39. Creating manga with Frame Divider tool

Frame Divider tool lets you divide frames, an essential function for making manga.

Prepare a rough manga drawing.

Open ① the Tool Selection window, and select ② Frame Divider tool.

Tap on the screen. Tap on ① Add Frame once it appears.

You can adjust the margins on both the left and right with ① Horizontal Space.
Use ② Vertical Space to adjust the top and bottom margins.
③ Frame Thickness lets you adjust the thickness of the frame.
④ Border Color lets you change the color of the frame.
Once you are done making adjustments, tap on ⑤ ✓ to finish.

Adjust the frame interval before dividing the frame. Tap on ① the Edit button.

① Horizontal Interval lets you adjust the left and right margins by dragging the slider left and right.
② Vertical Interval lets you adjust the top and bottom margins by dragging the slider left and right.
※Since manga is read horizontally first, and vertically second, it's better to make the horizontal margins small and vertical margins large.

Continue dividing the frame along the rough frame.

Once the frame is divided, Tap on ① Select and drag ② diagonally outside the canvas to select multiple frames.

You can also change the shape of the frame as shown.
Drag ① the handle to change the shape of the frame to your liking.

Tap on ① Edit button.

You can change ① the Border Color.
② Border Thickness lets you change the thickness of the frame by dragging the slider left and right.

Tap on ① Fill Color. First, start filling by increasing ② the opacity level from 0% by dragging the slider to the right. Select the color from ③ the palette to change the color inside the frame.

Once you are done adjusting, tap on ① ✓ to finish.

Once you are done adjusting, you can simply add it to the illustration and you're done. Let's draw real manga on your smartphone!


  1. Introduction
  2. Let's Take a Look at Some Sample Artwork
  3. Start Creating an Artwork
  4. Toolbar and Tool Selection
  5. Do Your Draft Sketch by Hand
  6. About Layers
  7. Let's Trace
  8. Undo and Eraser
  9. Fine Tuning Using the Lasso tool
  10. Check by Reflecting Horizontally
  11. Select Colors in the Color window
  12. Use Color Fill for the Undercoat
  13. Turn Clipping On
  14. Making a Gradation (Shading)
  15. Quick Eyedropper Function
  16. Create Highlights and Shadows
  17. Paste a Texture
  18. Let's Merge Layers
  19. Sign Your Artwork
  20. View Your Artwork
  21. Post Your Artwork
  22. Share Your Artwork
  23. Remove-Ads Add-on
  24. Add Color to the Analog Image using Multiply
  25. Stabilizer
  26. Layer: Clipping is convenient
  27. Layer: Changing the color with Alpha Lock
  28. Layer: Let's try using Screentone
  29. Layer: Selection Layer
  30. Layer: Save Layer as Transparent PNG command
  31. Layer: Save Canvas as Transparent PNG command
  32. Layer: Naming your layers to manage them
  33. Layer: Rasterize
  34. Layer: Add Layer from Canvas
  35. Making a Selection with the Magic Wand
  36. Putting texture to the floor with Perspective Form
  37. Skirt with Mesh Form
  38. Entering text with Text tool
  39. Creating manga with Frame Divider tool
  40. Enlarging the canvas with Canvas Size
  41. Cutting off the canvas with Trim
  42. Canvas creation with resolution (dpi) specification
  43. Changing image resolution with Resize
  44. Texture with Material tool
  45. Cut, Copy, Paste
  46. Ruler: Straight Ruler
  47. Ruler: Circular Ruler
  48. Ruler: Elliptical Ruler
  49. Ruler: Radial Ruler
  50. Ruler: Mirror Ruler
  51. Ruler: Kaleidoscope Ruler
  52. Ruler: Array Ruler
  53. Ruler: Array Ruler for Perspective
  54. Ruler: Perspective Array Ruler
  55. Drawing Tool: Straight Line
  56. Drawing Tool: Rectangle
  57. Filter: Brightness & Contrast
  58. Filter: Hue Saturation Lightness
  59. Filter: Color Balance
  60. Filter: Extract Drawing
  61. Filter: Change Drawing Color
  62. Filter: Mono Color
  63. Filter: Gray Scale
  64. Filter: Black & White
  65. Filter: Posterize
  66. Filter: Gaussian Blur
  67. Filter: Zooming Blur
  68. Filter: Moving Blur
  69. Filter: Mosaic
  70. Filter: Stroke (Both)
  71. Filter: Stained Glass
  72. Filter: Wet Edge
  73. Filter: Glow (Inner)
  74. Filter: Stroke (Outer)
  75. Filter: Drop Shadow
  76. Filter: Parallel Gradation
  77. Filter: Concentric Gradation
  78. Filter: Radial Line Gradation
  79. Filter: Auto Paint
  80. Filter: Anime Background
  81. Filter: Manga Background
  82. Filter: Channels Shift
  83. Filter: Expansion
  84. Filter: Sphere Lens
  85. Filter: Table
  86. Filter: Blur Frame
  87. Switching devices / transferring data (with Dropbox)
  88. Switching devices / transferring data (with SD card on Android)
  89. Switching devices / transferring data (with PC on iOS)
  90. Settings window details
  91. Bucket tool details
  92. Blend mode details
  93. How to upload transparent PNG onto Twitter
  94. Notes About Tracing