Manga artists open studio.Manga Studio
Manga Studio "Counselling Room for Drawing Manga"
Hours： Every Saturday, Sunday, and on holidays 13:30 - 16:30
Participation: Register on the day (first come basis)
Fee: 500 yen / 10 min (* However, a General Admission ticket to the Museum is required)
Reservations can be made at the Manga Studio when it is open
Counseling will be given in Japanese or the staff member's mother tongue. When interpretation is needed, please come with your own interpreter.
Manga Studio Airtist Profiles
- Noda Yoko
Graduated from the Story Manga Department of Kyoto Seika University. Currently, she teaches courses at the culture schools.
- Kojima Eiyu
Born in Yamaguchi Prefecture, he won the Shonen Rival Comic Runners-up Prize in Monthly Shonen Rival magazine with his manga, "Eiyu Tengu" [The Heroic Tengu ("Tengu" is a long-nosed goblin with wings in Japanese mythology.)]. He debuted in June of that year with the same manga. Since then, he has been working as a manga artist's assistant while planning his next project with his editor.
- Mai Soyama
Born in Hyogo prefecture. Soyama graduated from Kyoto Seika University, Faculty of Manga, Cartoon Course.
Her 4-panel manga have been serialized in Kyoto Shimbun (2015-2017), and in 2007 her work titled ‘Manga tokkoo saigo no intabyuu’ (Manga Special Attack Last Interview) was published by Fusosha Publishing.
She has drawn PR manga for the three major festivals of Kyoto and worked on illustrations for the Akashi Peace Museum.