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Manga Studio 5 Beginner's Guide by Michael Rhodes

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Using grids for display lettering

Grids, formerly known as evenly-spaced lines positioned at right angles to one another, have been used by artists since time immemorial. They've been used for proportions, perspective, composition, and many other uses. That's why any graphics program that's worth anything has a grid feature. Manga Studio's among this august crowd.

We'll be using grids on our character sheet to place information in specific places, so we can have uniform placement from sheet to sheet without a lot of copying and pasting.

Manga Studio's grids are saved with the file, so when you reopen it, the grids will be the same as when you set them up. Since grids are something we view, the settings menu for them is within the View menu. Go to ...

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