Manga Tutorial : Ino Yamanaka (Naruto)


Our first Manga heroine is here !

Ino Yamanaka is a character from the manga entitled Naruto. Being a ninja as well as Naruto, she is a very talented girl but also stubborned : she doesn’t hesitate to speak her mind.

With this tutorial, you will be able to draw a manga character like a true mangaka !





Step 1


Realize the preparatory sketch by drawing the character’s contours in gray pencil.

Start in first with the clothes, then the head and finally the arms and legs.


Step 2


By using the sketch, draw the character’s main lines.

Start to draw the hair, the feet, the hands and some details on the arm and the right leg.


Step 3


Draw the final character with pencil and add some details on the face, the clothes features, the hand in the background and the flower in his right hand.


Step 4


Draw all the lines of the sketch with black felt pen with a skinny point and take off the marks of gray pencil with a rubber.


Step 5


Now, with any software like Adobe Photoshop, felt pen or colored pencil, color the character with the main colors.


Step 6


Finally, add some details like shadows or lights on the hair, the skin and the clothes.