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Welcome to Manga University — How to Draw Manga

Welcome to Manga University — How to Draw Manga
Manga University’s founding company, Japanime, marks its 15th anniversary this year. For the past decade and a half, we have given manga-and-anime fans throughout the world access to the resources and tools they need to create their own works of art. Today, “Manga University” is synonymous with “How to Draw Manga." What began as a small toy store in Kawaguchi City, Japan, on February 26, 1998, has evolved into the world’s leading publisher of English-language educational manga. The Manga University publishing imprint was up and running within two years of our company’s launch. We published our first book, How to Draw Manga: Getting Started, in October 2000.

How to Draw a Portrait of the Head The most important part of a drawing is the start, not the finish. This tutorial will focus on how to start a portrait drawing, using basic blocking-in techniques. When drawing a portrait from life, you don’t want to just jump-in and draw. Tutorials 1. Tone Specs -- Lisa Hutchinson 2. Menus in Manga Studio Debut (new)-- Brian Jeffrey Durham. Visit his website for various outstanding tutorials including MS videos! TONE SPECS for Manga Studio Ex 3.0 by Lisa Hutchinson Manga Studio

Realistic Eyes Have trouble drawing eyes? Well, you’re probably not alone. Eyes are the first thing that the viewer is drawn to in a portrait. To make sure you create a lasting impression, you need a few techniques to create a sense of realism. A quick rundown on the basics of drawing realistic eyes after the jump! How to Draw Caricatures: The 5 Shapes This series of “How to Draw Caricatures” tutorials are a just a small taste of a larger and much more in-depth book I wrote called The Mad Art of Caricature! The book is 175 full-color pages, lavishly illustrated and contains greatly expanded explanations of the concepts presented in these tutorials, as well and a great deal of additional material on caricaturing other facial features, posture, hands, expression and more, techniques on drawing from live models, doing caricature for freelance illustration and for MAD Magazine. This is a must have book for anyone interested in caricature, cartooning or humorous illustration. You can order it online here.

How to Think of What to Draw Edit Article Edited by Dvortygirl, Laptop123, Nicole Willson, Random and 41 others Have you been inspired to draw, including getting inspiration from famous artists, or are just doing it for fun? Drawing can often be fun, but sometimes it can be hard to think of ideas for what to draw. Well, don't worry about that -- there are many, many different ideas - just read this article to find out what they are. Draw realistic face How to Draw the face of an anime young man In this tutorial, we learn how to draw the face of an anime young man. Start out by using a pencil on a white piece of paper, drawing spiky hair at the top of the page. After this, draw in additional lines to create more hair around the face, then draw in the sides and the bottom of the face. Next, draw in the features of the face, including the eyes, nose, ears, and mouth.

How to Draw the Nose Update 09-26-2012 – Above is a video version of this tutorial. For more video tutorials visit and subscribe to the newsletter In this tutorial I will go over the structure of the nose and give detailed information about the bridge, ball, and nostrils of the nose. lolita_handbook: Sewing ♥Fabrics♥The lolita fabric of choice is typically nice cotton and other natural fibers. Microsuede or high quality velvet is occasionally used for classic lolita styles (such as by Mary Magdalene), and wool is often used for winter coats. Polyester and other synthetic fabrics are unusual. Solids - honestly any color will work for the most part as long as it's pretty and elegant.

Perspective - How to Draw Perspective An understanding of perspective drawing is important no matter what subject you choose. It's easier than you think. Just start at the beginning, follow the examples, then progress to the next lesson when you are comfortable. Don't be afraid to experiment with perspective drawing. Your eyes will tell you when something looks right or wrong.