Anime and Manga Drawing Tutorials and All Things Anime

How to Draw Anime and Manga Mouth Expressions

anime smile

Mouths are a great way to show the mood a character you are drawing.

This quick tutorial illustrates how to draw different anime and manga mouth expressions from the front view.

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How to Draw an Anime Girl Body Step by Step Tutorial

Draw anime girl

In this tutorial you will find very detailed step by step illustrations and instructions on how to draw a female character in the anime and manga style.

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How to Draw Anime and Manga Noses

anime noses

This tutorial explains how to draw anime and manga noses from the front, side and 3/4 views in different styles.

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How to Draw Anime and Manga Hair – Female

Anime Hair

This tutorial illustrates how to draw anime and manga hair and some common anime and manga hairstyles for a female character.

For an in in depth tutorial on anime hair also see:

How to Draw Anime & Manga Male & Female Hair

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Great Cosplay by Different Girls

Tomoe Mami

More cosplay photos of beautiful girls.

Once again a big thank you to all the ladies for letting me use these.

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How to Draw Anime Eyes and Eye Expressions

anime eyes tutorial

There are many ways of drawing anime eyes. This tutorial illustrates how to draw anime eyes with different expressions in one style from the front view.

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It’s Not My Fault I’m Not Popular Manga Review

It's Not My Fault I'm Not Popular Tomoko Thumbnail

Here is a quick review of an interesting and at the time of this review fairly new manga series:

It’s Not My Fault I’m Not Popular (Watamote for short).

It’s Not My Fault I’m Not Popular follows everyday life of a socially awkward high school girl named Tomoko and the ridiculous things she does in her attempts at becoming “popular”.

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Awesome Cosplay Photos

Yoko Littner cosplay

Some great cosplay photos of various characters.

A big thank you to all the ladies for allowing me to post these on the site. You all look great!

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How to Draw an Anime Girl’s Head and Face

Anime girl face drawing

This tutorial explains how to draw a an anime or manga girl’s head head and face from the front and side views.

Before we begin it might be a good idea to outline the defining features of the anime style.

Most female anime characters tend to have big eyes, a small mouth, nose and chin, and a fairly round face. The lips are either very lightly defined or not drawn at all. The hair is usually drawn in clumps instead of individual strands and often tends to have a somewhat spiky look.

Keeping these things in mind we can begin drawing our character.

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