What do you get when you cross popular manga style with legends of mythology and folklore? Manga Magic ! In this one-of-a-kind guide, beloved and prolific manga artist Supittha "Annie" Bunyapen (a.k.a. Ecthelian on deviantART) shows you how to put original spins on popular fantasy figures and creatures, with insight on everything from what they wear to where they dwell. Inside, you'll learn how to:
- Develop fantastic characters from basic anatomy to important details like hair and skin tones.
- Design costumes fit for a goddess (or fairy, or Pan, or what-have-you) right down to armor, jewelry and footwear.
- Color with confidence. Achieve various results using basic watercolor techniques, special effects and markers.
- Set the scene with great backgrounds from aerial views to underwater scenes.
- Bring it all together, step by step. 20+ start-to-finish demos feature a variety of mythic characters, from wood nymphs and Golem, to multiple gods and goddesses.
|Product dimensions:||8.20(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Supittha "Annie" Bunyapen, South Carolina, is a prolific, young manga artist of Thai decent and author of best-selling Shojo Wonder Manga (IMPACT, 2011). Known as Ecthelian on deviantART, her site has received more than 2.6 million pageviews as of September 2015. deviantART.com/echthelian
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You should totally get this! The artist is sooo talented.