Designing for AnimeKoumi – Update #1

Hello everybody, and thank you for following AnimeSpice Studios! It’s been a short while since I last posted because we’ve been building this amazing service called AnimeKoumi. As mentioned in previous entries, AnimeKoumi is a monthly stationery and gift box that contains original anime artwork done by yours truly and delivered right to your doorstep!…

Sketch Update – Floating Sakura Book 2

As said in previous posts, I will be designing 4 notebooks for the Floating Sakura collection. My first notebook is complete and you can see it here. Today, I wanted to give a little sneak peak at the next notebook cover art. Check out some of the rough sketches below. Rough Sketch Cleaned Sketch This…

How NOT to be an anime artist

Don’t get me wrong. Being an anime artist can be fun and pretty rewarding when you get to admire your own creations. Anime is awesome and so many people, young and old, have become interested in learning how to draw anime. But if you can’t seem to figure out why your art is nowhere where…

Welcome to AnimeSpice Studio!

Welcome to the AnimeSpice Studio blog space! My name is Marian, artist name, AnimeSpice. I’m an animator and designer who has been creating Japanese style cartoon artwork for the last 10+ years. Here, I would like to share some of my drawing process, progress on current projects, and lovely finished products designed by yours truly….