Cartooning Pen Set
A pen set of six different nibs and two different penholders
specially designed for the cartoonist. The pens provide a variety
of round, oval and flexible fine line nibs. Buy the Speedball
Pen Set from our US advertiser MisterArt.com.
to draw Manga;
Power up Manga techniques for beginners
by A Society for the Study of Manga Techniques,
Representative members: Hideki Matsuoka, Tatsuhiro Ozaki, Takehiko
Graphic-sha Publishing Co., Ltd.
This volume is aimed at the advancement
of manga and prepared by a group of assistants to popular manga
artist Yu Kinutani. It begins with the use of drawing utensils and
covers character faces, full bodies, arms, legs, hair and so on.
The instructions are presented in easy-to-understand blocks.
A great way to begin a hobby or career in the field of Japanese
manga. English Language. 10 inches long by 7 inches wide. Black-and-white.
book concentrates on character types. Chapter 1 will
show you how to draw figures in fully realised 3-D.
2 will focus on how to draw bodies. It will show how
the muscle structure of the body can be rendered, and will enable
you to draw human bodies which look quite natural.
3 will teach you how to draw character. It will enable
you to bring out character closer to how professionals do it.
inside! check out the steel
pen nibs in this book. Tachikawa, Nikko and Zebra, G-pens, Round
pens, Turnip pens and School pens.
Zebra, Nikko and Tachikawa are well known
nib manufacturers. For drawing cartoon characters, the G-pen and
the Round-pen are most often used. Some cartoonists prefer to use
the turnip pen (Kabura Pen) for the hardness of line it gives.
to draw Manga; Compiling Characters is my personal favorite in the
How to draw Manga series. The authors compares Japanese pen nibs
from Zebra, Nikko and Tachikawa, including the G-Pen, School Pen,
Turnip Pen, Round Pen, Tama Pen, Saji Pen and Spoon Pen. The book
has images of all nibs and a small drawing made with each nib. For
example, NIKKO G-PEN This pen has a very smooth and easy flow.
It is suitable for drawing thicker rather than fin lines.
HOW TO DRAW MANGA från Bokus bokhandel.
Cool Manga Comics and Animé sites. Links to Japanese Pen manufacturerers.
Pen Nibs from the book How to draw Manga;
is the Japanese word for pen-nib. Read more in the English/Japanese
Pen Term Lexicon by Richard Binder on www.pentrace.com.
FREE and commercial comics & cartoon fonts.
to draw Manga
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