Josei Pencil Work

Video Program

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In this class Chikarainu guides you in creating her gorgeous pencil work. In this lesson she goes through the process and gives a front row seat to all of her thoughts as she approaches pencil work and perfects it through a series of drafts. For those that enjoyed Chikarainu's candor and snark in the first video, you will not be disappointed by her second installment. Lot's of great drawing here and practical advice that you can start using right away!

Audio: English
Subtitle: English

Video List

001 Introduction 00:00:07
002 Planning the figures 01:23:48
003 Clothing and anatomy 01:34:56
004 Line and rendering 00:40:28

Resource Files

001 ZIP Archive

About the artist

Chikarainu is a graduate of Osaka University of Arts, she has worked as an illustrator and letterer for multiple publications as well as teaching art classes on Japanese Television. Chikarainu enjoys drawing glamorous men and has even written a complete textbook on drawing men’s hips in her beautiful manga style. The title was so well received it has been published in two additional languages with more on the way. Chikarainu loves giving art instruction and taking inspiration from her beloved hometown of Osaka Japan. Sassy, confident, and humorous, she is always fun to spend time with. So sharpen a couple pencils, grab a beverage, and let's get started.