A Guided Logbook for Beginners
Dan Cooney - All books by this author
Aspiring comic book artists and storytellers will thoroughly enjoy this book! Seasoned author Daniel Cooney shows readers how to draw credible perspective from any point of view for convincing backgrounds and their relationships with the characters that inhabit them. This instructional book works like a journal filled with exercises for creating scenes in the context of storytelling. Practical demonstrations and interactive workbook grids to complete show readers how to enjoy the process as they develop their drawing mechanics and storytelling "chops." Explore the behavior of light and its importance for drawing from imagination; the concepts of composition; how to create visually engaging characters and environments; using reference to create fantastic work from unique camera angles; and more. Once you've come to grips with perspective, you'll notice that your work looks and feels authenticand as you follow the author's plan, you might just become the best comic book artist EVER!
About The Author:
Daniel Cooney graduated with a BFA in Illustration from the School of Visual Arts in New York City. He is the bestselling author of Writing and Illustrating the Graphic Novel and The Complete Guide to Figure Drawing for Comics and Graphic Novels. Learn more about Daniel at dancooneyart.com or find him @dcooneyart on Twitter and Instagram.
Paperback w/flaps / 176 Pages / 8 1/2 x 11 / 2019