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.
Anime eyes are one of the most definitive characteristics of the anime and manga drawing style. Depending on the artist and the type of character that is portrayed there are almost countless variations.
This tutorial focuses on some of the more common types of anime and manga eyes and looks at some potential reasons as to why they are drawn the way they are.
You can also look at the How to Draw Anime Eyes and Eye Expressions tutorial on this site for some more detailed instructions.
This tutorial provides some tips on drawing feet in the anime and manga styles in several different positions from different views.
You may also want to check the the How to Draw Anime and Manga Feet From Different Views tutorial before looking at this one if you have not already done so. It provides some detailed instructions on the basics of drawing feet.
To put it in very simple terms perspective is objects that are further away appearing smaller than those that are closer to the viewer.
In art the correct use of perspective is very important as it can make a flat image appear to have depth and volume.
This tutorial will illustrate the basics of perspective drawing and explain how these are applied to drawing anime and manga.