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Japanese Manga

This week our topic focus is Japanse Manga Artwork.

What is Manga?

Manga is an art form, a type of Japanese comic book or graphic novel. First published in Japan in the early nineteenth century, it has become more popular and widespread in recent years. Manga is the form of telling a story through illustration. These stories often involve adventure or humour.

Look at the powerpoint below to learn more...

Have a go at the activity sheet- these teaches you step by step how to draw the character! Can you draw your own Manga character?

How to draw a Manga Monster!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uHDxa-Hej7M

How to draw a Manga Panda Bear.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QSryoKvs1fM

Try this tutorial that helps you to draw an anime child.(This is a challenge!)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bj9qos_BEoE