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Draw Out the Story: Ten Secrets to Creating Your Own Comics

Brian McLachlan

Comic creator McLachlan encourages readers to try their hand at graphic storytelling. He explains conventions like speech balloons, panels, and captions. He discusses styles of comics and use of detail and color that can help young artists create their own graphic stories. The author's own illustrations appear throughout the book, giving the reader examples of his secrets. A practical and fun introduction for the beginning comic illustrator. Ages 8-12