Character Design Studio: Create Cutting-Edge Cartoon Figures for Comic Books, Computer Games, and Graphic Novels by Chris Patmore
Creating spectacular characters is the most crucial element of cartooning. But how can you make them really leap from the page? How do you illustrate their special powers? How can you recreate Manga-style cyber punks, classic comic book superheroes, or crazy cartoon critters?
Translate your drawing skills into vibrant 3-D figures using a broad spectrum of modern animation styles and techniques
Practice figure construction and proportioning; discover how you can simplify characters without losing any of their impact; learn how to capture detail such as futuristic body-armor
Find out how to convey emotion, and depict movement, speed, impact, and recoil. Bring a dynamic new dimension to your artwork.