Composing Comics: Design Rules For Creating Clearer Pictures

John McNamee, Cartoonist and Comedy Writer

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9 Lessons (18m)
    • 1. Intro

      1:02
    • 2. Assignment

      1:02
    • 3. Page

      1:28
    • 4. Guides

      1:51
    • 5. Panels

      1:33
    • 6. Drawing

      3:56
    • 7. Patterns

      2:36
    • 8. Textplacement

      3:14
    • 9. Conclusion

      1:11

About This Class

Comics are their own language. In this class, you'll learn the basic grammar of that language to help  make your comics more readable, more engaging, and better looking. From laying out the page, to how to place your text in a word bubble, this class is perfect for both the beginner and intermediate comic maker looking to take the look of their pages to the next level.