How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way by Stan LeeOne of the first and still one of the best, Stan Lee’s How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way has been the primary resource for any and all who want to master the art of illustrating comic books and graphic novels.
Stan Lee, the Mighty Man from Marvel, and John Buscema, active and adventuresome artist behind the Silver Surfer, Conan the Barbarian, the Mighty Thor and Spider-Man, have collaborated on this comics compendium: an encyclopedia of information for creating your own superhero comic strips. Using artwork from Marvel comics as primary examples, Buscema graphically illustrates the hitherto mysterious methods of comic art. Stan Lee’s pithy prose gives able assistance and advice to the apprentice artist. Bursting with Buscema’s magnificent illustrations and Lee’s laudable word-magic, How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way belongs in the library of everyone who has ever wanted to illustrate his or her own comic strip.
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How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way - Stan Lee
The book teaches the aspiring comic book artist how to draw and create comic books. The examples are from Marvel Comics and Buscema artwork. The book created a generation of cartoonists who learned there was a "Marvel way to draw and a wrong way to draw". Some believe the "exercises in the book are silly with its stick figures, cylinders, cubes, and storytelling. Lee and Buscema also created a video version of the book which is now on DVD. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Da Capo Press.
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