Doug Hills Art & Instruction

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

For those that are creating comic strips in Clip Studio Paint/Manga Studio 5, but miss having blue-line templates to work with, these Comic Strip Templates may be just what you are looking for.

The page templates have been pre-formatted and measured out for traditional one, two, and three-row newspaper comic strips.

Single Row Template:

  • Canvas Size: 17 inches by 5.5 inches
  • Trim Area: 13 inches by 7.75 inches
  • Bleed: 0.25 inches
  • Live Area: 12.5 inches by 7.25 inches 

Double Row Template

  • Canvas Size: 17 inches by 9.5 inches
  • Trim Area: 13 inches by 7.75 inches
  • Bleed: 0.25 inches
  • Live Area: 12.5 inches by 7.25 inches

Triple Row Template

  • Canvas Size: 17 inches by 13 inches
  • Trim Area: 13 inches by 11.5 inches
  • Bleed: 0.25 inches
  • Live Area: 12.5 inches by 11 inches

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

  • Single Row Templates in 72, 150, 300, 400, 600, and 1200 dpi page resolutions.
  • Double Row Templates in 72, 150, 300, 400, 600, and 1200 dpi page resolutions.
  • Triple Row Templates in 72, 150, 300, 400, 600, and 1200 dpi page resolutions.
  • A Readme File explaining the templates, and how you can use them.

  • An Action Set that you can import and use in the program to trim and export your comic for places like the web. Installation and usage instructions are included. 

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.