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Drawing Moe Idols: Fundamentals

Drawing Moe Idols: Fundamentals

In this book, you will find all you need to know to draw cute and energetic girl idols! You will learn the fundamentals of drawing idol characters and designing gorgeous idol costumes with lots of frills, with a whole section dedicated to skirts and how to combine them. You will also find tips for striking poses, stage lighting, and sparkles.



Chapter 1: Drawing an idol's body

Chapter 2: Drawing idol outfits

Chapter 3: Posing idols

Chapter 4: Drawing color illustrations of idols


    ■ by Mosoko Miyatsuki, Tsubura Kadomaru

    ■ 257 x 190 mm / 176 pages

    ■ Published in September 2019

    ■ ISBN: 9784798608662

    ■ Japanese title: 萌えアイドルの描き方 基本編

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    Rights sold to Taiwan, China, South Korea, Thailand


    Mosoko Miyatsuki studied manga, anime and character design at Nihon Kogakuin College. She has authored and contributed to many drawing manuals, and also works as a lecturer at Nihon Kogauin College.


    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.

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