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How to draw Shojo manga / by collaborative editing of Hana to Yume, Bessatsu Hana to Yume, LaLa, and Melody editorials ; translation: Alethea & Athena Nibley ; English adaptation: Hope Donovan.

Donovan, Hope. (Added Author). Nibley, Alethea. (Added Author). Nibley, Athena. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781427816658
  • ISBN: 1427816654
  • Physical Description: 165 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Tokyopop, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
This book is printed manga-style in the authentic Japanese right-to-left format.
Formatted Contents Note:
Gathering supplies -- Mastering drawing -- Story creation -- Storyboards -- Finalizing designs -- Pencilling -- Inking -- Finishing touches -- Submitting your work -- Bonus: Trying your hand at digital.
Summary, etc.:
Provides step-by-step guidelines for drawing shojo manga characters and creating a comic book, including drawing storyboards, finalizing character designs, inking, and working with digital tools.
Target Audience Note:
T for teen, age 13+. May include mild sexuality.
Language Note:
Translated from Japanese.
Subject: Comic books, strips, etc. > Japan > Technique.
Cartoon characters > Japan.
Figure drawing > Technique.
Clothing and dress in art.
Shojo manga > Technique.

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