Figure Drawing for Comics and Graphic Novels

Figure Drawing for Comics and Graphic Novels by Daniel Cooney teaches you how to create and draw dynamic characters from photos, real life or your imagination. Suitable for everyone from the complete beginner to experienced artists, this extremely detailed book covers a huge range of information to provide you with everything you need to know to make the best composition and tell an engaging story.

Areas covered include:
• Composing and photographing models, to use as a reference in your drawing
• Conceptualising a composition, including characters and background, equipment, and locations for settings
• Detailed coverage on drawing tricky parts of the anatomy, such as heads, hands and feet
• Drawing figures in action
• Drawing props
• Drawing and rendering clothes
• …and much more!

Figure Drawing for Comics and Graphic Novels is published by Bloomsbury and is set for release on August 30th.

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