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New Comics Anthologies!

A Visual Sampling

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From Print Magazine:

Best New Comics Anthologies: A Visual Sampling
By: Michael Dooley | July 20, 2017

So many outstanding comics anthologies, so little quality eyeball time. But worry not: Print’s come to your rescue. Last year we surveyed “wonder women artists” nominated for San Diego Comic-Con’s Eisner Awards, located here. And on Tuesday we provided you with a visual sampling of this year’s top nominees, and you’ll find that here. And today we’ll wrap up with a design-based survey that highlights some of the more graphically striking and skillfully adventuresome artists within the “Best Anthologies” book category. The winner will be announced at tomorrow’s presentation ceremony.

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Best New Comics Anthologies


 

15 ARTISTS IN WONDERLAND

Alice ArtFROM PRINT MAGAZINE
Curious Pictures & Curiouser Conversations:
15 Artists In Wonderland
By Michael Dooley

Center Stage Gallery is now featuring more than 100 works by around three dozen of the field’s most creative pros: animation concept and character designers, visual developers, illustrators, and comics artists for movies, television, toys, and video games. Naturally, most are local, but the talent is as far-flung as Paris and Taiwan. And their work ranges from paintings and prints to handmade story-themed jewelry and micro-sculptures housed in tiny bottles.

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http://www.printmag.com/illustration/artists-alice-in-wonderland/

Illustration by Lorelay Bové “Kiss on the Nose”

VIDEO: An Animated History of Distinctive Hairstyles Representing Specific Time Periods Within the 20th Century

The history of hairstyles in the 20th century is a lively one, from the Gibson Girl’s chignon to the conk, which was worn by musicians like Sam Cooke in the 1920s, to Lucille Ball’s poodle cut, and of course, feathered hair made famous by Farrah Fawcett. It was a century of fast-paced fashions, made memorable by the identities showcased by hairstyle.

ARTICLE: Illustrations by the Bunches

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handsketching

Is sketching by hand more than a nostalgic activity? How is paper any different from a screen, especially when hardware is becoming more and more sophisticated? Is improving your hand-sketching skills really worthwhile when high-tech software is advancing every day? What difference can a pencil possibly make?

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15 Steps to Freelance Illustration

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15 steps to freelance illustration is a Step-by-Step guide and Workbook written specifically to give you the best chance of getting started on the right foot. Thousands of your fellow artists have already benefitted from this book, and many professors have made it required reading for their students, because it tells you exactly what you need to do to be a successful professional Illustrator.

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