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. Crying eye

    Jan 21, 15 03:16 AM

    I was very board so I grabbed my skech book and started to schetch and this is what I came up with this

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  2. my first deer drawing

    Jan 17, 15 08:01 AM

    I have been drawing deer skulls for a while and I need some practice on antlers so I decided to step it up and draw a deer. I didn't think it looked good

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  3. Drawing of Pikachu

    Jan 13, 15 08:31 AM

    I did your Pikachu tutorial and this is what i got from it. This is actually realy easy, as long as you have time and patience. Good luck everyone, and

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  4. Kaneki from Tokyo Ghoul

    Jan 11, 15 07:53 PM

    I've never saw the anime Tokyo Ghoul, but only looking at Kaneki makes me shudder! I decided to draw him and so here he is! These are the steps: 1. Sketch

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  5. draw a scene

    Jan 10, 15 12:29 AM

    When I am in early stage I see a drawing which I liked then I will draw that drawing with my best efforts I hope that u will also like that drawing

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  6. A Portrait

    Jan 03, 15 08:09 PM

    Hi ! One of my drawings which I did in december. Hope you like it :)

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  7. Anime Dracula/ My version

    Jan 02, 15 08:53 PM

    I'm thinking about drawing old monsters in manga style

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  8. Little Flowers

    Jan 02, 15 08:47 PM

    Hello Ivan :) hello everyone :) wishing all a very happy new year! And flowers for everyone :)

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  9. My little angel ,i just love it. <3 <3 <3

    Dec 27, 14 01:31 PM

    My little angel ,i just love it. <3 <3 <3

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  10. Trevor at 4

    Dec 27, 14 03:24 AM

    This is one of my two grandsons that having been living with me for the last 7 years .He ten now.

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