Traditional Inking Tools for Making a Graphic Novel

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Making a Graphic Novel is available for purchase

The course includes 56 video lessons with 6 hours of content. This is one of the most comprehensive courses on making graphic novels and comic books you can find.

So what’s in the course? What’s included? How much will it cost? How do I get my launch discount?

Here are all the details.

What will you learn?

We’ll start by briefly going over the history of comic books, publishing conventions, and learn the basic terminology we’ll be using throughout the course.

Comic Art Styles
After understanding the basics, we’ll go over approaches of different artists to handling individual elements of comic art, such as character, inking, panel layout, lettering and more.

Sequential Art Theory
Before making our own graphic novels, we’ll familiarize ourselves with with the theory behind the craft. Understanding closure & transitions, pacing, rhythm, pairing words and images, composition, clarity, readability, types of shots, and composing pages/spreads.

We’ll examine different ways a production can work, including planning our book with publishing in mind, how to mix traditional and digital media and how to work in a team vs. Solo.

An overview of writing a story with the graphic novel format in mind. Characters, setting, story structure, script writing, and writing with drawing.

Drawing Traditionally / Digitally
Once we’re ready to get dirty, we’ll learn how to actually draw our pages, setting up a page, penciling, inking and coloring it, in both digital and traditional forms.

Before wrapping up we’ll talk about getting a publisher, or how to self publish the book yourself. We’ll cover printing options, book design, distribution options and marketing strategy.

How much will it cost?
The course will launch at $97 for the first 3 days, and then the price will go up to $147 and will never drop again. You know the drill.

It will also be available as part of our Ultimate Package, which includes our entire course library, so if you already purchased that package you will get access to the course on launch day.

Don’t miss this one!
After taking this course you will have complete understanding of the entire process of creating a graphic novel from start to finish, and will be able to take the next steps to making your book a reality.

If you have any more questions about this course, please reply to this email and ask away!

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