Free your inner drama queen by learning how to draw fantastic fashion shojo manga (Japanese-style girls' comics). These books teach you how to create a myriad of fabulous characters and clothing items working primarily in pencil and ink.
Year 1 — This book demonstrates the basic manga practices of stylized proportions, clean lines, and contrast between black and white, with some work in color. It covers techniques for drawing heads, eyes, noses, mouths, ears, skin tones, makeup, hair, facial expressions, bodies, clothing, and accessories, then shows you how to put it all together to create specific looks and cool settings. Author — Irene Flores.