The Complete Guide to Drawing Action Manga: A Step-by-Step Artist’s HandbookASIAN ART MUSEUM
Whether your character is jumping for joy or grappling with an opponent, this book provides all the essential techniques to draw more lifelike action figures in the classic Japanese manga style.
The comprehensive introduction to manga drawing has important tips on proportion and perspective and shows the physical anatomy of both male and female figures, including details such as the relative differences between male and female hands, fingers, and feet. Special sections demonstrate how to draw clothes, hair, and facial expressions and ways to create special effects.
Each pose and movement is illustrated with a rough sketch outline followed by a highlighted manga drawing containing detailed annotations by the author. After studying the sketches, you practice the drawing techniques in a tracing section at the end of each chapter. Each chapter also provides professional tips on the use of color and shading for greater realism.
- Author: Shoco, Makoto Sawa
- Published 2019
- 144 pages ,softcover
- 10 X 7 ½ inches