How To Draw Totoro: Draw Some Circles, Draw The Rest Of The Fucking Totoro

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Studio Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki appears in a short one-minute tutorial for how to draw Totoro.

Suzuki points out that one key thing to keep in mind when doing Totoro is to draw the character’s eyes far apart. So, yes, draw some circles.


Then, draw the rest of the fucking character.

So easy!

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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