Hey guys!  This tutorial is made for beginners.  Or people who are new to the chibi concept.  It's a very easy tutorial and I hope you guys have fun following it.  I'm also deeply sorry about the quality of then images.  Scanning is too much work considering that my scanner takes forever to load.  Feel free to share your drawings in the comment box below!

Approx. Time: 5-10 mins.  Maybe even less...

Step 1: Head

Start by drawing a circle.  In this tutorial, you'll be drawing chibis sideways.  Draw a line around the circle slightly below half of it.  Draw another line down from the center of the chibi's head and work your way down.  
<p>Thanks for this! I started drawing chibis as a kind of art therapy and I've absolutely fallen in love. This will let me create so many new characters!</p>
<p>So fun and cute. Thanks for the instructions!</p>
<p>I love this ty for teaching ALL OF US!</p>
<p>Lemme send u guys a picture when I am done....</p>
<p>OMG This works so good!</p>
<p>I just started drawing (anime style people) about a year ago, and when I saw my friend drawing chibis (the same one who got me started on drawing in the first place) I knew I had to draw some of my own. I began looking up different tutorials, and found this one. It wasn't like my friend's, but I liked them, and started my first couple. When I showed them to my friend, she loved them even more than her own, and now wants to draw chibis like these! Thanks for the wonderful step by step tutorial!</p>
<p>It took me ages but this is my first completed attempt. Thank you. It's a good tutorial.</p>
<p>I've been trying to find a chibi tutorial for a while now! I'm rather impatient, so I'm hopeless at learning how to draw hands and feet, so I thought I could just learn chibi! Thanks ^^</p>
<p>I've been trying to find a chibi tutorial for a while now! I'm rather impatient, so I'm hopeless at learning how to draw hands and feet, so I thought I could just learn chibi! Thanks ^^</p>
<p>Awesome tutorial! I sketched a few trials until I found yours and then the good one happened (#4)! Thank you!!</p>
<p>I like your instructable. Thank you. But I'm to bad at hair. What can you advise me?</p>
<p>and a other picture I drew also I don't have any good colours</p>
<p>pictures I drew </p>
<p>Thank you, I love mine (it took me a while though!) :)</p>
<p>wow its cool and awesome</p>
<p>That is awesome! I like to draw manga and this chibi tutorial is great! Keep on going with the awesome drawing tutorials! </p>
rock chibi! (please let me know if there's anything I need to improve :-D)
<p>hey thanks your the first person to actually help me with this. ive been looking all over to find someone that could help me draw them thank you and your drawing is pretty good</p>
You should be the guy to invent awesome chibi dragons! The pictures look great! I like boy stuff but I'm really a girl!
thank you very much! It helped me a lot!
amazing and beautiful
I'm new to your site and now I'm gonna use this site always
Your tutorial helped me better that others...
fantastic! <br>Great drawing
Thanks! Sorry about the late reply!
PLEASE look at my stuff
Sure! Great instructables you have there! ^ ^
Thanks. I know there not very good...
No! They're actually good! Especially the Samurai hat. I suck at origami XP
Thanks. I've been doing origami along time. The hat was my first 'ible. I had no idea how to use this. &gt;_&lt;
Although I've been taught origami since a young age, the only things I can make is a star... And I'm not even sure if stars are part of origami...
Yea, it is. The type is called modular origami. You don't use one single peice of paper. You should learn how to make a crane. Its pretty easy and alot of people will be inpressed :3
Your tutorial inspired me! So I want to share my chibi that I drew with my nintendo. :)
I'm glad you're inspired! Great drawing! I love the hair! Tip: Make the bump a little bigger. You'll master the chibi concept with some more practice. &gt;.^
This is a good tutorial! Where did you hear about chibi style drawing?
Thanks! I started drawing anime early February of 2012. I soon discovered chibis through other's fan-arts. That's when I started experimenting on chibi styles. It's funny cause I learnt that circles are the guide to almost every drawing. So I started using circles... And now I'm using them everywhere. From anime drawings to realistic ones.
Fantastic! Maybe we could get some brighter pictures on the next one?
Thanks! Sorry about the quality! I've switched from photo booth to a real camera. Hope it helps!

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