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Manga for the Beginner : Everything You Need to Know to Get Started Right Away! (Paperback) (Christopher
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Got manga? Christopher Hart’s got manga, and he wants to share it with all his millions of readers—especially the beginners. WithManga 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.
A comprehensive tutorial for the aspiring manga artist uses a step-by-step format to take readers through the entire drawing process, from basic head and figure work to dynamic action poses, fashion, special effects, lighting and shading, perspective, and popular manga types and characters. Original. 35,000 first printing.
Number of Pages: 192
Sub-Genre: Techniques / Cartooning, Techniques / Drawing
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Christopher Hart
Street Date: August 5, 2008
Item Number (DPCI): 248-23-7261