Art Class: Manga Art
How to Create Your Own Artwork
Arcturus Publishing Limited
Exciting, mesmerizing, simple yet complex, manga is artwork drawn in a typical Japanese cartoon style. This sensational guide is designed for novice to intermediate illustrators, and covers everything the budding manga artist needs, from choosing essential materials to creating exciting and innovative characters. You will be shown how to construct accurate manga figures, render facial features and expressions, and design and draw slick action scenes.
Ben Krefta is a freelance manga style illustrator and graphic artist. He is the author of several how-to books on creating manga, including Digital Manga and The Art of Drawing Manga. Ben works on design projects for magazines and game developers and he delivers digital art demonstrations for clients such as Hitachi and Wacom.