Education of a Comics Artist by Steven Heller
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Education of a Comics Artist
By Steven Heller

Education of a Comics Artist

By (author) See other recent books by Steven Heller See other recent books by Michael Dooley
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $34.99
Your Price: $31.49 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.57 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 7-10 days, Not for Xmas



Education of a Comics Artist by Steven Heller

Book Description

This provocative anthology provides inspiration on how to teach, think, and talk about comic art in the classroom and beyond. Featuring essays, interviews, visual material, and syllabi by more than 60 teachers, professionals, and leaders from the field, the book provides an in-depth view of the art, business, education, and history of cornic art. Starting with a comprehensive overview of the comics field, the book is organized by genre and medium, with chapters including magazine cartoons, editorial cartoons, political comics, comic strips & panels, humour comic books, action/superhero comic books, alternative comic books, and graphic novels. In addition, three sections feature comic art and its role in related fields such as animation, design, and illustration; course syllabi and experiential profiles by top teachers; and essays on how to survive and thrive as a comic artist. The editors focus on the elements of narrative and storytelling but also include essays on the development of practical skills such as storyboarding and writing. A survey of the brightest and best of American comic art, this unique read will fascinate both professionals and students as well as the booming fan community. The book features the stars of today's comic arts and illustration scene, such Fred Seibert, J.J. Sedelmeyer, Gary Baseman, Art Spiegelman, and Jules Feiffer. Allworth Press will work closely with these high-profile contributors to create word-of-mouth about the book.

Buy Education of a Comics Artist book by Steven Heller from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781581154085
ISBN-10: 1581154089
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 153mm x 18mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Allworth Press,U.S.
Publisher: Allworth Press,U.S.
Publish Date: 1-Jun-2005
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Steven Heller

Art of Beatrix Potter by Steven Heller Art of Beatrix Potter, Hardback (November 2016)

Published to coincide with the 150th anniversary of Beatrix Potter's birth, this magnificent collection celebrates the artist behind The Tale of Peter Rabbit and numerous other beloved children's books.

Paul Rand by Steven Heller Paul Rand, Hardback (November 2016)

A new edition of this classic volume including high-quality images throughout: 153 black-and-white illustrations and 55 colour plates of Rand's iconic art

» View all books by Steven Heller

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Education of a Comics Artist book by Steven Heller and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Steven Heller

Steven Heller is a leading authority on design education and the editor of the "Education of" series. The art director of the New York Times Book Review, he is also chair of the graduate design program at the School of Visual Arts. He is author or editor of more than eighty books on graphic design, including Design Literacy, Design Humour, The Graphic Design Reader, The Education of a Graphic Designer, The Education of an Illustrator, The Education of an E-Designer, The Education of a Design Entrepreneur, The Education of a Typographer, Graphic Design Time Line, Graphic Design History, Texts on Type, Sex Appeal, The Swastika, Design Dialogues, Design Culture, Looking Closer 4, Looking Closer 3, Looking Closer 2, and Looking Closer, all published by Allworth Press. Michael Dooley is a renowned creative director who designs and supervises print, web, and motion graphics productions for such clients as Wells Fargo, Disney, and Cartoon Network., he has written numerous articles about the comics medium for such publications as Amazing Heroes, The Comics Journal, and Raw

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Steven Heller close
Graphic Design Rants and Raves by Steven Heller
Becoming a Design Entrepreneur by Steven Heller
Art of Beatrix Potter by Steven Heller
Paul Rand by Steven Heller
Typography Idea Book by Steven Heller
Automobile Design Graphics by Steven Heller
Slab Serif Type by Steven Heller
Graphic Design Idea Book by Steven Heller
Covering Print by Steven Heller
Postcards from Print by Steven Heller
Education of a Graphic Designer by Steven Heller
Presenting Shakespeare by Steven Heller
Steinweiss. The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover by Steven Heller
Becoming a Graphic and Digital Designer by Steven Heller
Shadow Type by Steven Heller
Writing and Research for Graphic Designers by Steven Heller
Mid-Century Ads by Steven Heller
Stencil Type by Steven Heller
Edward Gorey His Book Cover Art & Design A239 by Steven Heller
Popular Skullture by Steven Heller
»
Recent books by Michael Dooley close
IPv6 Deployment and Management by Michael Dooley
Teaching Motion Design by Michael Dooley
Fit for Fertility by Michael Dooley
Your Change, Your Choice by Michael Dooley
Education of a Comics Artist by Michael Dooley
McDonald's Veterinary Endocrinology and Reproduction by Michael Dooley
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close