This book in targeted towards young aspiring artists seeking to develop their technical and drawing skills and build a repertoire of skills.Gradually your children will learn to express their feeling towards their family, friends and loved ones. They will start to correlate them with anime characters in a funny and constructive manner.With time , your children will build confidence in drawing . At the same time they will be confident to recognize common cartoon characters and reproduce those using a pencil and a piece of paper. If you are looking for a drawing book to guide your kids through step by step, you got it! This book is simple at the same time challenging. Simplicity will mean that your children will enjoy their work. Challenging will mean that they won't get bored . They will progress higher by going through the steps. Even the youngest artists can learn how to draw anime step by step from basic shapes such as circles and ellipses. This book shows 33 anime manga cartoon heroes, heroines and villains drawn step by step.Benefits of the book:"How To Draw Anime" by Peter Childs will help your children with- * Communication skills. * Memory and recognition skills * Hand-Eye co-ordinations * Early art concept * Pride is drawing * Understanding of the world * Motivation and patience * Color vocabularyDon't let your child fall behind. This isn't necessarily about the quality of their current artwork, it is about their ability to communicate with their surroundings. Order this book and you will see how the simple process of improving your child's ability to draw common cartoon characters will translate into an improved ability to connect with the world.

How to Draw Manga Characters

A Beginner's Guide

Author: J. C. Amberlyn

Publisher: Monacelli Studio

ISBN: 1580934536

Category: ART

Page: 160

View: 2581

"The popularity of manga among young people who love to draw continues to grow. In her second manga book, J.C. Amberlyn focuses on favorite manga archetype characters, with a fun and lively how-to-draw book aimed at beginners. Every genre of manga has its typical characters--plucky hero and heroine; funny friend/sidekick; serious warrior; young innocent; wise teacher; cold villain; chibis; cat girls/cat boys; chibi animals; magical animals; strong/scary animals; gothic characters--and they are all here along with the step-by-step drawing instructions needed to give even beginners the direction they need to create the favorite characters they can't get enough of. A final chapter on backgrounds, scenery, and the enviroment will further give readers the information they need to pull everything together and create their own manga characters and worlds they live in. Includes 23 step-by-step demonstrations."

The Master Guide to Drawing Anime

How to Draw Original Characters from Simple Templates

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Chris Hart Books

ISBN: 9781936096862

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 1105

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.

Manga Art for Beginners

How to Create Your Own Manga Drawings

Author: Danica Davidson

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 1510700064

Category: Art

Page: 220

View: 9109

With titles ranging from Attack on Titan to Pokémon, manga is a billion-dollar industry with millions of fans worldwide. Readers will love this step-by-step guide to drawing characters that resemble the Japanese comics and anime they love. In this book, fans can learn how to draw their own manga characters and join in on the fun. Manga Art for Beginners explores the basics, like how to draw faces and eyes, and gradually shows how to get into more complex drawings. Readers will learn to draw the following character types in easy, detailed steps: • Hero/Heroine • Schoolboy/Schoolgirl • Male and Female Ninja • Butler/Maid • Bishonen • Gothic Lolita • Shrine Maiden • Magical Girl • Chibi

How to Draw Cartoons

Drawing Cartoon Animals. Step by Step Guide

Author: Alice Jane Little

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781519533500

Category:

Page: 54

View: 7026

How to Draw Cartoons Drawing Cartoon Animals. Step by Step Guide In this book, you will learn how to draw six different types of animal characters: a bird, a dinosaur, Droopy Dog, a pig, a bunny, and a horse. The descriptions that relate to common objects help to prevent frustration and allow a creative flow from your fingers to the page. From the bird to the horse, you will learn the simple steps involved to ensure you can create these characters over and over. The book includes pictures that coincide to each description to ensure the process of drawing is as easy as possible. This book is great, even for those who are just beginning to draw, because the instructions are easy to follow. The animals look complicated at the end, but breaking down the instructions step-by-step help to make the drawing process an ease.Download your copy of " How to Draw Cartoons " by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now With 1-Click" button.

Mastering Manga 3

Power Up with Mark Crilley

Author: Mark Crilley

Publisher: Impact

ISBN: 9781440340932

Category: Cartooning

Page: 128

View: 4846

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

How to Draw: Manga

In Simple Steps

Author: Yishan Li

Publisher: Search Press(UK)

ISBN: 9781782214724

Category: Comic books, strips, etc

Page: 144

View: 4493

If you have always wanted to draw manga but weren't sure how to begin, this fun and simple step-by-step book will help kick-start your comic-drawing journey. Learn how to draw boys, girls and creatures (ordinary and extraordinary) in the manga style. Starting with basic shapes, professional manga artist Yishan Li shows how easy it is to turn circles, rectangles, squares and ovals into teens, kids, witches, wizards, monsters, animals and much more. Professional manga art from well-known comic creator Yishan LiOver 130 step-by-step drawings Easy method with great results.

How to Draw Digital Manga and Anime

Author: Tim Seelig,Yishan Li,Rik Nicol

Publisher: Southwater Pub

ISBN: 9781780191416

Category: Art

Page: 96

View: 3313

This text presents professional tehniques for creating your own digital manga and anime, with practical exercises and projects.

Learn How to Draw Cartoons for the Beginner

Step by Step Guide to Drawing Cartoons

Author: John Davidson,Paolo Lopez De Leon

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781497582965

Category: Reference

Page: 58

View: 3656

Learn How to Draw Cartoons For the Beginner Step by Step Guide to Drawing Cartoons TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction: Materials: Drawing a Cartoon Face: Man's Face Woman's Face More about a Cartoons Face Different angles of the Face Different faces have Different shapes Adding years to the Character Cartooning a baby Drawing Cartoon Eyes Drawing Cartoon Nose Drawing Cartoon Mouth or Lips Drawing Cartoon Ear Expressions Drawing Cartoon Hands Drawing Cartoon Feet Stick Figures The Center Line and Poses Body Construction Exaggeration Various Cartoon Effects Light and Shadows Overall Application Author Bio Introduction: Cartoons remind me of Saturday mornings when I was little, I usually brought along paper and pencil in front of our television, when the cartoon program starts, I drew along the characters in the paper, If I remembered it right the show was about a munching sphere head who likes to eat pellets, when he eats the big pellet, that's the time he can eliminate his ghost enemies, I'm pretty sure you know that one, a popular video game anyway, after I drew it, when First day of School comes, I show it to my friends telling them how I spend my weekend, of course other than studying my lessons. So that was my Saturday morning cartoon days, today we have different cartoons, with a lot of selection or genre that some of it needs to have mature audience, that even a kid wouldn't relate to it, well that is a contemporary trend, with a twisted style but at the end it can really entertain us, make us laugh and leave smiles on our faces. Thanks for choosing this eBook as your guide in the world of cartoons, where you will experience how to draw your own cartoons, practicing the steps in the drawing procedures will help you gain the drawing skills, that you will need to became a cartoonist, you will learn the proper materials that you will use when drawing cartoons, you will be able to draw cartoons with confidence, and seeing the simplicity behind every cartoon characters that you desire to draw, so set some time to commit yourself to drawing cartoons with the help of this book, so have fun when drawing cartoons.

Manga for the Beginner Kawaii

How to Draw the Supercute Characters of Japanese Comics

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications

ISBN: 082300662X

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 2847

explains the tools and techniques for drawing endearing Kawaii-style characters and includes coverage of anthros, monsters, Goths, and the subgenre moe ladies.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Drawing Manga, Illustrated

Author: John Layman,David Hutchison

Publisher: Alpha Books

ISBN: 9781592573356

Category: Art

Page: 329

View: 4559

Provides techniques and tips for creating cartoon characters and stories in the style of the Japanese genre, including step-by-step directions on how to draw facial expressions, bodies in motion, and combat weapons.

Compiling Characters

Author: Society for the Study of Manga Techniques

Publisher: Graphic Sha Publishing Company

ISBN: 9784889960426

Category: Art

Page: 116

View: 4507

This is an authentic instructional book aimed at the advancement of magna and prepared by a group of assistant to popular magna artist Yu Kinutani. Volume one begins with the use of drawing utensils and covers character faces, full bodies, arms. lets, hair and more. The instructions are presented in an easy-to-understand block method.

Manga for the Beginner

Everything you Need to Start Drawing Right Away!

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0823008274

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 9233

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.

Kids Draw Manga

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780823026234

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 3963

Offers step-by-step instructions for drawing a variety of manga characters, including a swordsman, fighting robot, warrior princess, schoolgirl, and knight.

Basic Anatomy for the Manga Artist

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 082308227X

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 2023

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.