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Comic book & cartoon art

See below for a selection of the latest books from Comic book & cartoon art category. Presented with a red border are the Comic book & cartoon art books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Comic book & cartoon art books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

The Art Of Star Wars Rebels

The Art Of Star Wars Rebels

Author: Dan Wallace Format: Hardback Release Date: 19/11/2019

Strange Planet: The Viral Sensation of the Year

Strange Planet: The Viral Sensation of the Year

Author: Nathan Pyle Format: Hardback Release Date: 19/11/2019

I feel more attractive. Honestly, you are. It's the star damage. I CRAVE STAR DAMAGE. A hilariously perceptive and hugely addictive look at an alien world not unlike our own, based on the phenomenally popular Instagram comic From the mind of New York Times-bestselling author Nathan W. Pyle comes an adorable and profound universe in pink, blue, green, and purple. Since launching on Instagram in Feb 2019, Strange Planet has become a viral sensation - and this book, based on the side-splitting Instagram comic - covers a full life cycle of the alien planet's inhabitants, including milestones such as: The Emergence Day Being Gains a Sibling The Being Family Attains a Beast The Formal Education of a Being Celebration of Special Days Being Begins a Vocation The Beings at Home Health Status of a Being The Hobbies of a Being The Extended Family of the Being The Being Reflects on Life While Watching the Planet Rotate With dozens of never-before-seen illustrations in addition to old favorites, Strange Planet offers a sweet and hilarious look at a distant world not all that unlike our own.

Best of Vampirella Magazine Art Edition

Best of Vampirella Magazine Art Edition

Author: Cary Bates, Bruce Bezaire, Gerry Boudreau, John Michael Butterworth Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/11/2019

Terror aficionados, prepare to be bewitched and bedeviled! Tales of Vampirella is a glorious hardcover treasury of actual storyboard artwork from the heyday of horror comics, scanned in high-resolution color and printed at original size. Over a dozen mesmerizing tales appear in their entirety, stories ranging from Vampirella Magazine #9 (January 1971) to issue #112 (October 1979). Featuring contributions from such comic luminaries as Jeffrey Jones, Auraleon, Jose Ortiz, and Luis Bermejo (to name a few), this hardcover Art Edition preserves and celebrates the meticulous skill and hard work of the artists that defined the horror comic medium! Includes the following Vampirella stories in their completion: Vampirella #9: Vampi's Feary Tales: Lilith by Nicola Cuti (w) and Jeffrey Jones (a) Vampirella #17: Lover of the Bayou by Jan Strnad (w) and Luis Roca (a) Vampirella #20: Love is No Game by Steve Skeates (w) and Luis Garcia (a) Vampirella #20: Vengeance, Brother, Vengeance by Greg Potter (w) and Luis Dominguez (a) Vampirella #21: The Vampiress Stalks the Castle This Night by Don McGregor (w) and Felix Mas (a) Vampirella #24: Middle-Am by Steve Skeates (w) and Esteban Maroto (a) Vampirella #25: The Dead Howl at Midnight by W. Eaton (w) and Jose Bea (a) Vampirella #39: The French Coagulation by Carl Wessler (w), Gerry Boudreau (w), and Luis Bermejo (a) Vampirella #39: The Head-Hunter of London by John Michael Butterworth (w) and Leopoldo Sanchez (a) Vampirella #39: Sultan of 42nd Street by Carl Wessler (w), Gerry Boudreau (w), and Felix Mas (a) Vampirella #41: The Wickford Witches by Gerry Boudreau (w) and Jose Ortiz (a) Vampirella #45: The Winter of Their Discontent by Gerry Boudreau (w) and Isidro Mones (a) Vampirella #47: Gamal and the Cockatrice by Bruce Bezaire (w) and Auraleon (a) Vampirella #53: The Last Man Syndrome by Roger McKenzie (w) and Ramon Torrents (a) Vampirella #82: Prey for the Wolf by Cary Bates (w) and Brian Lewis (a)

Spider-Man Postcard Book

Spider-Man Postcard Book

Author: Comics Marvel Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/11/2019

Making Comics

Making Comics

Author: Lynda Barry Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/11/2019

Hello students, meet Professor Skeletor. Be on time, don t miss class, and turn off your phones. No time for introductions, we start drawing right away. The goal is more rock, less talk, and we communicate only through images. For more than five years the cartoonist Lynda Barry has been an associate professor in the University of Wisconsin Madison art department and at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, teaching students from all majors, both graduate and undergraduate, how to make comics, how to be creative, how to not think. There is no academic lecture in this classroom. Doodling is enthusiastically encouraged. Making Comics is the follow-up to Barry s bestselling Syllabus and this time she shares all of her comics-making exercises. In a new hand drawn syllabus detailing her creative curriculum, Barry has students drawing themselves as monsters and superheroes, convincing students who think they can t draw that they can, and most important, encouraging them to understand that a daily journal can be anything so long as it is hand drawn. Barry teaches all students and believes everyone and anyone can be creative. At the core of Making Comics is her certainty that creativity is vital to processing the world around us.

Gahan Wilson 50 Years of Playboy Cartoons

Gahan Wilson 50 Years of Playboy Cartoons

Author: Neil Gaiman, Gahan Wilson Format: Hardback Release Date: 31/10/2019

Getting Started in Comic Book Design

Getting Started in Comic Book Design

Author: Editors of Thunder Bay Press Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 31/10/2019

This complete kit will guide you through the process of making your own comic book from start to finish. The materials and information included in this kit are designed to help you start creating your own comics and characters. After learning how to create expressive cartoon characters with basic shapes and forms, you'll learn tons of tips and tricks to make your own comic book--from adding speech bubbles, captions, and sound effects to setting up your scenes to tell a story. This kit includes everything you need to get started: a 64-page interactive project book, a 16-page sketchbook, speech bubble stickers, a drawing pencil, and 7 fine-line markers.

For the Love of Peanuts

For the Love of Peanuts

Author: Peanuts Global Artist Collective, Elizabeth Anne Hartman Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/10/2019

A gorgeous, coffee-table collection that captures the energy, excitement, and, of course, the love, behind Peanuts first-ever partnership and public art exhibition with seven major internationally renowned artists including Nina Chanel Abney, AVAF (Assume Vivid Astro Focus), FriendsWithYou, Mr. A (Andre Saraiva), Tomokazu Matsuyama, Rob Pruitt, and Kenny Scharf. Launched in early 2018, the Peanuts Global Artist Collective--which features dozens of specially commissioned pieces by seven high-profile distinguished artists--has been an international sensation that includes major public art displays in more than seven cities around the world, as well as product and retail partnerships. The artists selected to reinterpret the work of Charles Schulz are Nina Chanel Abney, AVAF (Assume Vivid Astro Focus), FriendsWithYou, Mr. A (Andre Saraiva), Tomokazu Matsuyama, Rob Pruitt, and Kenny Scharf. This beautifully designed and illustrated tie-in book collects the original works by each artist as well as interviews and information on what inspired their unique and delightful renditions of our favourite Peanuts characters. It also includes behind-the-scenes imagery and rarely seen material from the Peanuts archive.

Everyone's a Critic The Ultimate Cartoon Book

Everyone's a Critic The Ultimate Cartoon Book

Author: Bob Eckstein Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/10/2019

We are all critics now. From social media likes to reviews on Yelp and Rotten Tomatoes, we're constantly asked to give our opinion and offer feedback. Everyone's a Critic is a curated collection of the best and brightest New Yorker cartoonists celebrating the art of the drawn critique, whether about restaurants, art, sports, dates, friends, or modern life. Featuring the work of thirty-six masters of the cartoon, including Roz Chast, Sam Gross, Nick Downes, Liza Donnelly, Bob Mankoff, Michael Maslin, and Mick Stevens, over half the cartoons in this book appear in print for the first time.

Marvel 80th Anniversary Postcard Book

Marvel 80th Anniversary Postcard Book

Author: Comics Marvel Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/10/2019