Through a mix of step-by-step instructions and finished examples, this handy - sized guide ... more
shows how to draw manga chibis â" characters whose features are intensely exaggerated and who can play both cute and evil roles. Each artistic exercise highlights the differences between chibi and traditional manga characters and covers the essentials before detailing various drawing, inking, and coloring techniques. Information on shape, anatomy, color, and lighting make learning to draw manga chibis easier and help more experienced artists develop their skills. Also included are a survey of necessary tools and materials, a look at digital drawing, a discussion on perspectives and backgrounds, and ideas for creating unique manga chibi characters.