Create Comics: A Sketchbook

Includes Over 50 Pages of Lessons & Tips to Create Comics, Graphic Novels, and More!

Editors of Chartwell Books
AUD $16.99

Part instruction manual, part sketchbook, Create Comics has everything you need to get started drawing your own comic world.

Drawing your own comics has never been easier! Create Comics gives you all the tools to get started creating your own comic world by combining helpful tips and tricks with sketchbook pages with panels. Whether you prefer to draw single-panel comics or a graphic novel, the 58 pages of helpful instruction in the front of this sketchbook covers all the comic-making basics, including:

• Creating Characters
• Bodies in Motion
• Villains
• Battles
• Adding Speech
• Some Dos & Don'ts
• Sound Effects
• Inking Techniques
• How Does it End?
• Creating Your Own Comic Book

Then, get right into planning and drawing your comic with the 144 blank pages in the back of the book that have panels outlined for you. The layflat format lets you focus on your drawing. So, are you ready to become a storyteller? This is just the beginning of something big!

With so much of our lives and contact going digital, the Creative Keepsakes journals offer an intimate way to nurture your connection with yourself and the people around you. An entertaining way to get off your screen, these guided and free-form journals are great for writers and artists alike. Each journal offers content around a different theme, including silly prompts for a laugh, random yet thoughtful questions, inspiration for art and composition, interactive prompts to learn about your heritage, and blank interiors on high-quality paper stock to use as your creative canvas. Beautifully designed and full of mindful prompts, channel your inspiration as you put pen (or pencil, or marker, or crayon!) to paper to learn more about yourself, your talents, and the people you love.

Also in this Series: 3,001 Questions All About Me, 301 Things to Draw, 301 Writing Ideas, Inner Me, Internet Password Book, My Fathers Life, My Grandmothers Life, My Life Story, My Mothers Life, 3,001 This or That Questions, My Grandfathers Life, Create the Poem, Complete the Drawing Journal, Mom and Me Journal, Why I Love You Journal, Create the Story, and Destroy & Design.

Author bio:

Publishing and supplying books to wholesalers, mail order companies, and retail stores for over 60 years. Chartwell Books publishes across a wide range of subjects, including history, craft, home reference, puzzles and games, music and music instruction, art instruction, transportation, and more.

Category: The arts
ISBN: 9781631067686
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Chartwell
Pub Date: March 2021
Page Extent: 204
Format: Paperback
Subject: Comic strip fiction / graphic novels (Children's / Teenage)