Have you ever wanted to develop (or perhaps improve) your Manga drawing and storytelling skills, or wondered what the secrets to Manga style are, beyond insane hair and giant, dewy eyes? This is your chance to find out, with a workshop looking in depth at how to create Manga comics or illustrations.

Your leaders through the Manga maze are experienced professionals, so join Manga Shakespeare alumnus Chie Kutsuwada and Inko (AKA Ai Takita-Lucas), contributor to the Manga Cupcakes anthology and Art on the Underground, as they introduce you to the techniques, tricks and tips you need to create your own magic Manga.

About The Artists

Chie Kutsuwada

Chie Kutsuwada is a Brighton-based Japanese Manga artist. Since graduating from the Royal College of Art, she’s been creating work that’s often very delicate and romantic in style. She’s also passionate about sharing her love of Manga by running workshops at several museums and schools.

Inko Ai Takita-Lucas

Inko Ai Takita-Lucas is a UK-based Japanese Manga artist. Her works often imply crossovers between traditional Eastern and Western cultures. She graduated from Kyoto Zokei University of Art & Design in Japan, and Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design in London, then kicked off her career in late 2008.