Yusaku Maeda(Yusaku Maeda) >> Lives in Tokyo. Had no past artistic achievement but he has strong own world that is created by powerful drawing lines and strong face expressions of his characters.
artist website >> http://yusakumaeda.com
Full of Character(s)
This outstandingly illustrated volume presents an unsurpassed collection of the most original and new characters from designers all around the world. A visual celebration of design, process, and imagination, this book is organized into three main sections: a showcase of characters grouped by color identifying the particular technique used to create them, interviews with the designers, and the design processes involved in the development of each character.
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1,000 Ideas by 100 Manga Artists
How much would a course on drawing cost given by the top 100 international manga artists? How much would they charge to share their most highly valued techniques? This book brings together 100 manga artists and asks each one to offer 10 practical tips for the manga enthusiast on techniques, sources of inspiration, and the best way to build their portfolios. Detailed photographs, 1,000 in total, taken by the artists themselves serve to illustrate each of these 1,000 tips.
2011/06/15 on sale