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Draw Your Own Cartoons (Quick Starts for Kids!)
Draw Your Own Cartoons - Quick Starts for Kids! Author:Don Mayne Draw Your Own Cartoons! — Grab a pencil and let the cartooning begin! — If you can draw a square, a circle and a triangle (with a few hot dogs and gumdrops thrown in), you can draw cartoons. It's that simple! — * Master a few food shapes and you'll have an instant group of body types to embellish in your own style. — * Fire up your inner "cartoonif... more »ier" to change ordinary objects and animals into cartoonlike creations with a few strokes of a pencil.
* Discover the wonderful wacky world of special effects - visual and sound effects, facial expressions, hand-lettering, textures, props, and speech balloons - everything a cartoonist needs!
* Create a cast of characters using the P.I.E. Formula and follow the 10 easy steps to great cartoons, from rough "thumbnails" to finished pieces!
Cartooning is a great way to express yourself and to record your observations - but most of all, it's just plain fun!
For kids of all ages - from 8 to adult!
Don Mayne is an award-winning cartoonist and cartoon instructor. He has taught children and adults the secrets of cartooning in his classes at the Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco and in community and school programs.« less