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Comic Book Skills Lab

Comic Book Skills Lab

by Jane Yates


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This fun art book inspires children to unleash their creativity as they learn how to use a variety of tools, media, and processes to create original comic book works. Mini-bio sections highlight the work of well-known artists and encourage readers to consider the artist's use of the elements of art and principles of design. Skill-building projects support readers as they create their own comic books.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780778768470
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing
Publication date: 02/25/2020
Series: Art Skills Lab
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.60(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: 830L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Timeless Comics 4

Facial Expressions 6

Shaping Your Characters 8

Elements of Comics 10

Speech Balloons and Sound Effects 12

Creating Backgrounds 14

The Power of Captions 16

Designing Comic Strips 18

Heroes and Villains 20

Striking Splash Pages 22

Judging a Book by the Cover? 24

Create Your Comic Book 26

Is Manga Your Style? 28

Learning More 30

Glossary 31

Index and About The Author 32

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