Title : How To Draw Manga Special: Colored Original Drawings
ASIN : 4889960473
Description : The media used for colour genga (original drawings) are felt markers. Copic sketch markers are particularly popular, because they allow the artist to use a wide variety of styles and can be used with an airbrush. This publication presents in great detail copic sketch techniques, giving consideration to suitability with paper and even includes techniques of combining markers with pastels and other media. It is an unparalleled, innovative manual, proving excellent reference for the beginner and the professional alike.
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Rating : 3.4
Rating : 8
Review : Excellent for the Serious Drawer
This is a very unique manga-drawing guide as it covers specifically colored pictures. However, I I felt that it did an excellent job of covering that subject.
For example, this book had a section that showed how the same colored drawing would look on many, many different types of paper. It also explained the differences between, water, oil, and alchohol-based markers and important little things to know about them. (For example, oil-based markers will dissolve toner.) It also mentioned things such as not coloring too quickly or too slowly, and photocopying your images when coloring to make room for mistakes. It even tells you multiple ways of storing and protecting your finished artwork and where to make copies…
The guide also goes on to airbrush techniques…
Also, this book provided several solid examples of doing colored drawings step by step. And, this volume was quite free of ecchi material, which is an enormous plus in my view.
Finally, the little mini-manga at…