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. IMAGINARY AND WITH BALLPOINT PEN

    Oct 16, 18 01:21 AM

    I went directly with pen and no plan with pencil because its just a rough work. This type of decor was popular in the past. Here is my own version.

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  2. ADDING DECOR AND HAND LETTERING

    Oct 15, 18 10:29 PM

    I decided to make it simple and still with ballpoint pens. Its not necessary to frame the landscape because the whiteness of the paper surrounding it,

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  3. COLORING WITH COLORED BALLPOINT PENS

    Oct 15, 18 10:13 PM

    As I shared this imaginative art earlier and which was monocrome, today, I decided to color it and still with ballpoint pens Nataraj. So its a pure ballpoint

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  4. Elvis Drawing No18

    Oct 15, 18 09:51 PM

    learning to draw more realistically

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  5. Dot Mandala Art

    Oct 15, 18 09:45 PM

    Day and night dot mandala art. My new concept.

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  6. Paris and Lexie, A Yorkie Pair

    Oct 15, 18 09:43 PM

    I was asked to draw these two adorable sisters for a friend. I was told they were very far along in age. I wanted to bring out the youthful spirit I could

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  7. Victini

    Oct 15, 18 06:15 PM

    I used this Victini as an entry for an art contest on Wattpad. The theme was Pokemon so I thought why not draw one of my favorite pokemon, Victini. They

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  8. anime2

    Oct 13, 18 12:57 AM

    ever feel happy

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  9. SEMI IMAGINARY, COLORED BALLPENS

    Oct 13, 18 12:45 AM

    Its with Nataraj colored ballpoint pens 1.0mm. I wrote semi imaginary because I have observed several real photos and took parts of it and included it

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  10. anime

    Oct 13, 18 12:38 AM

    keep smiling

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