When anime inspires you to… draw

As a child I loved doodling stuff into notebooks and writing down my imaginary sports results, entertainment shows, and similar stuff. But by high school I more or less stopped doing it. I “grew up” you may say. Fast forward to Summer 2017 and I suddenly got hugely into Japanese “cartoons”. So much that I even felt like drawing again and improving my skills. I watched various tutorials on how to improve, I practised drawing loads of eyes in different ways. But most of the tutorial videos reached a similar conclusion – good drawing skills require A LOT of practice. I guess you could only call it a small phase but I did give it a go. It resulted in a Fumikage Tokoyami drawing with some weirdly colored clothes. I would show it if I had the picture around me right now. Design theory But that wasn’t all. The last Continue reading…