Top 10 best drawing manga for kids
Finding the best drawing manga for kids suitable for your needs isnt easy. With hundreds of choices can distract you. Knowing whats bad and whats good can be something of a minefield. In this article, weve done the hard work for you.
1. Kids Draw Big Book of Everything Manga
FeatureUsed Book in Good Condition
DescriptionAll manga, all the time, all the Chris Hart way!
Bumper book of 256 manga-packed pages
Learn to draw manga, step by step
One gigantic celebration of manga mania
Kids are drawn to manga like magnets, and Christopher Hart's manga books are among the hottest sellers of all books, with more than 2.5 million copies in print. Now Watson-Guptill has gathered Hart's four best-selling Kids Draw books and combined them into one giant manga book. If they're out there in the world of manga, they're in here: cute little critters, sophisticated heroes, witches and wizards, magical boys and magical girls, and everything else manga! Each character is drawn in clear step-by-steps, so young artists can easily follow along. At just 19.95 dollars, Kids Draw Big Book of Everything Manga is one big bundle of manga-drawing fun for one, low price.
2. How to Draw Manga Characters: A Beginner's Guide
FeatureMonacelli Press U S
DescriptionBRING YOUR IMAGINATION TO LIFE
In her second manga book, best-selling author J.C. Amberlyn focuses on favorite manga archetype characters, with a fun and lively how-to-draw book aimed at beginners. Every genre of manga has its typical charactersplucky hero and heroine; school boys and girls; funny friend/sidekick; serious warrior; young innocent; bishounen; genki girls; chibis; chibi animals; cat girls/cat boys; magical girls; adorable animals; strong/scary animals; gothic characters; fantasy charactersand they are all here along with the step-by-step drawing instructions needed to give even beginners the direction they need to create the favorite characters they cant get enough of. A final chapter on backgrounds, scenery, and the environment will further give readers the information they need to pull everything together and create their own manga characters and the worlds they live in. Includes 23 step-by-step demonstrations and exercises.
J.C. Amberlyn takes you through everything you need to know to create your favorite manga characters from Japanese comics or design your own.
INCLUDES IN-DEPTH INSTRUCTION ON:
What Is a Character * Creating a Manga Character * This Book * Materials and Supplies
Manga Character Archetypes and Story Genres * Manga Character Types * Some Common Terms and Color Associations
DRAWING THE HEAD AND FACE
Human Heads and Faces * Noses, Ears, and Mouths * Eyes * Hair * Animals
Emotions * Accessories * Exaggerating Features * Using Fur, Feathers, and Scales * Perspective * Animal Expressions * Dragons
BODIES AND GESTURES
Anatomy of a Chibi, Child, Woman, and Man * Gestures * Posture, Angles, and Character Appeal * Clothing and Accessories * Wings * Animal Bodies
SETTINGS, SCENES, AND SAMPLES
Props * Character Design Examples * Silhouettes * Scenes * Character Sheets
3. The Master Guide to Drawing Anime: How to Draw Original Characters from Simple Templates
FeatureThe Master Guide to Drawing Anime How to Draw Original Characters from Simple Templates
4. Drawing Chibi Supercute Characters Easy for Beginners & Kids (Manga / Anime): Learn How to Draw Cute Chibis in Animal Onesies with their Kawaii Pets (Drawing for Kids) (Volume 19)
DescriptionDoes your child, tween, or teen love super cute baby animals, boys, girls, and cartoon characters? Well this is called Kawaii / Chibi style and it is a part of the whole Manga/Anime craze. This book will teach them in an easy way how to draw 25 cute Chibi boys and girls wearing animal onesie costumes / pajamas. And as a plus, most of these Chibi characters are cuddling with their supercute Kawaii stuffed animals and pets. This book will teach your child how to draw, step by step, with the easiest approach possible...by using alphabet letters, numbers, symbols, and other simple shapes. Each tutorial makes learning how to draw Chibis as simple as possible. Kids will learn how to draw cute Chibi characters wearing all sorts of adorable costumes (onesies) such as a cat, dog, dragon, dinosaur, unicorn, raccoon, bear, panda, monkey, lion, bunny, duck, dolphin, tiger, frog, giraffe, and more. Easy Peasy. Chibi characters are known for their huge expressive eyes, larger heads, and smaller proportions (baby-like). The Kawaii critters that are part of many of the drawings are easy to doodle and are part of what makes this style so much fun to learn how to draw. Drawing Chibis is a perfect stepping stone for aspiring Manga / Anime artists. Rachel has been teaching kids how to draw for almost ten years now, and this drawing technique really works! With this no-tears strategy, learning how to draw is fun for children as young as 5 years old, but also works for adults and teens. Cartooning is fun for kids, but even more fun when it comes easy to them. This book does just that...makes drawing fun and easy for kids. This book will turn your child into the artist that he or she wants to be. Each cute Chibi drawing lesson is a step by step process. Each tutorial is broken down into the simplest of steps that can be followed by most children. Your child doesn't need to know how to read or write letters to follow these drawing lessons. In fact, even young children can enjoy this book. The only thing your child needs is time and interest. This book is for both boys and girls, and is good for kids of most age ranges, but is best for kids aged 9-12 - but if your kids are 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, etc, they will all have fun trying these drawing tutorials out. Have fun drawing the day away! Let the Chibi / Kawaii drawing and doodling start now! Just an FYI. This book teaches your child how to draw Chibi / Kawaii characters, animals, and things that we created. It does NOT teach your child how to make up their own Chibi / Kawaii characters.
5. EASY TO DRAW Anime & Manga CHIBI: Draw & Color 20 Cute Kawaii Animals & Pets, Boys & Girls (How to Draw Books) (Volume 1)
DescriptionThis book will HELP you EASY to DRAW 20 CUTE Kawaii ANIME and MANGA Chibi ANIMALS & PETS, BOYS & GIRLS. Even if this is your first attempt at sketching, you will not face any difficulty in DRAWING, using easy to follow STEP-BY-STEP illustrations.
Also you will find all the characters for FUN COLORING.
Enjoy DRAWING & COLORING!
6. How To Draw Anime: Easy step by step book of drawing anime for kids ( Anime drawings, How to draw anime manga, Drawing manga) (Basic Drawing Hacks) (Volume 7)
DescriptionDRAW THEM ALL!!
Don't let your child fall behind. This isn't necessarily about the quality of their current artwork, it is about their ability to communicate with their surroundings.
Order this bookand you will see how the simple process of improving your child's ability to draw common cartoon characters will translate into an improved ability to connect with the world.
7. How to Draw Kawaii Cute Animals + Characters 2: Easy to Draw Anime and Manga Drawing for Kids: Cartooning for Kids + Learning How to Draw Super Cute ... Characters, Doodles, & Things (Volume 14)
DescriptionDoes your child love cute baby animals, things, and cartoon characters? Well this is called Kawaii / Chibi style. This is our 2nd Kawaii book that will teach kids how to draw dozens of cute Kawaii style animals, things, and characters. This is a style of Manga / Anime that is very simple for children to draw. I am sure that you have seen Kawaii style before...these cute cartoons are known to have very basic geometric shapes, adorable expressions, and large eyes. This book will teach your child how to draw these cute characters, step by step, with the easiest approach possible...by using alphabet letters, numbers, symbols, and other simple shapes. Kids and beginners will learn how to draw cute Kawaii stacked animals, a cute Kawaii tiger, an adorable raccoon, a cute Kawaii turtle eating pizza, a Chibi kid in a frog onesie costume, an adorable Kawaii cactus, a cute pig cupcake, a silly fish spitting water at a bird, a Kawaii seal ice cream cone, a cute hedgehog, a llama dressed in a unicorn costume, and many other cute Kawaii characters. Some of these Chibi / Kawaii drawings might seem strange to you, but it is what kids are drawing these days...and these are so easy to learn how to draw. These cartoons are perfect for doodling. You will find your child's doodles and you won't be able to keep yourself from smiling. Kawaii style is easy to doodle and that is part of what makes this style so much fun to learn how to draw. Rachel has been teaching kids how to draw for almost ten years now, and this drawing technique really works! With this no-tears strategy, learning how to draw is fun for children as young as 5 years old, but also works for adults and teens. Cartooning is fun for kids, but even more fun when it comes easy to them. This book does just that...makes drawing fun and easy for kids. This book will turn your child into the manga / kawaii artist that he or she wants to be. Each cute Kawaii drawing lesson is a step by step process. Each tutorial is broken down into the simplest of steps that can be followed by most children. Your child doesn't need to know how to read or write letters to follow these drawing lessons. In fact, preschoolers, Kindergartners, First graders, etc. can enjoy this book. The only thing your child needs is time and interest. You can also use this as a drawing workbook as the child can draw along in the book. This book is for both boys and girls, and is good for kids of most age ranges, but is best for kids aged 6-8, 9-12 - but if your kids are 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, etc, they will all have fun trying these drawing tutorials out. Have fun drawing the day away! Let the Kawaii drawing and doodling start now! Great for kids and beginners! Just an FYI. This book teaches your child how to draw Kawaii characters, animals, and things that we created. It does NOT teach your child how to make up their own Kawaii characters.
8. Supercute Animals and Pets: Christopher Hart's Draw Manga Now!
DescriptionFocusing on the charming and adorable pets and animals that enrich manga stories, Supercute Animals and Pets teaches readers how to draw animals from a fox, to a cow, to a penguin, all in the style of manga. After an introduction to basic body constructions, faces, tails, legs, and more, readers will have a chance to follow along Hart's in-depth step-by-steps, and will even be invited to draw on their own, right in the book's pages.
9. Kids Draw Manga
DescriptionThe characters from manga-or Japanese comics-have begun to dominate the world of kids' cartoons and comics. Now kids can learn to draw their own manga-style characters with Kids Draw Manga, the newest addition to the Kids Draw series. Young artists will find a complete introduction to the basics of manga style, from the well-known shiny eye to manga-style noses, mouths, and body types. Pages of step-by-step drawings offer a diverse range of cool manga characters with appeal to both boys and girls, including a basic manga girl and boy, a schoolgirl, a mysterious swordsman, a hero knight, a flying robot soldier, and a laser fighter. More elaborate manga characters, like a spaceship commander and a dark-magic sorceress, are offered for kids who are either older or have worked through the book and are ready for the next level. As in all Kids Draw books, each dazzling spread is easy to follow, fun to look at, and guaranteed to charm a new generation of artists!
The 10th book in the best-selling Kids Draw series
Follows the success of Kids Draw Anime, which sold over 20,000 copies in one year
Capitalizes on the manga craze for kids: from Sailor Moon to Yu-Gi-Oh!
Author has sold more than 1.5 million books
Packed with colorful, fun spreads
10. How to Draw Kawaii Cute Animals + Characters 3: Easy to Draw Anime and Manga Drawing for Kids: Cartooning for Kids + Learning How to Draw Super Cute ... Characters, Doodles, & Things (Volume 15)