The Complete Step-by-step Guide to Drawing Cartoons, Manga and Anime

The Complete Step-by-step Guide to Drawing Cartoons, Manga and Anime

Expert Techniques and Projects, Shown in More Than 2500 Illustrations

Book - 2011
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"This title includes expert techniques and projects, shown in more than 2000 illustrations. This is a comprehensive and detailed guide to the art of cartooning, suitable for both beginners and experienced artists. It details all stages of the creative process, from developing a range of characters, such as animals, wizards and pirates, to completing an action-packed cartoon strip with speech. It includes over 150 practical exercises and projects, such as a vivid battle scene, a Shojo heroine, and using 3-D Illustrator effects. It features sections on how to digitally enhance your cartoons and manga drawings and transform them into animation. It includes over 2500 beautiful colour and black-and-white illustrations...There are special features on genres such as shojo and shonen, and super-deformed manga characters in both hand-drawn and digital mediums, as well as on anime which includes how to transform your drawings into live-action cartoons. With over 2500 inspiring drawings and 150 step-by-step exercises and projects, this practical book is an easy-to-use guide, which will show you how to produce your own amazing cartoons."--Publisher's description.
Publisher: London : Lorenz Books, c2011
Description: 512 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 cm
ISBN: 9780754823735
Branch Call Number: 741.5 Com
Additional Contributors: Hissey, Ivan.


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