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The Gnomon Workshop: Comic Book Pencilling with Stephen Platt [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at Feb. 8, 2012
The Gnomon Workshop: Comic Book Pencilling with Stephen Platt [repost]

The Gnomon Workshop: Comic Book Pencilling with Stephen Platt
DVDRip | English | MKV | 608 x 448 | XviD ~1916 kbps | 29.970 fps
AC-3 | 192 kbps | 48.0 KHz | 2 channels | 131 min | 2.25 GB
Genre: Video Training / Drawing

In this DVD, Stephen Platt covers how to create a fully penciled page from beginning to end. He begins with exploration in the thumbnail stage and enlarges the chosen rough thumbnail using a photocopier and lightbox. During the course of the demo, Stephen shows how he indicates change in form, graduated shadows, texture and mass, all while maintaining a dramatic graphic expression. In addition, he discusses industry conventions as well as advice on portfolios and earning a living in professional comics.

Comic Strip Artists in American Newspapers, 1945-1980  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Sept. 18, 2017
Comic Strip Artists in American Newspapers, 1945-1980

Comic Strip Artists in American Newspapers, 1945-1980 by Moira Davison Reynolds
English | February 18, 2003 | ISBN: 0786415517 | EPUB | 202 pages | 1.2 MB

From Comic Strips to Graphic Novels  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Aug. 21, 2017
From Comic Strips to Graphic Novels

From Comic Strips to Graphic Novels by Daniel Stein
English | Apr. 17, 2015 | ISBN: 3110426560 | 425 Pages | PDF | 18 MB

This essay collection examines the theory and history of graphic narrative as one of the most interesting and versatile forms of narrative beyond traditional literary texts.

Reading Bande Dessinée: Critical Approaches to French-language Comic Strip  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Aug. 21, 2017
Reading Bande Dessinée: Critical Approaches to French-language Comic Strip

Reading Bande Dessinée: Critical Approaches to French-language Comic Strip by Ann Miller
English | Feb. 15, 2008 | ISBN: 1841501778 | 274 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Bande dessinée, or French comic strip, has always provoked controversy—labeled a danger to literacy and moral standards by its detractors, this polarizing art form has at the same time been deemed worthy of prestigious national centers in France and Belgium. Reading Bande Dessinée, the first English-language overview and critical study of this intriguing medium, traces the history and examines the cultural implications of French comics.
Comic Books and Comic Strips in the United States through 2005: An International Bibliography (Bibliographies and Indexes in Po

Comic Books and Comic Strips in the United States through 2005: An International Bibliography (Bibliographies and Indexes in Popular Culture) by John Lent
English | Apr. 30, 2006 | ISBN: 0313338833 | 357 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This final work in John Lent's series of bibliographies on comic art gathers together an astounding array of citations on American comic books and comic strips. Included in this volume are citations regarding anthologies and reprints; criticism and reviews; exhibitions, festivals, and awards; scholarship and theory; and the business, artistic, cultural, legal, technical, and technological aspects of American comics.

Chris Ware: Conversations (Conversations with Comic Artists Series)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Willson at July 30, 2017
Chris Ware: Conversations (Conversations with Comic Artists Series)

Jean Braithwaite, "Chris Ware: Conversations (Conversations with Comic Artists Series)"
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1496809297, 1496809300 | 272 pages | EPUB | 10.2 MB

Comic Performance in Pakistan: The Bhānd (Palgrave Studies in Comedy)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at July 23, 2017
Comic Performance in Pakistan: The Bhānd (Palgrave Studies in Comedy)

Comic Performance in Pakistan: The Bhānd (Palgrave Studies in Comedy) by Claire Pamment
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1137566302, 9781137566300 | 229 Pages | PDF | 4.67 MB
Kid Comic Strips: A Genre Across Four Countries (Palgrave Studies in Comics and Graphic Novels)

Kid Comic Strips: A Genre Across Four Countries (Palgrave Studies in Comics and Graphic Novels) by Ian Gordon
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137561971, 9781137561978, B01N48KE5A | 94 Pages | PDF | 6.94 MB

The Comic Mode in English Literature: From the Middle Ages to Today (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at July 11, 2017
The Comic Mode in English Literature: From the Middle Ages to Today (repost)

Roston Murray, "The Comic Mode in English Literature: From the Middle Ages to Today"
English | ISBN: 1441112316 | 2011 | PDF | 288 pages | 3.4 MB

The Greatest Comic Book of All Time  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at July 8, 2017
The Greatest Comic Book of All Time

The Greatest Comic Book of All Time: Symbolic Capital and the Field of American Comic Books by Bart Beaty, Benjamin Woo
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137561963 | 156 Pages | PDF | 4.3 MB

Bart Beaty and Benjamin Woo work to historicize why it is that certain works or creators have come to define the notion of a "quality comic book," while other works and creators have been left at the fringes of critical analysis.