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Mastering Manga Studio 5 by Liz Staley

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Chapter 8. Rulers and Speech Balloons

If you're creating comics, you're going to need to use speech balloons. And if you're creating art digitally, you're going to sometimes need the function of a ruler inside your drawing program. Thankfully, that's what this chapter is all about!

This chapter will focus on:

  • Working with pre-set word balloons
  • Creating custom word balloons
  • Using the word balloon pen
  • Perspective rulers
  • Concentric circle rulers
  • Other special rulers
  • Guides

We have a lot of ground to cover, so let's get started!

Rulers

A ruler is a great thing to have. And in digital art it's really great, especially if you have a traditional tablet where you aren't looking at the screen in order to draw. Manga Studio comes with lots of ruler options, one of ...

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