HOW TO DRAW CHIBIS : CHIBI DRAWING LESSONS & MANGA DRAWING TUTORIALS
Learn how to draw Chibi characters with easy step by step drawing lesson for this manga / anime style illustration process.
Today we’re going to learn how to draw chibi. What’s a chibi you might ask? Oh my oh my… Well, it’s kind of hard to explain. A chibi is a short, funny and squishy caricature of what are usually regular anime/manga (or other) characters. Their a lot shorter and with bigger heads.
The Japanese word chibi means short or midget. This word is offensive if directed to a person but this is different. They are small size characters mostly taken from their original media counterparts i.e. naruto characters, bleach characters or any well known anime series or movie. They are short or child-like versions of the original character. They usually appear very cute to a lot of people and since almost everyone I know has asked me to draw them their very own chibi character I decided to create this tutorial.
A few days ago I got a bleach chibi keychain. The character on the keychain is Ichigo and everyone thinks it's adorable. Since I'd always wanted to make a how to draw chibi tutorial on bleach, I decided to make this particular keychain the basis of the tutorial.
Chibi Art (a.k.a Super Deformed): "Chibi" is a Japanese term for "small". Chibi art is used a lot to convey humour or cuteness (kawaii mono). It's a deceptively simple process I'll take you through now.
Chibi's are really simple to draw, providing you know the basics of anime. They usually have really big eyes and often don't have noses. Chibi's are much simpler than anime and are quicker to draw, depending on how much detail you put into them. Chibi proportions are smaller than anime, they are about 3 heads high. Note: This tutorial is an old one. I will update it with a new one as soon as I have time.
First a little background info on chibi or super-deformed (SD) characters they are cute no matter how you draw them, they can be used to express extreme emotion, or used completely as a char. Chibi is the Japanese word for small, keep that in mind when drawing. chibis are typically two heads high, one for the Head one for the rest of the body, this is why they look small.
I will be showing you how to draw a chibi vampire today. This one in particular is my own character and her name is Vikki. (And if you couldn't tell, yes, she is a girl.) You can, however, change your picture however you like to make it unique. Before we start, I would like to warn you that throughout the tutorial, lines will be erased without me telling you, so you will just have to pay some attention. Now, without further ado, let's begin!
One of my favorite characters in naruto is kakashi. What's not to like about him? He has killer ninja techniques, He's a former anbu captain (I think), and he has a sharingan on his left eye. He can even summon a talking dog! A dog with a cape! Sure he always arrives late and likes to read dirty books but who doesn't?
In this tutorial you will learn how to draw link, the hero from the legend of zelda series. We take you step by step and show you exactly how to draw the figure, starting with the head. This tutorial is great for people interested in learning how to draw, especially in the anime and chibi style.
You'll need to make sketch where you want to draw a character on your paper. The reason for that is to help you decide on where to draw the character on a paper, and this way you can avoid running out of room if you want to draw a full-figure drawing. So for now, just make a guess where the head, body and legs should be.
Drawing a character at an angle view is bit trickier than drawing a front view of a character because it involves more curving lines. You'll need to make sketch where you want to draw a character on your paper. The reason for that is to help you decide on where to draw the character on a paper, and this way you can avoid running out of room if you want to draw a full-figure drawing. So for now, just make a guess where the head, body and legs should be.
The Side View may be trickiest angle to draw so let's get ready to give a go at it. As before, sketch out the head, body and legs.
The angle view of the back is rarely used even I'm not quite "perfect" with that view, but they tend to be bit common in the mangas. If anyone are interested in doing mangas, they may have to learn how to draw the back views. Let's sketch out where a head, body and feet are to be.
This guide is not just about text emoticons. You can also learn how to apply these anime-like expressions on your hand-drawn chibi or animal characters.
Well I hope you guys enjoy this tutorial on how to draw a Chibi dragon step by step. It took me some time to draw and color it. This time I tried three types of shading techniques in one. Well, have fun everyone!
For Sailor Moon I drew her right hand on her hip and her left hand is holding her pretty pink sword. To me she came out simply marvelous. I think you guys will enjoy this tutorial on “how to draw chibi Sailor Moon" step by step.
I think this tutorial will help you guys learn "how to draw chibis step by step" in a better way.
In this tutorial you will learn how to draw Chibi Link step by step. All the steps are easy to follow and the instructions are simple to understand and read. This drawing lesson is so easy; which means you will be drawing your own Chibi Link in no time at all.
If you think about it, it’s pretty easy learning how to draw chibi style because the characters are so small and big at the same time. This tutorial will show you how to draw a chibi angel step by step. I will be back with more lessons so stay tuned gang there are more cool online drawing lessons coming your way.
This drawing is going to be about how to draw chibi eyes, that are sideways . Im going to use all black ink. And some shading. it is fairly easy because it is chibi.
How to create a personalised super hyper chibi.
This is my style of drawing manga. I tried to draw chibi.and how to paint shadings.
This is my first tutorial. I'm not very proud of it and it only shows how to draw a chibi's head. I'll post another one for a full chibi some other time when I'm done with all the pictures and stuffz. I hope this helps a little bit with drawing chibi's and cute stuff.
Ok, i was browsing through the cool chibi section. I noticed there was a fruit mission :). So i added it, Enjoy!
Have fun guys with this lesson on “how to draw a chibi banana step by step".
I love the way Knuckles came out and I think that he looks good in chibi form just as he does in regular game character form. I know for a fact that you guys will love this lesson on “how to draw chibi Knuckles step by step”.
Here is a character from Sonic the Hedgehog game series and I think you are all going to dig this. Everyone loves Shadow Hedgehog right? Well how about I show you guys "how to draw chibi Shadow the Hedgehog step by step”.
Here it is the fruit you have all been waiting for, a peach. This is just not any peach though, I will be giving you an online drawing lesson on “how to draw a peach chibi step by step”.
Chibi characters are becoming more and more popular and there is so many things to learn when drawing Chibi faces, bodies, hair, and etc. Chibi is as you know, is a style that was developed from Japanese creators and designers.
Another chibi tutorial for you all and I know that you must be wondering when will it stop. The truth is I have been getting request to help members learn “how to draw chibi hair” step by step.
The whole tutorial is combined within the face of the chibi and I will give you step by step instructions on how to complete this lesson with ease. Like the chibi eyes, drawing the head of a chibi couldn’t be more simpler than drawing chibi eyes.
Another simple tutorial for you guys on the way that will teach you “how to draw Chibi eyes” step by step. This is by far the most simplest thing to learn “how to draw” as far as Chibi goes.
Gerard Way is said to look a lot like the “Smashing Pumpkins” singer Billy Corgan. In fact he looks so much like him that it is kind of eerie in a lot of ways. I mean they look almost identical to each other especially when Corgan was Way’s age when he first started out with SP. Anyway, I am going to show you how easy it is to learn "how to draw Gerard Way" chibi style step by step.
Drawing different types of Chibi characters is always fun which is why I like to come up with different poses and concepts. I drew this drawing live yesterday and I know that you all had a fun time along with me. I am going to show you once again, “how to draw Chibi” people step by step.
I guarantee that you will have fun learning how to draw cherries Chibi style step by step. All you have to do is follow the simple to read instructions and you will be on your way to Chibi cherry fun.
I wanted to draw a soldier that you could all learn from because becoming a soldier is what a majority of young adults are choosing to be now a days and because of that they lose their youth and positive outtake on life. Instead of your typical drawing of a standard soldier I decided that the best route to go was to do a tutorial on how to draw a Chibi soldier step by step.
A lot of people have asked me how to draw a chibi version of naruto and quite honestly, there's a lot of ways to draw a naruto chibi and any kind of chibi for that matter. How to make the chibi look cute is up to the artist. You can draw a naruto chibi with small eyes or you can draw a naruto chibi with huge ones. If you're having a hard time believing me try searching for naruto chibi on goolge. you'll be amazed by the results and the variety of styles. The image you see here is a replica of what I found on the net which I've drawn again to make this tutorial.
Here is a guide to draw a character in the super deform style. This character is my own macot, her name is Annie May.