How to Draw Anime Characters (manga)
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Draw inspiration from the photo above, watch any of the two videos below, or keep reading to see how to draw anime characters (manga) in an easy step-by-step tutorial.
How to Draw Anime Characters
The tutorial below by wikihow shows two options on how to draw anime characters. Weather you are looking to draw a boy anime character or a girl anime character, there are two “methods” that explain how to do so. This easy step-by-step tutorial makes an intimidating subject quite easy.
Sketch a circle and a vertical rectangle. Draw a straight line connecting the two shapes.2. Sketch a line ¼ of the circle.3. Add the guidelines face and body curve. For the body curve guideline, draw a triangle for the upper body shape and a semi circle for the hips.4. Sketch the extremities as lines and circles. The circles represent the joints.5. Sketch 2 circles for the eyes.6. Add the shape of the girl such as the face, the arms, neck and body shape.7. Sketch lines showing the position of the fingers.8. Draw the draft for the hair.9. Draw the draft for the dress. You can dress the character with a dress you like.10. Draw the outline of the anime girl.11. Erase the draft lines.12. Color.
1. Sketch a big circle.2. Sketch the face, neck and the shoulder.3. Add the guidelines for the face. Draw 3 lines for the eyes’ position and a line for the mouth’s.4. Draw the basic outline of the face and the ears. The ears should be within the middle line for the eyes up to the line for the mouth.5. Add the eyes, nose, and mouth. Add also the details for the ears and the eyes.6. Draw the basic features for the hair.7. Draw the clothes.8. Erase the draft lines and add more details. You can add more creases in the clothes and hair details.9. Color the boy as you like.