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  • Publisher: David & Charles
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 09 March 2021
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781446308479
  • Stock: Not Yet Published
  • Size: 200x235 mm
  • Illustrations: 288
  • Pages: 144
  • RRP: £14.99
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Manga Watercolor


Step-by-step manga art techniques from pencil to paint by Lisa Santrau

Book Description

Simply magical manga in watercolour! Learn how to create beautiful manga art from pencil sketch to finished painting, with this comprehensive guide.

Start by exploring a wide range of techniques including how to draw manga faces, poses, hair and eyes, then learn about background textures, colours and more.

Finally, complete 12 step-by-step painting projects to perfect your manga art skills. This easy-to-follow book by the creator of the popular Mechanical Princess comics, contains all you need to successfully paint your own watercolour manga images.

About the Author

About Lisa Santrau

Lisa Santrau is a professional illustrator who has been drawing and developing her manga art since childhood. After completing her studies in communications design at Folkwang University of the Arts, Germany, she spent a year living in Japan working in illustration and story-telling. 

She has produced work for Nike, EMF, Tokyopop, and Carlsen Comics among others. She often exhibits at comic conventions with her own manga series Mechanical Princess and Raven Curse.

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