M/A Project EDU: Manga Head and Face GuideHello guys! Today I am going to show you a basic guide on the comparison from realistic human head and face to manga head and face!It's very important to understand how manga heads and faces work. It's also very important to understand the differences between realism and manga faces/heads. You'll see in this guide that manga and human faces/heads differ and also relate to one another! This guide will go into detail aboutFront View of full face and headSide View of face and headThe study of eyesThe study of noseThe study of lipsI hope you enjoy this guideTHE FRONT VIEW OF THE FULL FACEAs you can see by this diagram, the human head has more of a rounder oval egg shape than the manga face, which has more of an upside-down, sharper, water drop shape. Manga eyes are based off of the human eye, however, the manga eyes are bigger and fuller than the human eyes. The manga eyes have bi
Paint Tool SAI Tutorial: Part 1Image 1: The default appearance of my Paint Tool SAIHello and welcome to the first part in a series of tutorials on Paint Tool SAI! These works are dedicated to my significant other Acerzinha, to whom I had promised a guide on how to use the program based on my experiences with it. This first one will focus on the very basics of using the program, outlined in the Table of Contents as follows:1. Window ComponentsThe Layer PanelThe Color PanelThe Quick BarThe View SelectorThe Status Bar2. Creating a CanvasChanging the ResolutionChanging the Size3. Changing Your ViewCanvas Zoom OptionsCanvas Rotation and Flipping Options4. Selection Tools5. The Basics of LayersCreating New Layers and Clipping GroupsLayer Modes/EffectsMerging and Deleting Layers6.
Digital Art - Drawings and PaintingsGalleries MonthThe Digital Art - Drawings and Paintings gallery is one of the fastest growing galleries here on DeviantArt. Within the gallery, members of the community will discover a wide variety of styles as the possibilities for Digital Drawings and Paintings are endless. So what exactly are Digital Drawings and Paintings? Is there even a difference between the two? Well, in this article I will explain exactly what Digital Drawings and Paintings are as well as why they are indeed different.Digital Drawings and Paintings DefinedLet's begin with something easy such as defining what is considered Digital art. Digital art is any artwork that is created using digital software and/or tools. In the simplest of terms, your art is considered to be digital if it was created using a device such as your computer, digital tablet (ie: iPad), a Nintendo 3DS, or even your cellular phone! Digital artists often will use tools to