By Jorge Balaguer

Enter another international governed through steam-powered equipment, Victorian attractiveness, and futuristic know-how through growing your individual intricate manga characters in Steampunk, the newest quantity within the bestselling Monster e-book of Manga series.

This easy-to-follow guidebook brings to existence greater than thirty avant-garde manga characters healthy for a steampunk universe the place fable, technology, and heritage collide. via complex representation innovations and step by step directions, you are going to how one can simply rework tough sketches into intricately inked pix, all decorated in clockwork motifs, wealthy colours, and house Age clothes. Characters comprise pirates, sci-fi infantrymen, commercial aviators, witches, time tourists, robots, and vampires. no matter if you are a amateur or a talented artist, The Monster e-book of Manga: Steampunk is the definitive advisor to making your own selection of steampunk manga characters.

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5 In this case the light is coming from the left and from above to below, creating suggestive forms and shadows on the character’s suit and wings. 6 Add base colors to your flying man. I’ve chosen a reddish brown for the gloves, along with a light gold to highlight the details of the harness and hat, and a darker gold for the fastenings of the suit. Color the hair in blue and use a red for Marcus’s bow tie. 7 Once you have added volume to the figure, using lighter and darker shades, the only thing remaining is to add glimmer and rivets in gold.

The red cape adds the touch of intense color that the drawing needs. Lastly, color the details of the sword and accessories in gold and the circles of power on the armor in blue. 7 Illuminate the blue circles and the shine of the armor with white, which, as I have said, will create volume. Once this is done, add any rivets you wish and that’s it: Lithlian will be ready for battle! MARSHAL Estwood Mcqueen is custodian and protector of Rangonash City. He is responsible for preventing chaos from spreading through the city.

2 Add the base contour to the figure. The aim is to create volume and define the character’s appearance. A hard pencil is best for this. I use a 2H. 3 Work up the image with your pencil. Sketch the design to incorporate detail within the figure: I use a Pilot 05-calibre mechanical pencil to add volume and shape to the character. 4 to outline the figure. 8 mm). This will bring that part of the drawing to the foreground. Then, finish off with the details such as the eyes, mouth, and buttons using the thinnest pen.

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