Superheroes and Beyond

Superheroes and Beyond

How to Draw the Leading and Supporting Characters of Today's Comics

Book - 2009
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Superheroes remain the most popular genre of characters in comics and comics-inspired movies. Superheroes & Beyond by Chris Hart shows aspiring artists how to create a huge array of original comic book heroes and villains. The characters found within these pages are broken down into step-by-step constructions that help the student of comics visualize the basic forms and individual features of comic book superheroes.
The subjects covered include: drawing faces, drawing the head from all angles, expressions, light and shadow and its effect on the face, heroes, villains and supporting characters, hands and fee,; foreshortening poses, the dynamics of drawing action; sexy gals; talking in speech balloons, placement of speech balloons and captions, storytelling, use of light and dark in silhouettes, superhero environments, and drawing the splash page.
Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill Publications, 2009.
ISBN: 9780823033058
Characteristics: 159 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,26 cm.


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