My Manga Drawings Hub

Suzi

This is my character Suzi, I drew her in a different style then I usually do... a very simplistic style. I didn't focus on the facial features very much... again very simplistic.

This was really exciting to draw, I really enjoyed it! I loved picking out the colors and patterns, this is also the first time I attempted a pose suggesting movement like this.

I have always loved standing in the rain while holding your little shelter above your head, you know an umbrella... you can hear the rain drops hitting the roof of the umbrella and see the streams of rushing water fall from the shelter above your head.

The streets become glossy and start to shine and shimmer, now reflecting any light that is around.. placing colors on the ground from stop lights and restaurant signs. A cool breeze blows in, and you can literally smell the rain pouring down around you, hear each drop hit a surface and making a noise pronouncing the fact that it has arrived. Y

ou can feel the couple of rain drops hit your skin and the refreshing touch of coolness. The air gets cleaned when it rains, and you can taste the left over mist in the air.. waiting to settle to the ground below when the storm finally ends.

I love gentle rain storms like that, they are inspiring and beautiful.

Kelly And Scruffy

This is my origanal character Kelly with her fat lazy cat Scruffy. This is after I redesigned Kelly to fit my style now. The anatomy on this drawing is better then I was doing for the time I drew it but not great all things considered... the anotmy flaws are obvious.

I like drawing her hair, especially the shines it was fun! This would be when I started adding outlines to my drawings... although I don't add the extra outline to my drawings all the time, used in the right way on the right drawing it really can accent thedrawing in a way to make it pop out better, define better, but that all depends on the drawing it's self.

Somedrawings if they had an extra outline added would be overdone and look way to cluttered in detail. I never thought it was possible to detail a drawing to much... until I did it... putting in too much detail can be an eye strain and lower the appeal of the drawing it's self no madder how good the art is. This was done with Sharpies and colored pencils.

A Thoughtful Walk...

This drawing was never taken past the pencil stages, although I liked it... I never finished it.

The whole scene was a guy walking down the street,, trying desperately to clear his head and make sense of a situation that was bothering him. Kind of a stupid look across his face really completed the scene for me.

The anatomy flaws taunt me again, the shoes.. are not positioned in a way I would today to show him walking. The clothes were a favorite for me.

I loved drawing them.... I'm especially a sucker for a patch on the knee of the jeans, I always have been drawing them that way since I was really young. For me the patch shows them being a person.... little things that humanize them. T

he patch on the knee also has always been a creative little touch that I add to so much of my work.. a little bit of discoloration from the rest of the fabric.

My Oh My Oh Valentines!

This is a valentines drawings I did this year... I spent hours looking at pictures poses, and thinking howthis would look trying to get the anatomy just right. Although I didn't et it as nice as I would have liked I did succeed in doing a better job then I usually did.

Ears was definatlly a BIG challenge for me then, as you can see in my work. I never was big itno Valentines day, it seemed like a holdiday designed fortrouble, tears and major moeny spending... and although I still hold the major money spanding I've leanred that Valentines day can be a good holiday too... even if it's not a big deal to me. I spent a lot of time drawing and erasing this over and over again I finally settled with the result you see here today... this drawing was never taken past the pencil stages.

My Miki Falls!

This drawing was done a day or two before Christmas I thik, I had been wishing that I had put Miki Falls a manga on my Christmas list... So here's the little girl walked in while wrapping presents was going on and saw the little Miki Falls book!

The girl grabs it and starts reading it, when her mom tells her that she wants to wrrap up the book and she can open it tomorrow... which the girl doesn't seem to happy about at all!

Miki Falls, at least the first book is an exellent story! My mate from the UK got me a copy for my birthday... she's awesome! :) I can't wait to find out what happens next in book 2 Miki Falls: Summer.

Hubchallenge Hub 10!

More by this Author


15 comments

Storytellersrus profile image

Storytellersrus 7 years ago from Stepping past clutter

I do love manga like this! the colors, the details, the emotion expressed in body language and facial expression. Thanks.


k@ri profile image

k@ri 7 years ago from Sunny Southern California

I can't decide which picture I like the best! The Miki Falls picture reminds me of my daughter. She didn't want to give up her manga for wrapping either. :D


Cam Anju profile image

Cam Anju 7 years ago from Stoughton, Wisconsin Author

Storytellersus, I'm glad you like them, thank you!


Cam Anju profile image

Cam Anju 7 years ago from Stoughton, Wisconsin Author

k@ri, I'm glad you can't decide... that means they all are good eh? :D Aww yes... I love Miki Falls!!


shibashake profile image

shibashake 7 years ago

This is awesome. I am a big fan of anime art as well, although my preference is for male characters in bishonen style :) Nice to meet ya!


Cam Anju profile image

Cam Anju 7 years ago from Stoughton, Wisconsin Author

Shibashake, thanks! I like them too, but couldn't draw them to save my life... my preference is more of a cutesie style, :) Nice to meet you too!


Dheeraji profile image

Dheeraji 7 years ago from Leicestershire

Wow Cam Anju, your a pretty talented artist and really like the manga sketches.

Very good hub :)


Cam Anju profile image

Cam Anju 7 years ago from Stoughton, Wisconsin Author

Thanks Dheeraji! ^_^


Maira818 profile image

Maira818 5 years ago from Los Angeles, Ca

your drawings are so cute. I love them :D


Johnjfernando profile image

Johnjfernando 4 years ago

I love Manga!


nafisah 4 years ago

i love your drawings they are sure cute not to mention amazing!


frankiefatfish 4 years ago

amazing! i have only just started drawing manga and don't know much about it but your drawings are sooooo good!!! AMAZING STUFF!!!


Cam Anju profile image

Cam Anju 4 years ago from Stoughton, Wisconsin Author

Thanks frankie! If you are looking for some how to draw manga stuff I would suggest you check out Mark Crilley, he helped me along in my work a lot with his videos.


Carlton88 profile image

Carlton88 4 years ago

Cute stuff lol


blackwolf_1337 profile image

blackwolf_1337 4 years ago

You have a very classic manga style that is pleasant to look at. The characters are well-designed and I can tell that work was put in to every detail. Very nice!

    Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account.

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No HTML is allowed in comments, but URLs will be hyperlinked. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites.


    Click to Rate This Article
    working