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Mastering Manga Studio 5 by Liz Staley

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Chapter 9. Putting It All Together! Drawing and Inking

We've almost come to the end of our journey together, and now it's time to put everything we've learned together. The next two chapters are going to recap the techniques we've learned while creating a four page comic strip.

This chapter will focus on:

  • Creating a four page file using the Story creator
  • Using custom actions to set up layers
  • Inserting panels using custom materials
  • Posing a 3D model to use for sketching
  • Inking with a custom inking pen

We've got a lot to do, so we'd better hop to it!

Creating our file

First of all we'll need to obviously create our file. We're going to use the standard newspaper style comic strip template that we created back in Chapter 1, Getting Familiar with the Story ...

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