Drawing Moe Couples and Pairs: Male and Female Characters
Learn how to draw couples of male and female characters in different poses and from various angles! The book explains how to draw the different physiques and body language of male and female characters and introduces tips to express closeness and convey the characters' emotions.
Chapter 1: Face and body of characters interested in each other
Chapter 2: Physical differences and different body language
Chapter 3: Using body parts to express closeness
Chapter 4: The importance of the point of view
Chapter 5: Color illustrations & commentary
■ by Kaneda Kobo, Tsubura Kadomaru
■ 257 x 190 mm / 168 pages
■ Published in July 2014
■ ISBN: 9784798608358
■ Japanese title: 萌えふたりの描き方 男女編
Rights sold to Taiwan, China, South Korea
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.