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Manga for the Beginner Midnight Monsters: How to Draw Zombies, Vampires, and Other Delightfully Devious Characters of Japanese Comics
     

Manga for the Beginner Midnight Monsters: How to Draw Zombies, Vampires, and Other Delightfully Devious Characters of Japanese Comics

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by Christopher Hart
 

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Using step-by-step instruction on how to draw Japanese manga and anime zombies, vampires, and monsters, best-selling author Christopher Hart teaches artists how they can create their own spooky manga characters.

With the occult running rampant in today's television, movies, and other media, it's no wonder that the scary, monstrous, and dark characters of manga have

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Using step-by-step instruction on how to draw Japanese manga and anime zombies, vampires, and monsters, best-selling author Christopher Hart teaches artists how they can create their own spooky manga characters.

With the occult running rampant in today's television, movies, and other media, it's no wonder that the scary, monstrous, and dark characters of manga have become so popular. From drawing monster eyes to goth boys, Manga for the Beginner Midnight Monsters teaches artists how to draw these creepy and mysterious characters that they just can't get enough of.

Packed with expert tips on drawing:
·         Zombies
·         Vampires
·         Werewolves
·         Goths
·         Witches
·         Sorcerers
·         And so much more!

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
PRAISE for Christopher Hart:

“Hart is an excellent teacher, and the easy-to-follow, kid-friendly instructions of Young Artists Draw Manga will inspire, not frustrate, a beginning artist, just as previous books of the series have done. In fact, Hart’s books have sold more than 3.1 million English-language copies; have been translated into 20 languages; and have been selected by the American Library Association for special notice.”—Examiner.com

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780823007103
Publisher:
Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony
Publication date:
09/03/2013
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
257,406
Product dimensions:
7.98(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.54(d)

Read an Excerpt

Zombies are fun to draw because they're just about the most stubborn characters in all of manga. Arm fallen off? No problem. She'll just keep moving forward. Legs rotted away? A mere speed bump. She'll just drag herself along the ground until she finds a human victim. Zombies always make me wonder if we humans underestimate just how good we must taste.

Meet the Author

CHRISTOPHER HART is the world's bestselling author of drawing and cartooning books. His books have sold more than 7.4 million copies and have been translated into 20 languages. Renowned for up-to-the-minute content and easy-to-follow steps, all of Hart's books have become staples for a new generation of aspiring artists and professionals, and they have been selected by the American Library Association for special notice.

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Manga for the Beginner Midnight Monsters: How to Draw Zombies, Vampires, and Other Delightfully Devious Characters of Japanese Comics 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 10 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Kawaii means cute. It is pronounced as "ka-why-eee" Many people confuse the pronunciation for kawai. Which means smewhere along the lines of "Im scared". Kawai is pronounced "ka-why" Source: i am learning japanese and hav a vast knlowledge of japanese words from anime and my own studies
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I have a nook glowlight and I got the free sample. I would recommend to no get it. The actual paperback copy is so much better and explains more. Christopher Hart is an amazing artist in my point of view. I realize some might disagree with this and think there better than him, but for bigginers, all of his beginer books are great! ~pikachufangirl
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Luv chrstphr hrt
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I bought it and its aw-sooome. Im already really good at drawing manga, but this book helped me make my drawings even better, and drawing vamps is the most fun. Highly reccomended for those who are into art and the spooks. ~ pokemon girl :)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It doesnt really give u step by step, just really good tips on how to make it look better. Its really god for somone who knows how to do manga, but wants to give it a spooky touch. If ur a beginner, i recomend christopher harts other book: Manga for the beginner.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Please answer my subject question, plus does anyone know how to publish your own worj onto b&n? If so please do tell....plus is this worth the money? Thanks!:3
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book taught me a lot
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Mark Crilley writes great books on how to draw manga. This book is amazing for learning how to create occolt characters.