How to get Published As a Manga Artist book | Christopher HartOfficial website of best-selling author Christopher Hart, known for his techniques for drawing manga, anime, cartoons, animals, anatomy and the human figure. His books have sold over 6 million copies, and have been translated into 20 languages. He is published by Random House, Soho Publications and Walter Foster Books.

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NEW BOOK! Cartoon Faces: How to Draw Heads, Features & Expressions

Make a face—a funny face! The personality of a cartoon character begins with the face: the head, the features, the expressions. Get that right and you can create a memorable personality. Bestselling how-to-draw author Christopher Hart presents the ultimate tutorial on the topic in masterful detail, covering characters both male and female, from babies to adults, in all shapes and sizes.

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Monstrously Funny Cartoons

Aspiring artists learn all the drawing tips and tricks they need to create laugh-out-loud renditions of their favorite monsters and scary creatures direct from cartooning master Christopher Hart. This jam-packed cartooning guide shows readers how to capture the lighter side of these creepy creatures by combining them with Hart’s incredibly popular cartoon drawing style!

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Improve Your Proportions!

It’s important that artists acquire the skills to draw the human figure accurately without using direct reference. Thanks to Chris Hart’s foolproof method, even beginners can quick-check the proportions of their head and figure drawings, identify errors, and swiftly fix mistakes.
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Modern Cartooning

Not only are cartoons a form of entertainment, but they’re an incredibly popular style of drawing! With a fresh and easy-to-follow approach to cartooning, Christopher Hart shows readers basic tips for creating a cast of the most hilarious, outrageous characters inspired by today’s cartoons.
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Draw With Style

This fun introduction to design opens the world of style to budding fashionistas! Bestselling art instructor Chris Hart not only gives step-by-step instructions on drawing figures from many points of view and in varying poses, he explains the tricks of the trade: how to “dress” your figure; render color, texture, and print.
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I love Christopher Hart how to draw manga books!! They are the first thing I turn to when I need help! So creative and full of inspiration! Danielle from Utters, IL

Chris makes visualising a body as shapes so easy. His characters are emotive and interesting. Who knew learning to draw could be so fun! TJ from Australia

If not for his books my notebooks would look empty. Best source of tips and information for artists of every level. Tomek from Jelenia Góra, Poland

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