Date: 2005 March 06 18:10
Posted by Joe
Sonia Leong from UK manga style art studio Sweatdrop has sent us some details regarding an exciting collaboration with Artists & Illustrators Magazine. The March issue heavily features manga style artwork in the form of two full colour cover-mounted mini comics and a make your own manga tutorial, covering details such as sketching, inking and using colour markets to produce authentic looking illustrations.
The Sweatdrop crew will also be representing the UK manga community at the Artists & Illustrators Exhibition 2005 event.
Artists & Illustrators Magazine is the UK's best selling magazine for practising artists. You can grab a copy of the Sweatdrop Planet Manga mini comic with the March Edition of the magazine, which is available from 4th March.
Press release as follows:
PRESS RELEASE: 5 March 2005
EMBARGO: Immediate release
SWEATDROP STUDIOS FEATURED IN ARTISTS & ILLUSTRATORS
[Nation-wide, UNITED KINGDOM]
For those interested in the attractive and dynamic art style of cartooning inspired by the Japanese Anime and Manga scene, you do not want to miss picking up the latest issue of Artists & Illustrators Magazine (on sale 4th March), the UK's best-selling magazine for practising artists.
Manga style is heavily featured, appearing as a cover-mount, two full-colour mini comics (eight pages each) and a "Make your own manga" tutorial, including sketching, inking and using colour markers to produce authentic looking illustrations. All of these features were provided by Sweatdrop Studios, a collaborative of UK artists working to produce original comics and graphics in this unique art style.
Sweatdrop Studios will also be offering talks, demonstrations, seminars and practical workshops at the Artists & Illustrators Exhibition (21st-24th July 2005). Look out for more information and features from the group in upcoming issues of the magazine.
More information (and sample pages) available on the product page:
A & I Magazine:
SWEATDROP STUDIOS FEATURED IN ARTISTS & ILLUSTRATORS MAGAZINE
Posted: Sunday, March 6, 2005 at 15:59 GMT
Cost of covermount: Free, with March issue of A & I Magazine, or order from Sweatdrop Studios website.