last update: Jul 2019

Q. Did you draw all of this?
A. Yes.

Q. What's your next comic convention?
A. No con plans for me at the moment.

Q. Do you have any of your sketchbooks for sale?
A. No sketchbooks from previous years, but pre-order for my 2019 sketchbook is now available. For more info: mtakara7@gmail.com

Q. Do you sell original artwork?
A. Yes. Here: mtakara.bigcartel.com, or send me an email for more info: mtakara7@gmail.com

Q. Do you take commissions?
A. Yes. My commission list is now open. For more info: mtakara7@gmail.com.

Q. What comics have you worked on before?
A. For Marvel, "Spider-Man & Fantastic Four - Hard Choices" and "Marvel Adventures Super Heroes". For Image, "Dynamo 5". For Boom!, "The Incredibles" and "Incorruptible". For DC, "Blue Beetle", "The Flash Annual" and "The Flash". And "Earthward" with writer Bryan Q. Miller, which was a Kickstarter funded project. And recently "Smallville - Lantern", "Detective Comics", "Batman and Robin Eternal", "Nightwing", "Batgirl and the Birds of Prey", "Redhood and The Outlaws" and "Green Arrow" for DC Comics. "Captain Marvel", "Armor Wars", "All-New Wolverine", "Daredevil", "Jessica Jones" and "Wolverine: The Long Night" for Marvel.

Q. How can I draw like you?
A. Draw every day. Forever.

Q. I'm a new writer. Would you like to work on my awesome project for free and we share the profits?
A. No.

Q. Would you like to work for free at all?
A. No.

Q. Do you sell prints online?
A. No.

Q. Can you draw my favorite female (or male) character doing bizarre sex things?
A. No.

Q. What kind of paper do you use to draw?
A. For monthly books I use the paper the companies send to me. Other than that, "Borden & Riley #234 Paris Bleedproof paper for pens", 9 x 12 in.

Q. Are you going to San Diego Comic Con this year (any year)?
A. No plans at the moment.

Q. Can you do a tutorial explaining how you do your work?
A. This is happening. Soon.

Q. Can I color or ink one of the drawings you posted online?
A. Yea. Just make sure to put credits, please.

Q. Are your lines digital? or Do you work on a tablet/cintiq?
A. My lines are all inked with a real brush or a real pen. And I've been using an iPad Pro here and there for fun. With Astropad Studio to use Photoshop with my iMac.

Q. When are you going to do more tiny characters?
A. I'm posting new ones now.

Q. Can you send me the high res of one of your drawings?
A. If you didn't pay for that, no. I could, but then I'd have to send it to everyone asking me for that. I just don't have the time.

Q. Are you Canadian? or Where are you from?
A. I'm half Japanese, half Brazilian. Born in Rio/Brazil. And I spent around 7/8 years of my life in Toronto/Canada.