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Comic books in 'Art Instruction'

  • Issue #1-1ST
    How to Make Awesome Comics SC (2017 WM) with Professor Panels and Art Monkey 1-1ST

    1st printing. Story and art by Neil Cameron. Part comic book, part coloring & activity book, 100% fun! An accessible, cool, and engrossing guide for younger readers to creating their own comics and graphic novels. Want to have awesome ideas, every time? Feel like turning your ideas into amazing stories? And ever wish you could make your creations come alive with incredible artwork? If any of these things sounded cool to you, then How to Make Awesome Comics is the perfect book to help you on your way to comics/cartooning genius. Let Professor Panels and Art Monkey take you through every step you'll need to be on your way! Softcover, 64 pages, full color. Cover price $8.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    How to Paint Characters the Marvel Studios Way HC (2019 Marvel) 1-1ST How to Paint Characters the Marvel Studios Way HC (2019 Marvel) 1-1ST

    1st printing.

    Have you ever wanted to create characters that look like they belong on the big screen? Now you can!

    In this exclusive in-depth hardcover, you'll learn tips and tricks from some of the industry's best concept artists. Ryan Meinerding, Andy Park and the other artists behind Marvel Studios' Visual Development department will share their methods for creating iconic designs for all your favorite characters, from Captain America to Black Panther and more! Learn their favorite tools of the trade, their tips for visual character development and their process of collaborating with other artists on the team, as well as the Costume and Props departments, to create seamless film designs!

    Hardcover, 240 pages, PC/PB&W. All Ages

    Cover price $50.00.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    I'd Love to Draw HC (2014 Titan Books) By Andrew Loomis 1-1ST

    1st printing. By Andrew Loomis and Alex Ross. Published for the first time, I'd Love To Draw is Andrew Loomis' lost work. Carefully reconstructed from a unique unpublished original manuscript by a team of experts, including comic book and illustration legend Alex Ross, this facsimile edition completes the Loomis legacy at long last, in the form of an iconic piece of art and illustration history. Part of Titan's top-selling series of all the classic Andrew Loomis art titles! Hardcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 128 pages, B&W. Cover price $39.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Illustrated Comic Art Workshop (1982) 1-1ST

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    First Printing. An illustrated guide on drawing comic book art put together by Dick Giordano, Frank McLaughlin, Gary Brodsky, John Romita, and Barry Grossman. Softcover, 7 x 10-in, Black and whit interior. Cover price $4.95.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Illustrated Comic Art Workshop (1982) 2-1ST

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    Volume 2 - 1st Printing, "Penciling". An illustrated guide on drawing comic book art put together by Dick Giordano, Frank McLaughlin, Gary Brodsky, John Romita, and Barry Grossman. Softcover, 8.5" x 11", 64 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #2
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 2

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    Book 2 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. Edition copyrighted 1953.NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #3
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 3

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 3: Composition and Perspective (1953). Illustrating and Cartooning Book 3: Composition and Perspective (circa 1950s). Book 3 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. Edition copyrighted 1953. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #4
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 4

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    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 4: Beginning Cartooning and Illustrating (1953 edition). Book 4 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in.NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #5
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 5
    • Includes 10 Lettering Demonstration Charts.

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 5: Lettering (1953 edition). Book 5 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #6
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 6

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 6: Techniques and Details (1953 edition). Book 6 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #7
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 7

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 7: Animal Drawing (1953 edition). Book 7 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #8
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 8

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 8: The Human Figure (1953 edition). Book 8 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #9
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 9

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 9: Animated Cartooning (1953 edition). Book 9 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #10
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 10

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 10: Cartoon Strips and Art Staff Work (1953 edition). Book 10 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #11
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 11

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 11: Feature Cartooning and Illustrating (1953 edition). Book 11 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #12
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 12

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 12: The Study of Color (1953 edition). Book 12 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #13
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 13

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 13: Book and Magazine Illustration (1953 edition). Book 13 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #14
    Illustrating and Cartooning Instruction Course 14

    Illustrating and Cartooning Book 14: Production Processes (1953 edition). Book 14 in a popular correspondence art course offered by Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, MN. 44 pages including covers, black and white on glossy paper stock, 8.5-in. x 13.5-in. NOTE: Due to the nature of these item they may or may not include reference graphs. The grade and price of the item is unaffected by the inclusion, or excluson of these graphs.

  • Issue #9
    Illustration Magazine (2002 1st Series) 9

    This new issue features a long article on pin-up illustrator Enoch Bolles, perhaps best known for his covers for Film Fun magazine. The article offers an exclusive sneak preview of the upcoming book, The Art of Enoch Bolles, by Jack Raglin. Illustrated with dozens of drawings and original never-before-published paintings, this is a classic issue that should not be missed. Also featured in this issue are articles on legendary magazine illustrator Robert Fawcett, paperback illustrator Paul Rader (known for his sexy "sleaze" covers for Midwood Publishers), and the Dell Mapback covers of airbrush artist Gerald Gregg. Each issue also features a list of current exhibitions and events, a book review section, and much more! (Illustration Magazine) Magazine, 80pg, FC$9.00 Cover price $9.00.

  • Vol. 55 #1
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    Volume 55, Issue 1 - Winter 1968. Magazine produced by the Art Institutes of Minneapolis at Minnesota to advertise the correspondence course, their mail order art supply, and the happenings of former students. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 24 pages, B&W.

  • Vol. 55 #2
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    Volume 55, Issue 2 - Spring 1969. Magazine produced by the Art Institutes of Minneapolis at Minnesota to advertise the correspondence course, their mail order art supply, and the happenings of former students. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 24 pages, B&W.

  • Vol. 55 #3
    Illustrator Magazine (1916 - 2014 Art Instruction Schools of Minneapolis) Vol. 55 #3

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    Volume 55, Issue 3 - Summer 1969. Magazine produced by the Art Institutes of Minneapolis at Minnesota to advertise the correspondence course, their mail order art supply, and the happenings of former students. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 24 pages, B&W.

  • Vol. 55 #4
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    Volume 55, Issue 4 - Fall 1969. Magazine produced by the Art Institutes of Minneapolis at Minnesota to advertise the correspondence course, their mail order art supply, and the happenings of former students. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 24 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #1B-1ST
    Ink Bloom Draw and Paint a Fantasy Adventure SC (2010) 1B-1ST

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    Does NOT Include Bonus DVD - 1st printing. By Jim Pavelic. Readers will learn to create an array of fantastic alien creatures, landscapes, ships, and background elements, while being entertained by the story of a strong female character and learning how illustration and story work hand in hand. Readers will follow Hachi, a 17-year-old girl of Chinese-Japanese descent immediately following WWII, as she discovers herself and her innate powers while traveling to futuristic worlds, encountering new friends and terrible foes that will push her newfound powers to their limits. Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 176 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $26.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Joe Kubert's World of Cartooning Horror HC (1998 Tell-A-Graphics) 1-1ST

    1st Printing. Hardcover, Spiralbound, 11.5", 16", 62 pages, full color.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Joe Kubert's World of Cartooning Penciling HC (1998 Tell-A-Graphics) 1-1ST

    1st Printing. Spiralbound, 11" x 16", 58 pages, full color.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Joe Kubert's World of Cartooning Super Villains HC (1998 Tell-A-Graphics) 1-1ST

    1st Printing. Hardcover, Spiralbound, 11.5" x 16", 62 pages, full color.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Kids Draw Anime (2002) 1-1ST

    By Christopher Hart. Anime, or Japanese animation, is today's coolest cartoon style! Want to draw anime characters yourself? Then this is the book for you! Learn to draw their "shiny" eyes, tiny noses, and larger than life expressions. Then follow easy step-by-steps to draw anime-style boys and girls, martial artists, action heroes, animals, and more! Just grab a pencil and come join the fun! Softcover, 8 1/2 x 11-in, Color interior. Cover price $10.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Learn to Draw Mickey Mouse and Friends Through the Decades HC (2015 Walter Foster) 1-1ST

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    1st printing.

    Learn to Draw Mickey Mouse & Friends Through the Decades creates the opportunity for an artistic celebration of the world's most beloved mouse, by bringing together a collection of step-by-step projects and inspirational illustrations for rendering these timeless characters as they originally appeared. Featuring 128 pages of art instruction material, this title makes a covetable collector's item for any loyal Disney enthusiast or aspiring artists interested in learning to draw in classic cartoon style.

    Hardcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 128 pages, full color.

    Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Learning Cartooning HC (1952 Stravon) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Art instruction book for cartoons by Syd Hoff. Hardcover, 130 pages, text with instructional B&W illustrations.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Make Animals Felts Art from Japan SC (2018 Viz) 1-1ST Make Animals Felts Art from Japan SC (2018 Viz) 1-1ST

    1st printing.

    By Yoshinobu.

    Breathtaking. Beautiful animals that seem to breathe. Their eyes are majestic and wild, yet they possess an aura of gentleness. This is the amazing world of YOSHiNOBU and the creative process he uses to give life to his animal friends. A gallery of the astonishing work of Japan's top felting artist and step-by-step instructions on how to make these stunning creations.

    Softcover, 120 pages, full color.

    Cover price $16.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Making Comics SC (2019 Drawn and Quarterly) By Lynda Barry 1-1ST Making Comics SC (2019 Drawn and Quarterly) By Lynda Barry 1-1ST

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    1st printing.

    By Lynda Barry.

    For more than five years the cartoonist Lynda Barry has been 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. At the core of Making Comics is her certainty that creativity is vital to processing the world around us.

    Softcover, 200 pages, full color.

    Cover price $22.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Manga Art SC (2017 Watson-Guptill) Inspiration and Techniques from an Expert Illustrator 1-1ST

    1st printing. By Mark Crilley. The world of manga (Japanese comics) has captured the imagination of artists, both aspiring and professional alike. Mark Crilley presents the most complete look yet at the variety of creative options available in the world of manga. Crilley fills each chapter with gorgeous, original artwork created with a variety of tools (pencils, colored pencils, digital art, pen and ink, and more) and in a variety of manga-inspired styles. He pairs each piece with information on the materials used and the inspiration that led to its creation. Manga Art provides readers a one-of-a-kind chance to hear from one of the leading artists in the field of manga instruction, as he reveals the unlimited possibilities of manga and the creative secrets behind over 100 pieces of original, never-before-seen artwork. Softcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 176 pages, full color. Cover price $22.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Manga Makeovers SC (2016 Barron's) Create Amazing Drawings of Yourself, Your Friends, and Everything Around You 1-1ST

    1st printing. Story and art by Sonia Leong. Manga characters are beautiful, beguiling, and easier to draw than you think. With help from Manga Makeovers, you can take your personal photos and "Manga" every part of your world. Learn styles and techniques to draw a cute self-portrait, Chibi style; your lunch as a bento box; a friend as an anti-hero with supernatural powers; a comic strip about your favorite celebrity; a local bus as a spaceship; and more. Through this series of easy-to-follow exercises, sketching challenges, inspirational galleries, and scenarios, you'll soon be drawing people, pets, things - or even yourself - Manga-style! Softcover, 8-in. x 10-in., 144 pages, full color. Cover price $17.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
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    1st printing.

    By Chris Hart.

    Best-selling author Christopher Hart's latest tutorial reveals the secrets and techniques that go into building worlds of wonder. Manga Mania Fantasy Worlds throws down the gauntlet for artists interested in creating detailed fantasy-themed backdrops and landscapes, rugged weaponry, and fearsome creatures.

    Softcover, 9in. x 10 1/2-in., 144 pages, full color.

    Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Manga Mania Girl Power SC (2009 CH Books) Drawing Fabulous Females for Japanese Comics 1-1ST

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    1st printing.

    By Chris Hart. Cover Design by Diane Lamphron.

    Today's most popular manga are all about girls. Weather they're battling monsters, practicing magic, playing sports or just flirting with their crushes, manga girls do it in style. MANGA MANIA GIRL POWER! shows you how to draw dozens of dynamic divas.

    Softcover, 9in. x 10 1/2-in., 144 pages, full color.

    Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Manga Mania How to Draw Japanese Comics SC (2001 Watson-Guptill) 1-1ST Manga Mania How to Draw Japanese Comics SC (2001 Watson-Guptill) 1-1ST

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    1st printing.

    By Chris Hart.

    The only step-by-step guide ever published on drawing this wildly popular style of comic book art for fans of all ages! Illustrator Christopher Hart expands on his impressive track record of popular How-To books, sharing his vast insight on rendering fantasy robots, diabolical monsters, mythical animals, and other exciting visions in the dynamic Manga style. Big, splashy chapters with clear, concise guidance demonstrate how to create exciting martial arts, special effects, and manga-type characters without having to reinvent the art of drawing.

    Softcover, 9in. x 10 1/2-in., 144 pages, full color.

    Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Manga Mania How to Draw Japanese Comics SC (2001 Watson-Guptill) 1-REP Manga Mania How to Draw Japanese Comics SC (2001 Watson-Guptill) 1-REP

    2nd and later printings.

    By Chris Hart.

    The only step-by-step guide ever published on drawing this wildly popular style of comic book art for fans of all ages! Illustrator Christopher Hart expands on his impressive track record of popular How-To books, sharing his vast insight on rendering fantasy robots, diabolical monsters, mythical animals, and other exciting visions in the dynamic Manga style. Big, splashy chapters with clear, concise guidance demonstrate how to create exciting martial arts, special effects, and manga-type characters without having to reinvent the art of drawing.

    Softcover, 9in. x 10 1/2-in., 144 pages, full color.

    Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
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    1st printing. Written and Illustrated by L.A. Doust. This book teaches you how, when, and what to emphasize or exaggerate in a drawing in order to turn that drawing into a caricature or cartoon. Hardcover, 5 1/2-in. x 8 1/2-in., 86 pages, Text (with B&W illustrations)

  • Issue #1-REP
    Manual on Caricature and Cartooning HC (1932 Frederick Warne & Co.) 1-REP

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    2nd and later printings. Written and Illustrated by L.A. Doust. This book teaches you how, when, and what to emphasize or exaggerate in a drawing in order to turn that drawing into a caricature or cartoon. Hardcover, 5 1/2-in. x 8 1/2-in., 86 pages, Text (with B&W illustrations)

  • Issue #ITEM#1
    Marvel Avengers Paint-by-Numbers (2015 Thunder Bay Press) 5 Classic Scenes ITEM#1 Marvel Avengers Paint-by-Numbers (2015 Thunder Bay Press) 5 Classic Scenes ITEM#1

    NOTE: This item is sold as a collectible, not for the paint. Because the item is now years old, we cannot guarantee that the paint will still be usable--it may be dried up. 1st printing. By Daniel Wallace. Captain America, the Incredible Hulk, Thor, and Iron Man help you fight the crime of empty walls! Paint-by-number is still just as much fun as when you were a kid. Follow the number guide to paint in classic detail, or go rogue and choose your own color combos. Every scene includes your favorite Marvel heroes. The 48-page book reveals secrets of the Avengers and their mansion, offers the history behind various team-ups of heroes and villains, and profiles the technological creations of scientist Hank Pym. Brush up on your hero history and re-create classic scenes from the Marvel universe! Includes 10-in. x 8-in. Cards to Paint-by-numbers, paints (10 colors), 1 paint brush, and 1 mini book (Softcover 5-in. x 7-in., 48 pages, full color). Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Marvel Illustrator's Sketchbook SC (2019 Marvel) 1-1ST Marvel Illustrator's Sketchbook SC (2019 Marvel) 1-1ST

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    1st printing.

    Text by Jess Harrold.

    Practice how to draw comics the Marvel way with this dedicated sketchbook that takes you through all the key stages in the creative process! With advice from the pros on every step - character designs, layouts, pencils, inks, colors and covers - it's exactly what you need to help develop your skills as an illustrator! Take a Journey into Artistry with this first-of-its-kind sketchbook from the House of Ideas! And with lots of hard work and practice, one day you too can Make Yours Marvel!

    Featuring lay-flat binding and over 30% instructional pages!

    Softcover, 6-in.x 8-in., 168 pages, B&W. All Ages

    Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Master the Art of Speed Painting: Digital Painting Techniques SC (2016 3dtotal) 1-1ST

    1st printing. For matte painters and concept artists working in the movie, videogame, and TV industry, it can often be important to be able to quickly and efficiently create artwork, for storyboarding and storytelling purposes. Master the Art of Speed Painting: Digital Painting Techniques aims to be the go-to book for artists training to enter the industry, and for established artists looking to brush up on their knowledge of speed painting. Featuring helpful time-saving tips and techniques from established industry artists, such as how to create and use custom brushes, and how to implement an impressionistic style, there's plenty to offer to help the artist master their craft. Softcover, 10-in. x 8-in., 256 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $34.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
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    Volume 1 - 1st printing. By Mark Crilley. Master manga creator Mark Crilley shows how to draw diverse characters and backgrounds with easy, clear instructions. Readers will learn methods for creating their most requested manga characters in a range of ages, locations, backgrounds, clothing styles and expressions. Includes spreads of reference drawings showing the endless variety of characters possible. Softcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 128 pages, full color. Cover price $22.99.

  • Issue #2-1ST
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    Volume 2 - 1st printing. "Level Up!" By Mark Crilley. Mastering Manga 2 covers basic facial & body proportions for beginners, but also covers topics the first book didn't including some lessons that can be regarded as more advanced. It's a "step 2" to Mastering Manga that doesn't alienate anyone who happens to see this book first. With the addition of background and perspective lessons, Crilley will encourage readers to take what they've learned in the previous lessons and build it all into a full strip. Softcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 128 pages, full color. Cover price $24.99.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Mastering Manga SC (2012-2016 FW Media) By Mark Crilley 3-1ST

    Volume 3 - 1st printing. "Power Up!" By Mark Crilley. Master the skills to create your very own manga! Expert manga artist Mark Crilley guides you to another level with this powered-up drawing book. Complete your Crilley collection with this third installation, which elevates the instruction to focus on drawing methods to help you create distinctive and detailed professional-level manga art. Through 40 in-depth step-by-step demonstrations not covered in other Mastering Manga books, Mark reveals his secrets for adding color, how to draw manga-style animals, ways to use photo reference, his preferred art supplies and how to fix character inconsistencies. Softcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 128 pages, full color. Cover price $24.99.

  • Issue #HTD016
    Modern Cartoon by Walter Foster (1931) 024 HTD016

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    Not dated, circa late 40's. Reprint - the highest book on the inside back cover "How to Draw" books list is "101 Heads"(#16).
    Modern Cartoon is book number 24 in an instructional series of "How to Draw" books by Walter T. Foster. Cover by Hal Rasmusson. Art by Hal Rasmusson, Al Vermeer, Salvador Baguez, Russell Patterson, Don Flowers, Walter T. Foster, Dick Turner, Burr Shafer, Dorman H. Smith, George Scarbo, Gluyas Williams, and others. $1.00 cover price, 8 1/2-in. x 14-in.; black and white; 40 pages. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #HTD051
    Modern Cartoon by Walter Foster (1931) 024 HTD051

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    Not dated, circa late 50's. Reprint - the highest book on the inside back cover "How to Draw" books list is #51.
    Modern Cartoon is book number 24 in an instructional series of "How to Draw" books by Walter T. Foster.
    Wraparound cover by Hal Rasmusson. Art by Hal Rasmusson, Al Vermeer, Salvador Baguez, Russell Patterson, Don Flowers, Walter T. Foster, Dick Turner, Burr Shafer, Dorman H. Smith, George Scarbo, Gluyas Williams, and others. Full color centerfold pullout poster (same art as front cover). $1.00 cover price, 10 1/4-in. x 13 1/2-in.; black and white; 36 pages. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #HTD113
    Modern Cartoon by Walter Foster (1931) 024 HTD113

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    Not dated, circa 60's. Reprint - the highest book on the inside back cover "How to Draw" books list is #113.
    Modern Cartoon is book number 24 in an instructional series of "How to Draw" books by Walter T. Foster.
    Wraparound cover by Hal Rasmusson. Art by Hal Rasmusson, Al Vermeer, Salvador Baguez, Russell Patterson, Don Flowers, Walter T. Foster, Dick Turner, Burr Shafer, Dorman H. Smith, George Scarbo, Gluyas Williams, and others. Full color centerfold pullout poster (same art as front cover). $1.00 cover price, 10 1/4-in. x 13 1/2-in.; black and white; 36 pages. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Monograph HC (2004 IMD Publishers) 1-1ST

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    1st printing.

    Featuring over 100 color and black & white illustrated studies, Monograph showcases a kinetic array of challenging and energetic compositions in motion culled from the sketchbooks of renowned comic book cover artist and illustrator Glenn Fabry.

    Hardcover, 8 1/2-in." x 11-in., 146 pages, full color.