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Manga Chibi Characters Critters and Scenes

You Can Draw Just for Kids

Samantha Whitten Jeannie Lee



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03 March 2020
Manga Chibi Characters, Critters & Scenes (You Can Draw Just For Kids!) shows how to draw in the chibi style using simple steps and easy-to-find art tools. Also included are tips and techniques for designing your own chibi creations! You can draw more than 30 chibi characters, animals, props, and much more, with the easy, step-by-step art projects in Manga Chibi Characters, Critters & Scenes (You Can Draw Just For Kids!). Learn to draw characters of all ages, clothes and props, fantasy critters, and more. Also included are tips and techniques encouraging you to design your own chibi creations once you are comfortable with the art style. No complicated tools are needed; you can create your own chibi art using just a pencil, pen, markers, and paper. The book opens with helpful sections on tools and materials, essential drawing techniques, color basics, and an examination of chibi faces and bodies. The step-by-step projects that follow will show you how to draw chibis of all kinds in any pose and from all angles. Included throughout the book are templates to scan or photocopy and practice on over and over again. In between drawing projects and templates, you will take a closer look at different chibis, their clothes and other props, and how to draw these characters in action. Use these pages to modify the templates to create your own characters. Tips and techniques for drawing chibi characters abound in Manga Chibi Characters, Critters & Scenes (You Can Draw Just For Kids!) You will love creating your own chibi characters, critters, and scenes!
By:   Samantha Whitten, Jeannie Lee
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 296mm,  Width: 222mm, 
ISBN:   9781633228641
ISBN 10:   1633228649
Series:   You Can Draw Just for Kids
Pages:   96
Publication Date:   03 March 2020
Recommended Age:   From 6 to 8 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  English as a second language
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Introduction Tools & Materials Drawing Techniques Color Basics What Makes It a Chibi? Chapter 1: Chibi Details Chapter 2: Chibi Characters Chapter 3: Chibi Critters Chapter 4: Chibi Props & Scenes Chapter 5: Templates About the Artists

Samantha Whitten is a Virginia-based independent artist who specializes in adorable illustrations. She has spent all of her life drawing and has pursued a career in illustration and graphic design, learning on her own and dabbling in a variety of projects. She earns a living by selling a unique range of self-produced products featuring her artwork, employing a cute and fun style that appeals to all ages, as well as illustrating a web comic in her spare time. Jeannie Lee's art education includes more than seven years of instruction under contemporary Western artist Ji Young Oh, as well as two years studying traditional character animation at California Institute of the Arts. She currently works as a senior artist at Sanshee and letters manga for UDON and VIZ Media (and fits video games and anime in wherever she can).

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