How to Draw

How to Draw

  • How to Draw Manga - Mini Character no Kakiwake
    For aspiring artists who just can't seem to get it right when drawing chibi characters, here is another How to Draw art book that teaches you the essential information of drawing chibi characters. It has 188 pages that goes into great detail from the very basics including the various proportions of chibi characters and poses from all angles. You'll be able to finally draw the cute chibi characters that will make people skip a heartbeat after referencing this art book!
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  • Digital Illustration - How to Draw Clothes
    Here's a fabulous new book for budding artists who want to become famous manga-ka some day. The book focuses on how to draw character wearing clothing that's fashionable and enjoyable to look at, and which brings your characters to life. There are eight parts, covering everything from dresses to tops to underwear (our favorite part), with both ladies and men's clothing illustrated. 180 pages.
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  • How to Draw Background in Digital
    Here's a fabulous new book for budding artists who want to become famous manga-ka some day. The book focuses on how to draw realistic looking backgrounds that are enjoyable to look at, and brings your scenes to life. There are two parts; nature such as the sky, water, and trees, and indoor furniture such as desks, chairs, and many more. 202 pages.
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  • How to Draw High School Girls Pose - Thoughts from illustrators
    Here's a fabulous new book for budding artists who want to become famous manga-ka some day, or those who just like cute girls. It's a database of high school girl poses, which are modeled by 3 cute Japanese idols so it's realistic and you can study the character design of each girl, with many examples for you to copy. It also shows you the many concepts associated with high school girls, from the different parts of their uniform to hair and body styles. 530 photos and 80 illustrations, comes with CD full of sample images. 160 pages.
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  • How to Draw Creatures   Genju Character wo Tsukuru
    This is a fabulous artbook featuring artwork by Terryl Whitlatch, creator of some of the most amazing fantasy creatures ever, which specifically explores the details of how fantastic and imaginary creatures come into being. There is tons of detail in this pleasant perfect bound artbook, with pencil sketches, illustrations showing how skeletal structures are used in creature creation and more. Terryl worked on many films like Jumanji, Star Wars and Men in Black.
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  • How to Draw a Jet Fighter
    We love Japan's "How to Draw" books because they help us all become better artists, and learn techniques for creating excellent art. This book focuses on how to draw jet fighters, as well as historical airplanes from World War II. Across 150 pages, we get lots of information about all the great airplanes of the world, the details we need to get right when drawing them, and how to create outstanding art. There's also lots of cute moe art of the pilots inside the airplanes. Published by Hobby Japan, and featuring the artwork of ten top military artists.
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  • How to Draw Manga -- Moe Character (Gesture, Emotion)
    Amateur illustrators and beginners will love this thick 176 pages tutorial book that focuses on how to draw Moe Girls Characters, with tons of examples and advice. Focusing on how to draw a girl's gesture and emotion, this How to Draw book goes way further with dedicated sections on poses, movement, perspective, and expressions are very important details to know about and much more. Great if you want to learn how to draw your own Moe characters!
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  • Fantasy Background - How to Draw Class
    Here's an outstanding complete How to Draw book, filled with tons of examples to help you become a better artist in the future. This super thick book focuses on how to draw the most amazing fantasy backgrounds using tools like Photoshop, and the amount of material in the book is incredible. There are ten sections, focusing on things like outdoor scenes, secret gardens, magic rooms, perspective, night views and more, and the book covers design, sketching, scanning and coloring in Photoshop. 200+ pages, full color printing. Published by SB Creative.
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  • How to Draw Body Expression in Digital
    Here's a fabulous new book for budding artists who want to become famous manga-ka some day. The book focuses on how to draw character proportions, making them feel more realistic, which brings your characters to life. There are four parts, covering everything from basic body anatomy which then goes into detail such as facial structure, muscle structure, hands and body, and finally legs and feet. 178 pages.
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  • How to Draw Chracter - Clip Studio Paint Pro Basic Class
    Here's an outstanding complete How to Draw book, filled with tons of guides to help you become a better artist in the future. This super thick book focuses on how to use Clip Studio Paint Pro, and it's overall functions. The amount of material in the book is incredible. There are 5 chapters, focusing on how to setup Clip Studio Paint, how to draw rough sketches, line art, anime style coloring and brush coloring. 202 pages.
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  • Composition of illustrations Complete Master
    J-List stocks many great "how to draw," spending many different areas of art, one of the most important is how illustrations are closed and structured. That's the subject of this book, it gives you lots of points about how to set up a really good illustration, how to "see" the segmentation that in the image, where to place your subjects, how to handle camera angles, and more. 128 pages, with lots of color.
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  • Illustration Anatomy - Illustration Kaitai Shinsho
    For aspiring artists who just can't seem to get it right with body proportions when drawing, here is another How to Draw art book that teaches you the essential information of drawing the human body. It has 178 pages that goes into great detail into anatomy, such as body shape and proportions, poses, muscle structure, framing and much more. This book has everything you need to master the basics of character drawing. You'll be able to finally draw all the characters you want after referencing this book!
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  • How to Draw Facial Expression in Digital
    Here's a fabulous new book for budding artists who want to become famous manga-ka some day. The book focuses on how to draw a wide variety of character face expressions, which brings your characters to life. There are three parts, covering basic facial expressions, facial expressions related to a scene and character moods, with a total of 53 facial expressions. 178 pages.
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  • How to Draw Manga   Girl's Clothing (Onnanoko no Fuku)
    It is well known that the best mangaka also have a great fashion sense. If you want to improve you moe chara designs, you have to learn how to draw great outfits on your characters, this book does just that. 176 pages of tutorials, sketches, outline, step by step instructions and example of great outfits and fashion for your moe characters. Improve your manga drawing skills and impress you friends with this awesome tutorial book.
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  • How to Draw Underwear - Shitagi no Kakikata
    Here's another fun How to Draw book that's destined to bring a lot of joy to budding artists: How to Draw Underwear, which is filled with illustration tips on how to conceptualize and draw cute girls in cute bra and panties, as well as hunky guys too. Lots of attention is given to understanding the purpose of underwear, for those of us who don't have boobs and there's a guide to understanding how cup sizes and "three size" measurements work in the real world. Different types of bras, different types of panties, how panty stockings work, what kinds of frills, ribbons, and more are common on female underwear, plus how to draw the various types of male underwear. There are many concrete examples, from poses to coloring to showing the way breasts punch up depending on the bodies posed. A wonderful book! 130 pages.
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  • How to Draw Girls Pose 500 (Trace FREE)
    Having trouble finding the perfect pose for your illustration? For the aspiring artists, here is another "How to Draw" art book that teaches you a wide variety of girl's poses with over 500 poses free for you to use. It even includes a CD with raw photoshop and esp files, free for you to use and draw over it! It has 160 pages with all kinds of poses that you can wish for, from basic poses, daily everyday poses and more.
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  • How to Draw Manga - Basic Technique of Moe Characters
    A great item we have here for you moe anime male characters lovers! This thick artbook is a moe character design database, with a special focus on how to draw cute girl characters. With 175 pages of design references and advice about everything from facial features, postures, musculature, clothing interactions and more. You'll discover how to create scenes with handsome male characters in Japanese manga fashion. It is a very good resource for those who wants to draw manga. A highly recommended quality item.
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  • Moeru! Dragon Encyclopedia
    The Moe Encyclopedia series continues with another sexy volume. This time, a total of 99 dragons are gathered from all over the world, all illustrated in a moe, female form. Learn all about these beautiful but fearsome dragon girls in detailed descriptions with excellent illustrations by top moe artists. By the time you're finished reading, your dreams will be filled with sexy dragon girls. Over 200 pages of smoking hot dragon girls for your enjoyment. Great for collectors of high quality artbooks from Japan.
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  • How to Draw Mens Character (Face and Body ver.)
    A great item we have here for you moe anime male characters lovers! This thick artbook is a moe male character design database. With 175 pages of design references and advice about everything from facial features, postures and musculature, you'll discover how to create handsome male characters in Japanese manga fashion. It is a very good resource for those who wants to draw manga, and will also help you choose the right outfits for your male characters. An highly recommended quality item.
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  • How to Draw Girls Body Parts
    For artists who just can't seem to get it right when drawing certain body parts of girls, here is another How to Draw art book that teaches you the essential information of drawing girl body parts. It has 164 pages that goes into great detail regarding every body part of a girl from hair to breasts and legs. You'll be able to finally draw girls that will make people skip a heartbeat after referencing this art book!
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  • How to Draw Manga -- Moe Futari no Kakikata   Onnanoko ver.
    We got an awesome new How to Draw Manga and this time you will learn how to draw yuri couples. This book specifically shows you the right techniques on how to effectively draw 2 cute girls interacting with each other. You will learn everything there is to know from perspectives, poses, interactions, facial expressions, and more with tips and techniques from the professionals. This is a great book for those who want to draw yuri manga or illustrations. 176 pages. Grab one now. A great item for fans of high quality artist pose books and artbook collectors!
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  • SS (Small S) Mar 2018
    For people who loves illustrations and want to try their hands at drawing, this is a special magazine art book for you. It contains a collection of artwork by popular artists such as Toki Ame, Kokuto and more, alongside with some step by step of how illustrations are made with copic markers and watercolor. Also includes interviews with artists providing tips on how to be a better artist and recommended tools to use. Best of all it comes with a free 2018 Calendar with illustrations by top artists such as Sakura Mochi, Lemon, Yuma and more.
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  • How to Draw Character's Feeling   Chara no Kimochi no Kakikata
    A how to draw manga book that teaches you how to draw various emotions or feelings of a character. Even those who can not read Japanese, this book's colorful and intuitive artwork and sketching demonstrations will teach you about the basics like shading and angles, to hints on how to express a character's emotion and effectively convey them in your illustration. A must have book for aspiring artists and a great item for fans of high quality manga artist books and artbook collectors! 192 pages.
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  • How to Draw Fetish Girls - Miseru Fechi E no Kakikata Joshi
    Here's another great How to Draw book that will help you become the next talented manga artist! This book focuses on fetishes and gives you lots of insight into how to draw females in fetishistic fashion. All the major fetishes are here including school uniforms, glasses, unaji (back of the neck), kimonos, breasts, butt, feet, and gyaru, catgirls, and tons more. 144 pages.
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  • How to Draw the Panties
    We got an awesome new How to Draw book and this time you will learn how to draw the holy grail of anime and manga... panties! This book specifically shows you the right techniques on how to effectively draw panties from all angles, in different designs, and worn by different body types. You will learn everything there is to know how to draw panties from the simple white panty to the more advance and complicated ones with patterns/designs and frilly laces. This is a great book for those who want to draw ecchi manga or illustrations. 80 pages.
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  • Chotto Doki Doki suru Onnanoko no Shigusa wo Kaku Illust Pose Shu
    For aspiring artists who needs a little more information on to make their art better, here is another How to Draw art book that teaches you the essential information of drawing girls that will make your heart skip a beat. It has 162 pages of in depth study on poses seen daily to help you master drawing everyday poses that look natural and pleasing to the eyes such as. You'll be able to finally draw appealing everyday poses that will make people skip a heartbeat learning from this art book!
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  • How to Draw Manga - Manga Basic Design Charming Character Design
    The Fundamentals of Manga Design series continues with this exhaustive entry on the charming characters in manga. Every aspect of charming character rendering is included, from the basic building blocks of proportion (with changing scales based on whether the character is younger and more moe or older and sexier), to dozens of specialized poses with an emphasis on the actual construction of the character form, step by step. If you've struggled with faces you'll find all the detailed tutorial guidelines you'll need here, with several pages devoted just to eyes, mouths, and lips - all you need to make your character the most expressive possible. The body is examined in detail as well, with special emphasis on the contours of the male and female form, and emphasizing them as distinct. The hands, body, back, and torso all have their pages-long sections devoted to them - and it continues to full-body poses, costuming and more. An amazing assist to aspiring manga artists requiring minimal Japanese knowledge to grasp the fundamentals. 192 pages, B5 size, monochrome, from Hobby Japan publishing.
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  • How to Draw Moe Lolita Fashion   Moe Lolita Fashion no Kakikata (From Body   Costume)
    It is well known that the best mangaka also have a great fashion sense. If you want to improve you Moe chara designs, you have to learn how to draw great outfits on your characters, this book does just that. 180 pages of tutorials, sketches, outline, step by step instructions and example of great lolita dresses and fashion for your Moe characters. Improve your Manga drawing skills and impress you friends with this awesome tutorial book. A great item for fans of high quality artist pose books and photobook collectors!
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  • How to Draw Muscles   Sugu ni Yakudatsu Kinniku no Kakikata
    This is an interesting "how to draw" book and manga hybrid that teaches you how to draw the muscle. The manga guides you from the basics and fundamentals to advanced techniques which are surprisingly easy to follow because of the manga format explaining it to you in a fun and informative way. Learn how to draw virtually all types of muscles from head to toe, biceps to abs. A great resource for aspiring manga artists. 80 pages.
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  • How to Draw Clothes to Kill Cherry Boy   Doutei wo Korosu Fukuno Kakikata
    This is a great new How to Draw book that could be properly translated as How to Draw Clothing So Cute That Male Virgins Can't Resist. Over 80 pages, the book shows how to think about clothing and how it highlights a cute girl, helping others fall hopelessly in love with the girl. There are many sections to the book, including the elements of cute clothing, how to sketch your work then scan it into the computer to color, how and why cute poses and body language are so enticing, and more. A great book in the How to Draw Manga series!
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  • New Background Catalogue Color ver. 9   Entertainment Industry
    Here's a great How to Draw Manga book that will help your art skills a lot, representating a very important area of art, specifically backgrounds. This book is filled with hundreds of locations that you can use as a basis for your art, showing rooms and spaces from various angles for you. This book covers TV stations, recording studios, filming locations, radio stations, concert halls and other places related to the entertainment world. 190 pages, all in full color.
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  • How to Draw Manga Super Deform Pose - Chibi Character ver.
    This is another great How to Draw book that helps you learn to "see" anatomy by studying different poses. This book specializes in teaching how to draw "SD" or "super deformed" style characters, known as deforme in Japanese for some reason. The book gives you more than 650 poses to study, both on the high quality printed pages and on the included CD-ROM.
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  • How to Draw Fantasy Background for Clip Studio Pro
    Here's another great "How to Draw" book for anyone wanting to raise their skills as an artist, whether it's drawing proper manga illustrations or just creating awesome backgrounds for your other artwork. The books goes into great detail about how light works and how objects look when viewed from different directions, plus how to design epic looking clouds, trees and other background objects. There are also examples from Touhou artists, too. 170 pages,
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  • Moe Visual Textbook by refeia - CG illustration Step up Guide
    We love to carry awesome How to Draw books here at J-List, which help you become a better artist. This is a great new line of high quality "Moe Visual Textbooks" which tell you how to understand and create your own moe characters, using the best techniques. Across 148 pages. see great examples of how to approach character poses and features, how to represent light from different angles, and of course how to color your image in Photoshop or Clip Studio Paint. This book featuring amazing artwork by Pixiv illustrator refeia.
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  • How To Draw Manga -- Moe Character no Kakiwake (Seikaku, Kanjo Hyogen)
    "Moe" is the soul of the anime otaku these days, translatable as the warm feeling you get when contemplating your favorite super-cute anime character. This is a great book with tons of examples of how to start from a blank sheet of paper and end up with your own amazing anime girl! Covers both personality and a broad range of emotions as well as character design. Japanese language, but easy to read illustrations that are very clear. 176 pages.
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  • Drawing Men's Hips (Butts)   Otoko no Oshiri no Kakikata
    For all fujoshi looking to improve their skills in drawing, check out this outstanding How to Draw Manga book that focuses on one of the most important part of a man's anatomy, the "hip" (aka the ass or butt). Featuring tons of poses for you to study and learn in various angles, positions, and situations. Contains useful information that will improve your technique like proper anatomy, correct use of perspectives, and professional tips from the best BL artists in Japan. 64 pages.
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