How to Draw

How to Draw

  • How to Draw Character Design and Illustration for Story
    For the aspiring artists, here is another "How to Draw" art book that teaches you essential information, and how to draw character designs. It has 160 pages that goes into great detail on the process of character designing, from concept to finished art work. It also contains knowledge on the various types of approach to character design for different purposes as well as some tips, and tricks.
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  • How to Draw Girl's Daily Coordination - Onnanoko no Nichijou Coordinate Kakiwake Guide
    For the aspiring artists, here is another "How to Draw" art book that teaches you essential information on a girl's daily wardrobe coordination, and how to draw them. It has 145 pages that goes into great detail on the process of choosing clothes for all 4 seasons as well as dressing up for various situations and occasions.
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    $25.00
  • 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 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 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 Manga -- Bishoujo Character Design   Body Balance ver.
    A how to draw manga featuring bishoujo character designing that shows in depth explanations and demonstrations on not only how to draw amazing looking moe girls, but also on the basics about how the body moves and functions. Even those who can not read Japanese, this book's colorful and intuitive artwork and sketching demonstrations will teach you about the basics like the functions of muscles and how they change the appearance of head and torso, to hints on how to make more realistic body parts through a better understanding of joints, bones and skin and how they change for characters of different sizes, body types, and ages. 176 pages. A must have book for aspiring artists. A great item for fans of high quality artist pose books and photobook collectors!
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  • How to Draw Fabulous Pose
    Japan loves to create How to Draw guidebooks, and J-List loves to sell them to our customers! This new book by Hobby Japan focuses on how to draw fabulous poses as seen in countless manga and anime. There are 168 pages that teach you different types of fabulous poses from running, jumping, sitting, and more. Add some flair to your manga by adding these fabulous poses!
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  • Hiragana Times Feb 2018 NO. 376
    Hiragana Times is a highly recommended monthly publication that combines useful current events with learning the Japanese language. A monthly magazine that features articles both in English and in Japanese, complete with furigana pronunciation, to help learners who haven't mastered kanji yet. Filled with tons of cultural articles that make you think relating to current events, interviews with famous Japanese celebrities, Japanese pop culture, travel, and even articles written by readers themselves who wish to share their own personal experience within the Japanese culture. All articles in English and Japanese, with furigana (hiragana above the kanji) for easier reading. In this issue: Issue #376 is a great one, with bilingual articles on introducing a unique method to memorize vocabulary, the natural beauty of the Dozen Islands, and an insider look of Japan from the perspective of a foreigner, plus actual Japanese lessons for beginner learners. It's great!
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    $6.25
  • 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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    $15.50
  • Super Deform Pose -- Girls' Character ver.
    Here's an outstanding new "How to Draw Manga" book from the "Super Deform Pose" series. These books give you tons of information on how to create beautiful manga illustrations, especially on how to design super deformed or chibi characters. This volume focuses on girls' character. You'll find useful guides with illustrations by Pixiv artists on scenes for everything like action poses, sitting, bondage, and more. There are also more specialized guides for kisses, and even the infamous kabe-don (wall hitting) scenes. Perhaps best of all, this book comes with a CD-ROM full of sample images and materials. A must have book for aspiring artists. 160-pages.
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    $26.00
  • 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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    $30.00
  • Fantasy illustration Basic Rules and Technic
    We love stocking up how to draw books for our customers who are vying to be a pro artist one day. If you've ever had a hard time designing fantasy character for games, this how to draw book is here to help you. It is well known that the best character designs must not only look good, but it must be functional as well. If you want to improve you understanding of character designs, you have to learn how certain things work on your characters and this book helps you do just that. 162 pages of tutorials, guidelines, poses, costume details, step by step instructions and in depth body structure and analysis so that you can make your fantasy character design perfect. Improve your Manga drawing skills and impress you friends with this awesome tutorial book.
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    $26.00
  • 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 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Manga Basic Design   Character and Back Ground (Chara, Haikei) Manga no Kiso Design
    Here's another great "How to Draw Manga" artbook that teaches you the excellent techniques of creating anime-style art. This book focuses on both creating characters and illustrating backgrounds, and it's got excellent lessons for you to copy until you start to make great art yourself, and it's specially designed so you can work on the sample designs before moving onto the next section. A great resource for future artists from Japan. 175 pages, standard A4 size.
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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 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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  • How to Draw Manga   Bishoujo From 3D Shape
    Here's another great "How to Draw" manga and moe art book from Japan. This time the focus is on super cute characters and the "3D" aspects of their bodies or faces that make them come alive for us as fans. There are tons of specific examples of how to make your art "pop out" at the reader more, including studying how body positions work, how to use hair and eye features to make your characters more real, how to draw anatomy and bodies in specific poses, and more. 176 pages, including color illustration pages and more.
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  • POSING toi_et_moi
    Here's a booklet featuring the original artworks of Kuro from the doujin circle toi_et_moi. The theme of the booklet this time are poses and focuses on the beauty of the poses an ordinary girl with a variety of clothes with illustrations accompanied by his thoughts on why they are attractive. He gives his thoughts on why such poses are done and how they behave in them.
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    $24.00
  • 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 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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  • 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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    $26.00
  • How To Draw Beautiful Girl Characters -- Bishojo Sakuga - Learn from Zero
    Here's a really nice How to Draw book that helps you understand how to design, draw and color illustrations of bishoujo (beautiful female characters). Several different artists, including Fly, Kemi, Keshin, Tanaka Rrogan and more, take you through their process of drawing an image, getting the characters and elements right, then scanning into a computer and coloring with Photoshop. The book is 130 pages, in Japanese language only, but with tons of visuals to learn fomr.
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  • Toru Yoshida's Style - Drawing Women in 10 minutes
    This is a great new "How to Draw Manga" book by artist Toru Yoshida (creator of Votoms back in the day), in which she helps you start drawing cute anime girls in just 10 minutes. The secret is keeping everything simple, with lines initiating that are not difficult to copy, yet which express lots of emotion. There are 180 pages, with more than 250 illustrations for you to study and copy, including facial expressions, body poses, and more.
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    $28.00
  • Japanese Style Background Catalogue 2  -- Haikei
    Another great "How to Draw Manga" book from Japan, this one focusing on a very esoteric yet very important topic, backgrounds. But this book doesn't help you to draw just any backgrounds in your art, but fabulously unique Japanese backgrounds, Japanese homes with the tiny mats, Showa and Taisho era holmes with furniture to match, beautiful exteriors with wonderful traditional Japanese roof tiles, and more. This photobook is great whether you're trying to create art, or just love appreciating wonderful Japanese architecture. Full-color, 190 pages.
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  • SWEET ESSENTIA - Fujima Takuya Rough and Line Art
    Celebrate the wonderful artworks of Fujima Takuya, creators of Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha and Vivid Strike!, which is filled with his wonderful line art and sketch work, on which his full illustrations are based. The artwork presents 50 pages of his wonderful art, with all your favorite characters just as they were he put them on paper. A beautifully printed professional doujinshi.
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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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  • I Love Girls' Lingeries   Onnanoko no Shitagi Daisuki
    A great addition to our series of Moe books, this is the lingerie encyclopedia, that will teach you everything you need to know about girl's underwear, from different styles like seamless bras, baby dolls, and G-Strings, to full explanations on how to wear it, the whole thing being illustrated with gorgeous moe girls character illustration and cute sketches. A cool and original 112 page artbook for all pantsu fans as well as collectors of the Moe Moe Encyclopedia series.
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    $25.00
  • 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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  • Sexy Muscle Posing for Comic and Illustration
    Here's another amazing How to Draw book that shows you how to be a better artists, this time focusing on the drawing of men's bodies in various poses, especially their muscles. This is a great book that lets artists see men standing in many different poses, so you can learn how to improve your techniques as an artist. The photos are awesome in and of themselves, so you can use this as a photobook, too. Features a CD with photos in the book in easy to view digital form for reference. 112 pages.
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  • How to Draw Moe Lolita Fashion (Face, Body, Clothes variations)
    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 gothic lolita dresses and fashion for your moe characters. Improve your manga drawing skills and impress you friends with this awesome tutorial book.
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    $26.00
  • How to Draw Manga   Bishoujo Character Design (Face, Body ver.)
    A how to draw manga featuring bishoujo character designing that shows in depth explanations and demonstrations on not only how to draw amazing looking moe girls, but also on the basics about how the face and body moves and functions. Even those who can not read Japanese, this book's colorful and intuitive artwork and sketching demonstrations will teach you about the basics like the functions of muscles and how they change the appearance of head and torso, to hints on how to make more realistic body parts through a better understanding of joints, bones and skin and how they change for characters of different sizes, body types, and ages. 176 pages. A must have book for aspiring artists. A great item for fans of high quality artist pose books and photobook collectors!
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    $26.00
  • How to Draw Moe Lolita Fashion   From Beautiful Basic Pose to Charming Pose
    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 with beautiful and charming poses, this book does just that. 176 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 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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    $23.00