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Author McLachlan, Brian, author.

Title Draw out the story : ten secrets to creating your own comics / by Brian McLachlan.

Publication Info. Toronto, ON : Owl Kids, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Children's Non-fiction    jC 741.51 MCLA    Available
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Description 143 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 21 cm
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Note Includes index.
Contents Comics let you show & tell -- There are 3 parts to presenting a comic -- Simple art doesn't equal simple stories -- Details make the difference -- Let the personality shine -- Take it one moment at a time -- Know your tools -- You need more than one good idea -- There are 2 ways to build a story -- Go beyond the normal.
Summary Offers advice for effective storytelling in comic book format, covering such topics as color, placement, pacing, visually representing ideas, and other techniques for short gag strips as well as graphic novels and other more involved storylines.
Subject Comic books, strips, etc -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature.
Comic books, strips, etc. -- Technique -- Juvenile literature.
Comic books, strips, etc -- Illustrations -- Juvenile literature.
Drawing -- Technique -- Juvenile literature.
Cartoons and comics -- Authorship.
Cartoons and comics -- Technique.
Graphic novels -- Authorship.
Graphic novels -- Technique.
ISBN 9781926973838 (bound) :
9781771470032 (pbk.) :

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