Learn How to Draw Totoro From Studio Ghibli
Watch producer Toshio Suzuki paint the character.
A YouTube video uploaded by the Nagoya City Board of Education features famed Studio Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki walking viewers through a quick calligraphy ink sketch of Chu-Totoro, a blue, medium-sized version of Totoro. The secret to making the cat-rabbit hybrid come to life? Appropriate spacing between the eyes, according to Suzuki.
Take a look at Toshio Suzuki’s Chu-Totoro tutorial above.
In related news, the Studio Ghibli Museum in Japan has posted several virtual tours on YouTube.