How to Pen & Ink: The Manga Start-up Guide
  • Alt. Title: Manga Start-up Guide Pen & Ink
  • ISBN-13: 9781569709177
  • ISBN-10: 1569709173
  • Imprint: DMP
  • Type: Single Volume
  • Format: Trade Paperback (plus dust jacket)
  • Size: 8.3" x 11.7"
  • Pages: 124 (approx.)
  • SRP: $19.95
  • Release Date: Jun 14, 2006
  • Genre: Instructional
Get set to turn the page and enter the most super-detailed, comprehensive, helpful manga guidebook ever created! From essential drawing techniques to equipment, no essential manga base is left uncovered. HOW TO PEN & INK explains each crucial step, from assembling your equipment to putting together a panel, in full detail. Check out interviews with top manga artists and exhaustive Q&A sections that guarantee that you'll have the confidence to get started and the guidance to develop your own distinctive manga style! You can even learn what special equipment many of the pros use, down to the last drop of ink. An intensive training course also awaits to help you through everything from sketching simple lines and backgrounds to tackling textures and applying tones. Key terms are defined alongside helpful illustrations and exclusive samples from many of today's best manga! Are you ready to go?