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Manga for the Beginner Shoujo : Everything You Need to Start Drawing the Most Popular Style of Japanese
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The ultimate guide to creating the most popular form of manga--shoujo!If you’re reading this, you already love shoujo. But now you’ll be able to take the next step and actually write and draw your very own. The teen characters that populate the genre are outrageously cool, including magical girls, demon gals, cat girls, J-rockers, handsome teen boys, Goth boys, and the increasingly popular elegant older young men that shoujo fans adore.No one can top Christopher Hart in helping you learn some fundamental art techniques that will bring shoujo characters, which are more realistic and less cartoon-like than other styles of manga, to life. His drawings in this book reflect the coolest and latest style Tokyo has to offer, and the easy-to-follow steps are designed for the beginner.From coloring to character development, Manga for The BeginnerShoujo has your back on every detail as you learn to create the most beloved of all manga. You may start off as anotaku (a manga fan), but you’ll end up a mangaka (a manga artist)!
A latest entry in the best-selling series that includes
Manga for the Beginner and Manga for the Beginner Chibis targets the largest manga genre with instructions on how to draw its signature brilliant eyes and other recognizable characteristics. Original.
Number of Pages: 192
Sub-Genre: Techniques / Drawing
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Christopher Hart
Street Date: September 21, 2010
Item Number (DPCI): 248-48-0322