"Yuno has been accepted to her dream school: Yamabuki Arts High School. To attend the school, Yuno moves and starts to live in a small apartment building named the Hidamari Apartments located near the school. Once there, she makes new friends such as her classmate Miyako and the second year students, Hiro and Sae. Surrounded by good friends, Yuno starts moving towards her dream of being an artist and finding herself in Hidamari Sketch!"
— Sentai Filmworks Catalog
Hidamari Sketch is the stand-alone title of the first season of the anime series animated by SHAFT Studios and licensed by Sentai Filmworks. It debuted in Japan on January 11, 2007 and ran through March.
The events of the season covers various parts of Yuno's freshman year at Yamabuki High School, along with her first year as a Hidamari Apartments tenant. The episodes are episodic (i.e. not in chronological order), but they mainly consists of the time frame before Hoshimittsu.
|Episode List for Hidamari Sketch|
- MyAnimeList has Hidamari Sketch rated at a 7.55/10 by ~13,300 registered users and the series ranks on the site rank at about #1300.
- The Opening Song is called Sketch Switch. The Ending Song is Marble's Mebae Drive (Budding Drive).