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Publisher Comments:

A fresh, up-to-date approach to creating comics shows artists of all ages and talent levels how to build basic figures into stylized characters, set them in action, and add the backgrounds needed to complete the visual storytelling process.

Chapters include instruction on basic shapes and perspective; human anatomy, figure drawing, and stylizing the basic figure; the head and comic facial expressions; and backgrounds and inking techniques. Terrific tips of the trade are provided by prominent young professionals in the comic book industry who share their insiders' overviews of the business, giving aspiring cartoonists a decided edge in becoming savvy newcomers as they prepare to enter a very competitive field.

Synopsis:

This practical text offers aspiring artists instruction on the creation of comic book art. It is structured in such a way that artists of all levels of talent can benefit, and progresses from basic figure drawing to action scenes and inking techniques. Tips of the trade are also included.

Synopsis:

Using a fresh approach to creating comics, this book shows artists of all ages and talent levels how to build basic figures into stylized characters, set them in action, and add story-telling backgrounds. Some of today's hottest young professionals share their tips. 310 illustrations, 10 in color.

About the Author

Andy Smith, whose own comic books are published by Image Comics, has worked as a penciler, inker, and art director for several top companies, including Marvel, DC, and Acclaim Comics. He lives in Orlando, Florida.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823003129
Author:
Smith, Andy
Publisher:
Watson-Guptill Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Comic books, strips, etc.
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Art
Subject:
Drawing
Subject:
Cartooning
Subject:
Commercial - Illustration
Subject:
Figure drawing
Subject:
Comic books
Subject:
Techniques - General
Subject:
Techniques - Cartooning
Subject:
Graphic Arts - Illustration
Subject:
Cartooning -- Technique.
Subject:
Figure drawing -- Technique.
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Cutting Edge
Series Volume:
1274-S
Publication Date:
20000631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
10 COLOR AND 300 BandW ILLUS
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
10.88x8.56x.41 in. 1.19 lbs.

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Product details 144 pages Watson-Guptill Publications - English 9780823003129 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This practical text offers aspiring artists instruction on the creation of comic book art. It is structured in such a way that artists of all levels of talent can benefit, and progresses from basic figure drawing to action scenes and inking techniques. Tips of the trade are also included.
"Synopsis" by , Using a fresh approach to creating comics, this book shows artists of all ages and talent levels how to build basic figures into stylized characters, set them in action, and add story-telling backgrounds. Some of today's hottest young professionals share their tips. 310 illustrations, 10 in color.
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