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Author Potter, William, 1964- author.

Title Drawing classic heroes / William Potter and Juan Calle.

Publication Info. New York : PowerKids Press, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 741.51 POT    Available
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Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
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Series Ultimate comic art
Potter, William, 1964- Ultimate comic art.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Creating comic heroes -- Getting started -- Body matters -- Face time -- Heroes in the making -- Strike a pose -- Racing into action -- Taking off -- It's a hit! -- Planning the page -- Making a splash -- Battleground -- The perfect plot -- Glossary & further information -- Index.
Summary Tragic pasts, secret identities, compelling personalities the best character designs are built on these essential factors! This ultimate guide shows readers how to create costumes that reflect their characters powers, how to design a team of characters with interesting group dynamics, and how backstory can contribute to a character's flaws and strengths. Using classic designs, poses, and powers as references, readers will create their own unique characters. They'll learn essential drawing skills, such as anatomy and basic color theory. Simple step-by-step instructions and tips from professional artists guide readers through the design process while encouraging creativity. Diverse character references combined with classic poses, powers, and paneling tips make this amazing book a valuable addition to any library.
Subject Heroes in art -- Juvenile literature.
Figure drawing -- Technique -- Juvenile literature.
Comic books, strips, etc -- Technique -- Juvenile literature.
Comic books, strips, etc. -- Technique.
Figure drawing -- Technique.
Heroes in art.
Added Author Calle, Juan, 1977- illustrator.
ISBN 9781508154648 (hardback)
1508154643 (hardback)
9781508154709 (paperback)
1508154708 (paperback)

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