This tutorial focuses on the basics of drawing some common types of clothing in the anime and manga styles. The examples shown are of female clothing but the tips can be applied to drawing male clothing as well.
This step by step in tutorial shows how to draw anime, manga or comic book style hands holding various objects. You can also apply the tips in this tutorial to drawing real hands as well.
The examples include hands holding a knife, sword, shopping bag, phone, gun, and pen or pencil.
You may also want to see the How to Draw Anime and Manga Hands Step by Step.
This tutorial looks at how to draw different types/styles of anime and manga heads and faces going from the more common styles to the more stylized (also known as “Chibi”).
This tutorial explains the fundamentals of drawing different types of both male and female anime and manga hair. It also provides detailed example drawings from the front side and back views.
This tutorial explains how to draw crying anime and manga eyes in four different variations as well as how to place anime eyes on the head. It also has some basic example of drawing a crying face overall but the main focus is on the eyes.
Making a real manga requires a lot of time and dedication as well as artistic skill but don’t let that discourage you form trying. You have to start somewhere.
This tutorial provides some step by step tips on how to plan out your manga before you start drawing as well as some drawing tips for when you do.
If you are looking to create your own manga or perhaps even your own animation you will probably have to draw and design at least one protagonist.
Even if you feel quite comfortable with your drawing ability properly designing a character that you will draw over and over can be challenging. The following tutorial offers some tips on the most important steps of making your own manga or anime character.
This step by step tutorial explains how to draw some of the more popular anime and manga facial expressions. The examples are of a female anime face but some of the same principals can also be applied to drawing male faces.
This detailed step by step tutorial illustrates how to draw a male character in the anime and manga style. The main focus is on various male body proportions.