Cartooning (Collins Need to Know?) [NOOK Book]

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This practical step-by-step guide provides an ideal introduction to the exciting and fun world of cartooning, covering a wide range of cartoons, caricatures, comic strips and manga.Would you like to draw cartoons like those you see in comic books, on TV, or on the big screen? Ever wondered how to draw caricatures of your friends or famous people? Do you want to know how to draw manga-style characters? Collins need to know? Cartooning is the one-stop guide to all the practical skills and insider tips you need to ...
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Cartooning (Collins Need to Know?)

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Overview

This practical step-by-step guide provides an ideal introduction to the exciting and fun world of cartooning, covering a wide range of cartoons, caricatures, comic strips and manga.Would you like to draw cartoons like those you see in comic books, on TV, or on the big screen? Ever wondered how to draw caricatures of your friends or famous people? Do you want to know how to draw manga-style characters? Collins need to know? Cartooning is the one-stop guide to all the practical skills and insider tips you need to become a successful cartoonist – and have lots of fun in the process.Contents include:Introduction1 The history of cartoons2 Loosening up3 Materials4 Drawing cartoons5 Bringing cartoons to life6 Cartoon humour7 Caricatures8 Comic strips9 Manga10 Putting your cartoons to workGlossaryNeed to know more?IndexWhether you’re a complete beginner to drawing or are already a keen cartoonist, this handy and accessible guide will have you creating your own cartoon world in no time. All you need to make a start is a pen, some paper – and of course your sense of humour!

John Byrne, originally from Dublin, is a top cartoonist and teacher who has worked for many publications ranging from Private Eye to The Stage (the UK’s Variety), where he currently has a weekly column. He has published numerous other books in both the UK and the USA, including Learn to Draw Cartoons, Learn to Draw Comics and Drawing Cartoons That Sell! for Collins. He has also presented live TV cartoon lessons and is a former tutor at the National Museum of Cartoon Art in London.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780007556625
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 1/9/2014
  • Series: Collins Need to Know?
  • Sold by: Harper Collins UK
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: ePub edition
  • Pages: 192
  • File size: 15 MB
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John Byrne, from Dublin, is a respected professional cartoonist, whose cartoons have appeared in many well-known publications, including Private Eye, The Guardian and The Bookseller. He has extensive experience of teaching cartoons and comedy, and is in constant demand for workshops and lectures. He has written several other books, including the best-selling Learn to Draw Cartoons and Learn to Draw Comics ,.


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