Drawing Comics Lab: 52 Exercises on Characters, Panels, Storytelling, Publishing & Professional Practices

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Quarry Books, Nov 1, 2012 - Art - 136 pages

Do you dream of becoming a comic artist? Drawing Comics Lab covers all of the basic steps necessary to produce a comic, from the first doodle to the finished publication. This easy-to-follow book is designed for the beginning or aspiring cartoonist; both children and adults will find the techniques to be engaging and highly accessible.

Featured artists include:

- James Sturm

- Tom Hart

- Jessica Abel

- Matt Madden

- Eddie Campbell

- And many others

Start your comic adventures today with Drawing Comics Lab!


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About This Book
Unit 1 Youve Got Character
Unit 2 Page Building
Unit 3 Storytelling
Unit 4 Materials and Techniques
Unit 5 Publishing
Unit 6 Living the Dream
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Robyn Chapman has studied cartooning at two of the mediumā€™s finest institutions, receiving her BFA from the Savannah College of Art and Design and her MFA from The Center for Cartoon Studies. In 2005 she became The Center for Cartoon Studiesā€™ first fellow, and spent the next five years as their program coordinator and a faculty member. She has built and managed the curriculum for their successful Create Comics and Cartooning Studio workshops. Her cartooning courses, workshops, and lectures have brought her to classrooms at The New School, Wellesley College, The University of Iowa, and the 92nd Street Y. She lives inNew YorkCity. Visit her online at http://www.un-pop.com.

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