Doug Hills Art & Instruction

Comic Book Page Templates for Clip Studio Paint/Manga Studio 5

If you are making the transition from traditional to digital art tools, but miss using the blue-line comic boards you have used to create your comics, you may find these comic templates for Clip Studio Paint/Manga Studio 5 useful for your work. 

These templates have been pre-formatted and measured out for traditional American-style comics:

  • Canvas Size: 11 inches by 17 inches
  • Trim Area: 10 inches by 15 inches
  • Bleed: 0.25 inches
  • Live Area: 9 inches by 14 inches

Included in your purchase (collected in a .zip file) are:

  • Single Page Templates in page resolutions of 72, 150, 300, 400, 600, and 1200 dpi.
  • Two Page (spread) Templates in page resolutions of 72, 150, 300, 400, 600, and 1200 dpi.
  • A Readme file explaining the templates, and how you can use them.

Within each template are guide lines that you can use to mark off halves, thirds, the live area, and the trim area of the page.

There is no download limit for your purchase. Buy it once, and download it as many times as you need.

Please Note: These rulers are only compatible with Manga Studio 5, Manga Studio 5 EX, Clip Studio Paint, and Clip Studio Paint EX.