Christopher Hart is an author of How-To-Draw books on art instruction, covering subjects from anatomy and figure drawing to manga and furries. His work is noted for personality-packed characters and humorous writing. In addition, his books are profusely illustrated with clear step-by-step instructions. He has had over 50 books published, which have sold over 3 million copies, domestically. Christopher Hart's books have been translated into more than 20 languages. Hart has had the top selling art book in the United States for over a year, continuously; Manga Mania, published by Random House. In addition, he has had the top three art books in the country simultaneously; Manga Mania, Anime Mania, and Drawing Cutting Edge Comics, published by Random House. His most recent series on drawing manga, Manga for the Beginner, appeared on Bookscan's Top 50 list in the Art Category for two straight years; in addition, every title in the 4-book series has appeared on Bookscan's top 50 list, with three of them having appeared simultaneously.
Hart's How-To-Draw videos have been produced by F+W Media and by Howcast. He has hosted his own television show on Activity TV, which is part of the Comcast Network. His work has appeared in numerous national magazines, including American Artist. He has over 60 How-To-Draw videos on YouTube. Known for making himself accessible to help newcomers, he offers advice and feedback through his website and his deviantArt account.