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So, You Want to Be a Comic Book Artist?: The Ultimate Guide on How to Break Into Comics!


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andlt;bandgt;Find success as a comic book artist with this step-by-step guide to creating, publishing, and marketing your very own comics.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;The secrets to comic book creation are at your fingertips! This comprehensive guide details the steps to becoming a hit comic book makerand#8212;from creating compelling characters and illustrations to getting published and marketing a finished productand#8212;and is full of insights from world-famous artists from such companies as DC, Marvel, and Dark Horse. In addition to highlighting tips from seasoned pros, inspiring success stories from young artists are sprinkled throughout along with a resource list of potential publishers to help you hit the ground running.andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp; andnbsp;andlt;i andgt;So, You Want to Be a Comic Book Artist? andlt;/iandgt;also features in-depth chapters on adapting a storyline for video games and movies, using social media to promote a finished product, and self-publishing your own comic. Whether youand#8217;re just starting out or have been drawing comics for years, this book will get you where you want to go.

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andlt;bandgt;Phil Amaraandlt;/bandgt; is cocreator of the Nevermen and Sky Ape comics. As an editor, his books have won Eisner Awards in the comics industry, as well as an American Illustration Award and a Society of Illustrators Silver Medal. His first childrenand#8217;s picture book is called andlt;iandgt;Treehouse Heroesandlt;/iandgt;. As a schoolteacher, his Mighty Writers program uses comic books and movies to inspire young storytellers.andlt;bandgt;andlt;i andgt;andlt;/iandgt;andlt;/bandgt;andnbsp;

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