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Cartooning for the Beginner

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 144

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Aspiring cartoonists of all ages can begin drawing a repertoire of characters from the moment they follow the wide-ranging yet simplified lessons that fill these instructive pages, written and illustrated by an all-time best-selling artist/teacher. This complete course, covering both comic strip and animation techniques, begins with lessons on basic cartoon body shapes and facial features. Included are helpful comparisons between the real versus the cartoon head, a smile chart, and various ways to draw the most popular and expressive cartoon eyes and mouths. Next come lots of typical body poses, how to draw action lines, slow/fast movement, cartoon hands, fun hair and clothing styles, backgrounds, and cute cartoon pets. Excellent directions also focus on helping beginners to find and develop their own cartoon style.
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Manga for the Beginner Midnight Monsters

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 176

View: 764

Using step-by-step instruction on how to draw Japanese manga and anime zombies, vampires, and monsters, best-selling author Christopher Hart teaches artists how they can create their own spooky manga characters. With the occult running rampant in today's television, movies, and other media, it's no wonder that the scary, monstrous, and dark characters of manga have become so popular. From drawing monster eyes to goth boys, Manga for the Beginner Midnight Monsters teaches artists how to draw these creepy and mysterious characters that they just can't get enough of. Packed with expert tips on drawing: · Zombies · Vampires · Werewolves · Goths · Witches · Sorcerers · And so much more!
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Manga for the Beginner Kawaii

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 963

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.
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Manga for the Beginner

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 590

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.
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Manga for the Beginner Shoujo

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 119

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 Beginner Shoujo has your back on every detail as you learn to create the most beloved of all manga. You may start off as an otaku (a manga fan), but you’ll end up a mangaka (a manga artist)! From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Basic Anatomy for the Manga Artist

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 160

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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.
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Manga for the Beginner Chibis

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 252

The ultimate guide to creating chibis! They populate manga with chunky bodies, oversized heads, and huge expressive eyes. They're schoolgirls and schoolboys, magical girls and mad scientists, fairies and fighter princesses, cyborgs and sci-fi secret agents, bikers and bad samurais, robots and rebel leaders. They've even got chubby pets and zany monster sidekicks! They're chibis! Excruciatingly cute, highly stylized, and beloved in all manga genres (fantasy, magical girls, shounen, anthro, sci-fi-, and more), without them, manga would barely exist. And now you can learn, step by step, how to draw virtually every chibi out there, how to "chibify" ordinary manga characters—and how to invent your very own designs! Covering facial expressions, those iconic manga eyes, costumes, character interaction, and story settings, Manga for the Beginner Chibis has it all. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Japanese Art for the Beginner Anime Cartoonist

Author: Activibooks For Kids

Publisher: Activibooks for Kids

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The Japanese anime is a major hit among the young today, that's why instruction drawing books like this are selling well. In the following pages, your child will be taught to draw anime. Remember that this drawing style is unique and it can even be made more personalized depending on how your child's perception and abilities. We're excited to see what you can make!
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Manga Mania Shoujo

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 369

Reveals the techniques of shoujo, the style of Japanese comic book based on stories of peer pressure, friendship, and romance, and offers information on its unique stylistic characteristics and tips on drawing different character types.
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Manhwa Mania

Author: Christopher Hart

Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 936

Provides instructions on drawing the popular Korean comics known as Manhwa, discussing techniques and the difference between this style and manga.