Unlock your artistic talents and create your own exciting manga art with this unique interactive handbook.
Combining Laura Watton's expert tutorials with plenty of space to sketch, practice and develop your own ideas, You Will Be Able to Draw Manga By The End of This Book will teach you the skills you need and give you the confidence to create your own manga characters, layouts, and stories. You'll learn how to draw beautiful boys, dynamic girls, cute animals and even fun chibi, mastering pen and pencil techniques and the fundamentals of manga storytelling as you go.
Laura Watton has been creating her own manga for many years, and her stories have been published by Tokyopop and Sweatdrop Studios. She has contributed to several how-to books (including The Shoujo Manga Fashion Drawing Book and How to Draw Manga Made Easy) and writes a regular "Manga School" feature in Neo magazine. Making indie art and comic books, Laura also publishes BiomechaComic.com, one of the UK's earliest forays into Japanese-inspired indie comics, and runs PinkAppleJam.com.
She lives in the UK.