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.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 144 pages, 10 colour illustrations, 300 b&w illustrations
- Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications
- Publication Date: 01/07/2000
- Category: Comic book & cartoon art
- ISBN: 9780823003129