Learn How To Draw Manga

Wouldn’t be cool to know how to draw manga character or even better a couple of them? I was wondering what anime character to start from on the following pages.

Here in Japan, the selection and variety of manga and anime is just so huge that I do not even bother to learn all about it because that would be nearly impossible.

Manga and anime is a cultural thing in Japan and I can tell you that almost every child knows how to draw manga character.

I mean at least some simple one.

Maybe you have heard that Japan is a country of manga. It is very true indeed.

If you purchase let’s say an electrical appliance, the user’s manual is illustrated. That’s incredible and very easy to understand.

You can often see the similar thing in textbooks. Text combined with illustrations.

National TV broadcasting have some funny characters appearing here and then on the TV screen joining the conversation in some programs.

Many educational programs are prepared as anime manga. Very serious ones. You wouldn’t believe.

In Japan, you can buy books with serious content made in a form of manga. That was very surprising for me because I have never seen such books in Europe.

They are actually very easy to read.

The whole content of such book is derived into a written essence appearing as a conversation among manga characters.

The secondary content appears not in written but in manga form.

Things, which are usually explained and communicated in written form elsewhere, in Japan the same things are explained by single illustration. I think that is very powerful because all is conveyed at single sight and everyone understands.

Knowing how to draw anime or cartoon or manga has its great advantages. Let’s say you write a postcard to someone. Or you just write your daily entry to your journal or diary.

Wouldn’t be terrific to know how to draw a couple of manga characters just to be able to make a few sketches here and there in your personal notes?

Manga, anime, cartoon, illustrations, drawings or sketches, all are a certain form of universal language. You do not have to be specially educated to understand them and that is a great thing.

And that is also the reason why manga gains more and more popularity around the world.

I believe, that the best is yet to come. All practical potential of manga and anime is being gradually discovered.





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  1. Loui(my dog)

    Oct 24, 14 11:15 PM

    my art teacher told us to draw a picture of something that really means to us and i drew my dog because he is the only one that makes me happy when i am

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  2. eighty dog

    Oct 24, 14 11:12 PM

    It has some necklaces in circles the two Little ones are the 8 and the big circle is the 0 and if you turn it to the left or right it looks like a PUPPY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  3. Manga cat

    Oct 24, 14 11:03 PM

    This beautiful cat with her psychedelic coat and colours really is a show off and rightly so the pick of the crowd. With colours and a personality to boot,

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  4. First Graffiti Drawing

    Oct 22, 14 01:00 AM

    I live in a suburban town and I see graffiti a lot so i wanted to draw my own so I did and I think it kinda came out to my liking so I hop you like it

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  5. empire

    Oct 19, 14 08:22 PM

    i was doing homework

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  6. Imagine

    Oct 18, 14 02:01 AM

    Midnight Fire is lost in the forest and all her friends are mad at her

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  7. Just try and try...

    Oct 18, 14 01:58 AM

    its hard for me to draw a male face coz when i try to draw them they still look like female. haha but i tried and tried, now look, i'm so happy that i

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  8. Perusia the pink owl

    Oct 13, 14 02:09 AM

    Perusia the pink owl is a friend & ally of Pinky the young manga girl drawn in Sharpie pens & India ink on Bristol board.

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  9. My colored pencil drawing of a sea turtle

    Oct 13, 14 02:05 AM

    Wanted to draw with my colored pencils,so I thought a sea turtle with the blue behind it would be pretty.

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  10. Pinky

    Oct 13, 14 01:59 AM

    Pinky is a colourful & bright girl who loves flowers and animals.

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