Do you like watching anime or reading manga comics?
Many anime fans also enjoy drawing their favorite characters.
This fan art can feature new stories, abilities, and characters not explored in the books or shows, or intriguing crossovers between familiar franchises.
Learn how to draw your own anime and manga fan art today!
Anime and manga-style artwork is recognizable by the large, expressive, often rectangular eyes and the spikey hair worn by many characters.
Other common features include exaggerated muscles and female body types, short pleated skirts, and bright, unnatural hair colors.
Some have unique clothing or animal ears and tails.
The chibi anime style deforms characters with large eyes and heads and small bodies, giving them a cute childlike appearance.
Chibi forms of characters may be used to indicate strong emotions such as anger, love, or embarrassment.
Which anime is your favorite?
You can learn how to draw your favorite characters from Dragon Ball Z, Naruto, Fairy Tale, My Hero Academia, Marvel, Kaguya-sama: Love Is War and Sailor Moon.
You can also learn how to draw anime-style facial features, such as eyes and hair, to design your own unique character!
Epic battles or epic love stories – the choice is yours when you illustrate your own anime and manga pictures!
Channel some Kamehameha energy into your pen, pencil, or marker, and let’s get drawing today!