Drawing for Teens

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How To Draw Shoujo
Robert Acosta and Paul Kilpatrick

ART TEEN ACO

This book encourages manga fans to learn sequential storytelling, hone their art skills in anatomy, perspective, inking, body language, and facial expressions, and discover how to post their comics on the web and find work in the comics field.


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Draw Comics Like a Pro: Techniques for Creating Dynamic Characters, Scenes, and Stories
Al Bigley

ART DRAWING BIG

You want to draw comics like a pro? Now you can draw them better! Most comic artists today have drawn so many superheroes that they’ve almost forgotten how to draw without tons of overreaching, shading, and foreshortening. Author Al Bigley takes artists back to the basic principles of good drawing.


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How to Draw and Paint Vampires
Ian Daniels

ART TEEN 743.8939 DAN

This book shows both beginners and experienced commercial artists how to compose impressive, spine-chilling, professionally-finished vampire illustrations that also include renditions of the vampires’ victims and companions.


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How to Draw Comic Book Bad Guys and Gals
Christopher Hart

ART TEEN HAR

The secrets of drawing diabolical, spine-tingling characters pack this entertaining, how-to title designed for artists, and even kids, who aspire to be working cartoonists.


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Manga Mania Magical Girls and Friends: How to Draw the Super-Popular Action Fantasy Characters of Manga
Christopher Hart

ART TEEN HAR

Faces and body proportions, action poses, costumes, expressions, transformations, special-effects—they’re all here, all in Hart’s distinctive step-by-step approach. So are magical fighting boys and everybody’s favorite, the cute, furry manga mascots.


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You Can Draw Mecha
Sherard Jackson and Robert Acosta

ART TEEN JAC

In this volume, some of today’s best technical manga artists reduce the seemingly meticulous task of drawing mechs to an easy skill that you too can master. Sharing their tricks and tips for drawing Japanese-style mechanical constructs, this volume will prove that You Can Draw Mecha!


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Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes
Stan Lee

ART DRAWING LEE

Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk, and the Avengers all share a common trait—these hugely popular Marvel Comics superheroes were co-created by the legendary Stan Lee. Now, Lee shows readers everything they’ll need to make their own mighty superheroes, just like his classic creations.


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50 Manga Babes to Draw and Paint: Create Cutting Edge Manga Figures for Comic Books, Computer Games, and Graphic Novels
Chi Hang Li

ART TEEN LI

Cartoonists, art students, anime artists, and computer game designers will find inspiration for creating fantastic female characters in this heavily illustrated book.


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How to Draw Steampunk: Discover the Secrets to Drawing, Painting, and Illustrating the Curious World of Science Fiction in the Victorian Age
Joey Marsocci and Allison DeBlasio

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Enter into a world where fashion is Victorian punk, technology hasn’t surpassed the steam engine, and inventors’ workshops are filled with bizarre gadgets and contraptions that you haven’t imagined in your wildest dreams. This is the world of steampunk; a world that has fueled a growing subculture and is making its presence known in mainstream media. From a crafty villain and steampunk laden woman to a steam-powered pet and a flying galleon complete with sails and propellers, talented illustrator Bob Berry takes readers through the process of drawing, painting, and digitally illustrating the marvelous players and elements of the steampunk genre.


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Beasts!: How to Draw Fantastic Predators, Creepy Crawlies, and Cryptids (Fantastic Fantasy)
Steve Miller

ART TEEN MIL

The only book devoted solely to drawing the scariest animals on the planet.


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Manga Fantasy Madness
David Okum

ART TEEN OKU

Draw wizards, warriors, elves, knights, dragons, goblins, and many more enchanted beings and creatures from faraway lands!


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How To Draw Manga: Maids & Miko
Tatsuhiro Ozaki and Unkaku Koyama

ART TEEN OZA

In this volume, which targets all levels of manga artists, from those first starting out to the highly advanced, explanations of techniques in drawing maid uniforms and the traditional dress of miko are provided along with copious amounts of images.


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How to Draw Anime & Game Characters
Tadashi Ozawa

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This was written to help those who are interested in drawing, but are worried about the challenges involved with it. If you change the way you look at an object—even just a little—you can succeed.


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DragonArt Evolution: How to Draw Everything Dragon
J. "Neon Dragon" Peffer

ART TEEN PEF

It’s everything you need to draw a variety of dragons—from enormous, ancient beasts with broken scales and fractured horns, to sleek, sinuous creatures with leathery skin and fancy frills. So steel your heart, prepare your trusty inking pen, and venture forth, brave artist—unleash the ferocious, extraordinary, original beasts that dwell within your fiery imaginings!


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How to Draw and Paint Fairies: from Finding Inspiration to Capturing Diaphanous Detail, a Step-By-Step Guide to Fairy Art
Linda Ravenscroft

ART TEEN DRAWING RAV

How do you draw a fairy? It’s not like you can convince one to do life modeling in your studio. This book confronts the fairy labor shortage directly, explaining all the techniques needed to bring fairy art to life.


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How to Draw Hip Hop
Damion Scott and Kris Ex

ART TEEN SCO

Noted hip-hop artist Damion Scott and internationally recognized music journalist Kris Ex explain drawing basics and construction of the hip-hop look; ways to capture the style and spirit of the B-boy and B-girl; and how to draw hip-hop gear, environments, characters, and graffiti.


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How to Draw Chiller Monsters, Werewolves, Vampires, and Zombies
J. David Spurlock

ART TEEN 743.87 SPU

This book features the artwork of comic-book artists and Hollywood monster designers Kerry Gammill and Gene Colan, as well as Neal Adams, Jim Steranko, Jack Davis, David Hartman, Frank Frazetta, Basil Gogos, and Wally Wood.


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