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Cartooning : philosophy and practice

Author: Ivan Brunetti
Publisher: New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. & expanded edView all editions and formats
Provides lessons on the art of cartooning along with information on terminology, tools, techniques, and theory.

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Genre/Form: Textbook
Problems and Exercises
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ivan Brunetti
ISBN: 9780300170993 0300170998
OCLC Number: 670481401
Awards: Winner of Will Eisner Comic Industry Award (Educational) 2012
Description: 77 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm
Contents: Spontaneous Drawing --
Single-Panel Cartoons --
Four-Panel Strips --
A Simple Page --
The Democratic Grid --
The Hierarchical Grid --
Tools --
Style --
A Full-Color "Sunday" Page --
A Four-Page Story.
Responsibility: Ivan Brunetti.


The best cartooning is efficient visual storytelling - it is as much a matter of writing as it is of drawing. This book presents fifteen lessons on the art of cartooning, guiding his readers through  Read more...


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"A simple yet sophisticated guide . . . inculcate[s] a sense of cartoons as an essentially literary form."-Wall Street Journal"A simple yet sophisticated guide . . . [with] a warm sense of Read more...

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