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Creando cómics

by Robin Johnson
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6
  • Grade: 1
tagged: beginner, cartooning, experiments & projects

Do you have a favorite comic-strip character? Read about how art combines with a story or joke to create a comic strip, as well as what steps artists follow to make a comic.

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Creating Comics

by Robin Johnson
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6
  • Grade: 1
tagged: beginner, cartooning, experiments & projects

Do you have a favorite comic-strip character? Read about how art combines with a story or joke to create a comic strip, as well as what steps artists follow to make a comic.

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Comic Book Skills Lab

by Jane Yates
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9
  • Grade: 4
tagged: techniques, cartooning

This fun art book inspires children to unleash their creativity as they learn how to use a variety of tools, media, and processes to create original comic book works. Mini-bio sections highlight the work of well-known artists and encourage readers to consider the artist's use of the elements of art and principles of design. Skill-building projects …

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Draw Out the Story

Ten Secrets to Creating Your Own Comics

by Brian McLachlan
edition: eBook
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: cartooning, comic strips & cartoons

Whether kids want to write or draw a comic that's funny or scary, long or short, made-up or true-to-life, cartoonist and author Brian McLachlan maintains there are just ten crucial things they need to know to get started.
Using colloquial text, images, and examples, each chapter hones in on a different secret to creating great comics. Budding com …

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Lila and Ecco's Do-It-Yourself Comics Club

illustrated by Willow Dawson
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: cartooning, composition & creative writing

Twelve-year-olds Lila and Ecco are obsessed with comics. Every summer, they dress up as their favorite characters to attend the local comic book convention. This year, after they stumble into a workshop of comics creators, Lila and Ecco come to an exciting realization --- they can make their very own comic books!

Join Lila and Ecco as they embark on …

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