Drawing Chibi Moe Characters: Face and Body
Learn to draw small and cute "chibi" characters! This book teaches techniques for drawing miniature characters in 2, 3 and 4-head ratios! Differences between female and male characters are also thoroughly explained. All you need to know about chibis in one book!
Chapter 1: Drawing the face of chibi characters
Chapter 2: Drawing the body of chibi characters
Chapter 3: Create your own chibi characters!
Chapter 4: Drawing original illustrations
■ by Kaneda Kobo, Tsubura Kadomaru
■ 257 x 190 mm / 176 pages
■ Published in January 2013
■ ISBN: 9784798604510
■ Japanese title: 萌えミニキャラクターの描き方 顔・からだ編
Rights sold to Taiwan, China, South Korea, Thailand
After working as an assistant and then becoming a manga artist and freelance illustrator, Kaneda Kobo began to produce illustrations for drawing manuals and advertisements, adapting the drawing style to the requirements of each job.
Tsubura Kadomaru has always loved drawing and sketching, and in middle and high school was the head of the school's art club. She protected the club, that had become a manga study group and Gundam get-together, and its members, raising creators who now work in the game and anime industry. She studied oil painting in the Faculty of Fine Arts of the Tokyo University of the Arts at a time when film studies and contemporary art were thriving. She has authored, edited, and conceived dozens of drawing manuals.