Mastering Manga with Mark Crilley

Mastering Manga with Mark Crilley
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2012-02-08
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781440324345
Language: en
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It's THE book on manga from YouTube's most popular art instruction Guru! There's more to manga than big, shiny eyes and funky hair. In these action-packed pages, graphic novelist Mark Crilley shows you step-by-step how to achieve an authentic manga style—from drawing faces and figures to laying out awesome, high-drama spreads. You'll learn how a few basic lines will help you place facial features in their proper locations and simple tricks for getting body proportions right. Plus, you'll find inspiration for infusing your work with expression, attitude and action. This is the book fans have been requesting for years, packed with expert tips on everything from hairstyles and clothing to word bubbles and sound effects, delivered in the same friendly, easy-to-follow style that has made Mark Crilley one of the "25 Most Subscribed to Gurus on YouTube." Take this opportunity to turn the characters and stories in your head into professional-quality art on the page! Packed with everything you need to make your first (or your best-ever) manga stories! • 30 step-by-step demonstrations showing how to draw faces and figures for a variety of ages and body types • Inspirational galleries featuring 101 eyes, 50 ways to draw hands, 40 hairstyles, 12 common expressions, 30 classic poses and more! • Tutorials to create a variety of realistic settings • Advanced lessons on backgrounds, inking, sequencing and layout options

Mastering Manga 2

Mastering Manga 2
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2013-09-25
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781440328404
Language: en
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Level UP and master more manga with YouTube's most popular art instructor, Mark Crilley! It's here! The highly anticipated follow-up to the best-selling Mastering Manga provides everything you need, regardless of your skill-level, to learn how to draw manga like a pro. Graphic novelist and YouTube's most popular art instructor Mark Crilley is back to lead you on your artistic journey. No matter what your experience, Mastering Manga 2 will have you creating manga in no time. You'll master the basics of facial and body proportions as your drawing skills increase to the next level. Clear and easy step-by-step instruction will walk you through the mechanics of how to draw manga. You'll learn to create characters in diverse settings and scenes, as well as a variety of styles. Lessons on background and perspective will help you pull it all together into a full manga story panel. More than 30 step-by-step demonstrations! • Proportion. Learn to draw all types of bodies, faces, ages and ethnicities in profile, from behind, and more, including how to turn a full-sized character into an adorable chibi. • Clothing and body language. Reveal your character's personality through hairstyles, expressions, clothing styles and accessories. • Useful poses. Tweak 16 classic manga poses to make them your own, or follow along with specific step-by-step demonstrations on drawing characters sitting, fighting, kissing and more. • Environments. Create all types of habitats and moods using forest elements, rain, and the effects of water and weather. • Anatomy of a manga panel. Learn how to choose the correct composition, background, depth and balance to create the most effective panel layout for your story. Grab a pencil and learn all the secrets needed to bring your manga story to life!

Manga Art

Manga Art
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2017
Editor: Watson-Guptill
Pages: 167
ISBN: 9780385346313
Language: en
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An artist and art instructor reveals the unlimited possibilities of manga by pairing original artwork pieces covering all aspects of manga with information on the ideas, tools, and methods used to them.

My Last Summer with Cass

My Last Summer with Cass
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2021-03-16
Editor: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9780316705479
Language: en
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This One Summer meets The Edge of Seventeen in this poignant coming-of-age YA graphic novel about two childhood friends at a crossroads in their lives and art from the author of Mastering Manga. Megan and Cass have been joined at the brush for as long as they can remember. For years, while spending summers together at a lakeside cabin, they created art together, from sand to scribbles . . . to anything available. Then Cass moved away to New York. When Megan finally convinces her parents to let her spend a week in the city, too, it seems like Cass has completely changed. She has tattoos, every artist in the city knows her. She even eats chicken feet now! At least one thing has stayed the same: They still make their best art together. But when one girl betrays the other's trust on the eve of what is supposed to be their greatest artistic feat yet, can their friendship survive? Can their art?

Mark Crilley s Ultimate Book of Drawing Hands

Mark Crilley s Ultimate Book of Drawing Hands
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2021-09-07
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9780593327999
Language: en
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Discover the simple secrets to drawing amazing hands, from popular YouTube instructor Mark Crilley Whether you’re drawing superheroes, manga and anime characters, robots, highly detailed photorealistic figures or anything in between, hands can be the most challenging aspect of creating compelling characters that gesture, communicate, and truly come to life. In simple step-by-step lessons along with plenty of full-color examples, popular instructor and author Mark Crilley takes you from the basics to the finer points. All you need is paper, pencil, and eraser.

Chibi The Official Mark Crilley How to Draw Guide

Chibi  The Official Mark Crilley How to Draw Guide
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2018-03-20
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781440340949
Language: en
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Master how to draw super tiny and adorable chibi characters! This book (and your fuzzy-costumed tour guide Mochy) will teach you everything you need to know about drawing chibis! From the word "short" in Japanese, this manga illustration style features cute characters with big heads, tiny bodies and adorably exaggerated facial expressions. Play with proportions to create highly stylized itty-bitty chibis or unusually tall ones, using their big eyes and giant personalities to convey animated emotions, from surprised and joyful to sad and mad. • 32 step-by-step lessons cover everything from proportions and poses to clothing and digital coloring. • Create every kind of chibi: boys, girls, pets, witches, fairies and anthropomorphic characters. • Learn how to turn your friends, family and yourself into adorable chibis! • Includes a chapter dedicated to making chibi crafts, such as phone cases, greeting cards and do-not-disturb signs. Show everyone how awesome your chibis are!

The Drawing Lesson

The Drawing Lesson
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2016
Editor: Watson-Guptill
Pages: 137
ISBN: 9780385346337
Language: en
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An instructional art book in narrative graphic novel form that uses the tale of one aspiring young artist and his reluctant mentor to impart easy-to-follow lessons on the fundamentals of drawing. With over 10 million views and growing, Mark Crilley's YouTube drawing instruction videos have an enormous worldwide legion of fans and have been featured on sites such as Yahoo News and Reddit. In addition, Crilley is an accomplished graphic novelist. Now for the first time, he pairs both strengths resulting in a one-of-a-kind art instruction experience. Through the story of aspiring, overeager young artist-in-the-making David and his helpful, but often flustered mentor, Becky, readers gain a grounding in the basics of drawing and rendering, along with a helping of laughs and poignant entertainment. Each lesson builds off the previous, with sidebars at the end of each chapter that direct readers to tackle some of the very same drawing exercises that David has just completed. The sequential art format provides the perfect vehicle for these step-by-step lessons, and the Pixar-esque approach to the surrounding characters and story ensures an enjoyable experience that readers will want to revisit again and again.

The Comic Book Lesson

The Comic Book Lesson
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2022-07-26
Editor: Watson-Guptill
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9781984858443
Language: en
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An aspiring young creator learns the fundamentals of visual storytelling from three comic book mentors in this charming illustrated tale—a graphic novel that teaches you how to turn your stories into comics! Acclaimed illustrator and graphic novelist Mark Crilley returns with a new approach to learning the essential elements of making comics. His easy-to-follow instruction about comic book art, design, and storytelling provides aspiring creators a one-of-a-kind how-to experience. In The Comic Book Lesson, you’ll meet Emily—an enthusiastic young comics fan who has a story she needs to tell. On her quest to turn that story into a comic book, Emily meets three helpful mentors who share their knowledge. Trudy, a high school student who works at the local comics shop, teaches Emily how to create expressive characters and how art can convey action and suspense. Madeline, a self-published manga artist, teaches Emily how to use panel composition and layout to tell a story visually and how to develop a comic from script to sketch to finished pages. Sophie, a professional graphic novelist, guides Emily through fine-tuning the details of dialogue, sequence, and pacing to lead readers through the story. Page by page, you’ll discover more about the events that drive Emily to create her comic book as her mentors teach her (and you!) about the fundamentals of visual narrative and comic book art. Each lesson builds on the previous one, guiding you through the steps of planning and creating your comic, with accompanying exercises you can try for yourself. Are you ready to start your comic book lesson today?

Miki Falls 4

Miki Falls 4
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2008-02-12
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 165
ISBN: 1435224434
Language: en
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Miki and Hiro trek through the frozen north as Akuzu's powerful agents are hot on their trail to break them up.

Mastering Manga 3

Mastering Manga 3
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2016-08-29
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781440341052
Language: en
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Master the skills to create your very own manga! Expert manga artist Mark Crilley guides you to another level with this powered-up drawing book. Complete your Crilley collection with this third installation, which elevates the instruction to focus on drawing methods to help you create distinctive and detailed professional-level manga art. Through 40 in-depth step-by-step demonstrations not covered in other Mastering Manga books, Mark reveals his secrets for adding color, how to draw manga-style animals, ways to use photo reference, his preferred art supplies and how to fix character inconsistencies. The book is broken down into three sections: • Characters and Styles. Learn how to draw characters in every manga style--elegant Shojo, angular Dark Fantasy, action-packed Shonen and cute cartoon. Includes non-human characters like animal familiars (realistic or chibi) and aliens. Break-out lessons focus on anatomy, hairstyles and all genres of clothing, from classic anime uniforms to fantasy costuming. • Poses and Action. Make your characters bold, memorable and full of vitality. Get the most out of your poses by learning how to create natural, standing and dynamic running poses, plus sword fights, romantic Shojo interactions and stances for animals, manga monsters, chibi cuties and mech a robots. Advanced lessons include how to convey a sense of motion, tips on body language and how to effectively using foreshortening. • Finishing Touches. Elevate your art with Mark's professional instruction on completing your comic. These final lessons include page layouts, logo design, how to place a character in a setting, correctly using dialogue and speech bubbles, advanced costume design (fantasy armor, wings, and more) and how to create attention-grabbing cover art. "Manga is all about fresh concepts and fascinating characters. You've got ideas. You've invented new characters. There's a whole world waiting to see what you've come up with!" --Mark Crilley

The Two Pencil Method

The Two Pencil Method
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2018-09-18
Editor: Watson-Guptill
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780399581267
Language: en
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From the best-selling artist and YouTube art instructor, this book features step-by-step lessons that show you how to draw professional-quality portraits, landscapes, travel sketches, and animals using only two ordinary pencils. Great art doesn't have to be expensive. For the cost of a regular graphite writing pencil and an equally ordinary black colored pencil, you can create drawings worthy of framing and displaying. In this straightforward, aspiring artist's guide to rendering a variety of popular subjects with only two pencils, artist and art instructor Mark Crilley presents a direct, approachable, and achievable method for drawing just about anything. The Two-Pencil Method breaks down Crilley's techniques across six chapters of five lessons each. In each lesson, you'll learn how the two-pencil method can add depth and shading, allowing you to create bold and distinctive drawings that go beyond mere sketchbook doodles. The book moves from a primer on drawing basics to step-by-step examples of still lifes, landscapes, animals, travel sketches, and portraits. With each chapter, Crilley's confident and encouraging voice and expert insights demonstrate how to achieve stunning artistic results from the simplest of art materials.

Mastering Manga How to Draw Manga Bodies

Mastering Manga  How to Draw Manga Bodies
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2012-02-08
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 286
ISBN: 9781440323614
Language: en
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Mastering Manga, How to Draw Manga Bodies is an excerpt from Mastering Manga With Mark Crilley. Get everything you need to know to begin drawing manga figures of all types, from typical teens to parents and babies--with the correct proportions and in all sorts of poses. Mark also shows how variations in height and proportion suit different manga styles, and you'll be delighted by how simple it is to get it just right!

Chibi Manga

Chibi Manga
Author: Eva Minguet
Release: 2016-03-01
Editor: HarperCollins
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9780062560537
Language: en
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For artists of all ages, the ultimate full-color guide to drawing a variety of adorable chibi manga characters from Kamikaze Factory Studio, the leading anime school and studio. With their oversized heads, chubby cheeks, and enormous and expressive eyes, chibi manga is a popular art from in graphic novels, video games, and films—and one of the most difficult manga styles to master. Chibi Manga includes all of the tricks—both freehand and digital—manga artists, illustrators, and graphic designers need to create five different kinds of chibi manga characters: Ninja, Gothic, Magic, Heroines, and Heroes. The most complete how-to-draw book on this manga style, Chibi Manga covers both manga and anime, and includes detailed information on how to apply digital color, 3D designs, vectorial drawing, and a host of other fascinating and useful design applications to go from initial black-and-white sketches to vibrant, fully costumed collections. Each project in this easy-to-follow guide includes precise step-by-step instructions, a list of specific software, tools, and professional tricks to achieve the unique look and mischievous quality of these adorable characters and animals.

Drawing Manga Animals Chibis and Other Adorable Creatures

Drawing Manga Animals  Chibis  and Other Adorable Creatures
Author: J.C. Amberlyn
Release: 2013-02-20
Editor: Watson-Guptill
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780823085613
Language: en
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Learn the Tricks of the Trade for Drawing Irresistibly Cute Manga-Style Animals and Chibis! The world of manga is filled with strange creatures and adorable sidekicks. Just about every manga hero and heroine has an animal mascot, and all the most popular ones have a cute "chibi" form. This book teaches aspiring manga artists how to create the funny critters that populate girls' manga and the more gritty, gothic creatures found in boys' manga. It starts with the basics of creating manga-style characters—everything from drawing heads and faces to eyes and expressions, to creating incredibly cute chibis. Part two features a valuable reference section on the mythological and real animals that have shaped Japanese artwork and stories. The final section has step-by-step demonstrations on using computer programs such as Photoshop and Corel Painter to create manga art and comics. So whether you're just starting out and want to draw a cute, simple mascot, or would like to try something more complex like an Asian dragon, or are ready to create your own otherworldly adventure, this book has something for you no matter what your skill level.

How to Draw Manga

How to Draw Manga
Author: Andrew Harnes
Release: 2015-05-27
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 90
ISBN: 1514110458
Language: en
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Step by Step, How to Draw Manga with Over 90+ Illustrations! (Seriously Scroll up and Look Inside!)Comes with A lot of Illustrations! Amazing Hidden Techniques!Comes with BONUS Normally Sold at $9.97 for FREE, Only for TODAY!Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn Inside... Materials When You're Starting Out The Fundamental Elements of Arts Do Warm-ups Before You Start Techniques on How to Draw the Face - Eyes, Mouth, Nose and Ears Drawing the Face in Different Angles How to Draw the Hair and Different Hairstyles Using the Anatomy Model in Drawing the Body - Hands, Trunk and Legs Making your Character Do Some Actions Designing your Character Clothes, Accessories and Shoes! Things Included in The Book (Scroll up and Look Inside!) Over 90+ Colorful Drawings Hand Held Step by Step Instructions with ILLUSTRATIONS! Extra Bonuses Included in the Book!

More How to Draw Manga

More How to Draw Manga
Author: Go office
Release: 2004
Editor: Graphic Sha Publishing Company
Pages: 116
ISBN: 4766114825
Language: en
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Offers step-by-step instructions for drawing manga, including tips on penning distinctive characters, making corrections, and creating depth.

Miki Falls Spring

Miki Falls  Spring
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2007-05-01
Editor: Harper Collins
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9780060846169
Language: en
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It's spring—a time for new beginnings. This is Miki Yoshida's final year of high school, and she's determined to make this the best year yet. Miki is in control . . . . . . until Hiro Sakurai shows up. The tall, handsome new student is hiding something, and Miki wants to know what. As she breaks down Hiro's defenses, she is unnerved by how much she cares about him. Too bad he is the one guy who can't care for her back. But Miki is falling for Hiro, and nothing's going to stop her from getting close to him—not even his dangerous secret.

Brody s Ghost Collected Edition

Brody s Ghost Collected Edition
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2016
Editor: Dark Horse Comics
Pages: 600
ISBN: 9781616559014
Language: en
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Brody encounters a ghostly teenage girl who needs his help hunting down a dangerous killer and he must undergo training from the spirit of a centuries-old samurai to unlock his hidden power to communicate with ghosts.

Brody s Ghost

Brody s Ghost
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2015
Editor: Dark Horse Books
Pages: 112
ISBN: 1616554614
Language: en
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When Brody comes face to face with a ghost, she tells him he is a ghost seer and she needs his help catching a killer.

Mastering Manga How to Draw Manga Faces

Mastering Manga  How to Draw Manga Faces
Author: Mark Crilley
Release: 2012-02-08
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 164
ISBN: 9781440323607
Language: en
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Mastering Manga, How to Draw Manga Faces is an excerpt from Mastering Manga With Mark Crilley. True manga style is about more than big eyed characters, but Mark's lessons ensure that you can get them right, whether the character is facing you straight on, at an angle, or in profile. With lessons on hair styles for boys and girls, and different expressions, you'll get everything you need to know to begin drawing perfectly proportioned manga faces right away.