The Complete Guide to Figure Drawing for Comics and Graphic Novels

The Complete Guide to Figure Drawing for Comics and Graphic Novels

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Written for art students and beginners who want to illustrate for comics and graphic novels, this book provides a thorough grounding in drawing the human form.

Explains how to pose and photograph models, and then use photos as reference for finished drawings Describes the essentials of creating sequential art, including backgrounds, facial expressions expressing emotion, poses suggesting action, and more Includes examples and principles on how to draw clothing and costumes Advises on writing dialogue that keeps the story action moving

This comprehensive self-teaching course for illustrators features more than 150 instructive color illustrations.
Publisher: Hauppauge, NY : Barrons Educational Series, 2012
ISBN: 9781438000985
Branch Call Number: 741.5 COO 2012
Characteristics: 192 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm


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Mar 23, 2013

As an artist (comics/graphic novels) I loved it. It was a great refresher course. One of the best, if not the best book on comic book proportions & figures. Definitely worth its time!

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