These guides are invaluable to any aspiring comics artist. Each book offers unique insights and demonstrations of a variety of techniques by experts in the field.
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Coloring and Lettering Comics — This is a
Digitally Drawing Comics — This guide shows artists how to give up pencil, pen, and paper and start drawing dynamic, exciting comics entirely with computer tools. Author Freddie E. Williams is one of the hottest artists in the DC Comics stable and a leader in digital penciling and inking. In clear, step-by-step directions, he guides readers through every part of the digital process, from turning on the computer to finishing a digital file of fully inked comic art, ready for print.
Inking Comics — For the aspiring artist who wants to become an expert comic book inker, this is the definitive resource. Legendary comic book penciler and inker, Klaus Janson, uses
Pencilling Comics — The art of the legendary Klaus Janson has endured for over 30 years in the ever-changing comic book industry. Covering everything from anatomy to composition to page design, Janson details the methods for creating effective visual communication. Step by step, he analyzes and demonstrates proven strategies for comic book pencilling that are informative and exciting. This book features 100 black and white illustrations.
Writing Comics — This is an excellent resource for any writer who wants to become an expert comic book storyteller. A living legend in the comics book industry, author Dennis O'Neil reveals his insider tricks and no-fail techniques for comic storytelling. In this book, O'Neil explains the many diverse formats for comic books, including graphic novels, maxi-series, mega-series, and adaptation. He also provides dozens of guidelines for writing proposals to editors that command attention and get results. The book features 70 black and white illustrations.
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