Manga Tutorial : Chibi (ninja)

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Ninjas are a symbols of the traditional Japan. A lot of mangas have been inspired by their mysterious aspect and attitude …

In this tutorial, I will learn you to draw a Ninja in Chibi style, go !


Step 1

Ninja Chibi etape 1Realize the preparatory sketch by drawing the body.

Be careful : A chibi has specific body proportions, far from the real human anatomy. You can follow this tutorial if you need help about it.


Step 2

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By using the sketch, make the character’s main lines. Detail the arms and the feet to give a more realistic aspect to the character.


Step 3

Ninja Chibi etape 3Draw the final drawing with a pen with skinny point and take off the marks of gray pencil with a rubber.


Step 4

Ninja Chibi etape 4Now with software like Adobe Photoshop, felt pen or colored pencil, color the character with the main colors.


Step 5

Ninja Chibi etape 5Finally, add some details like shadows or lights on the clothes.