How To Draw Comics The Marvel Way
November 2009 – In an attempt to discipline myself more with art, I’ve decided to randomly pick out one of my art books to study. My random book-o’-choice was my dad’s 1978 How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way by Stan Lee and John Buscema. As told by the date, Dad has had this book for a while, but I’ve never really stopped to read it. I’ve just used various poses from the pages here and there for some of my sketches throughout the years. I started with Chapter One: The Tools – And the Talk- of the Trade!
The next day was a full day of drawing with Chapter Two: The Secrets of – Form! Making an Object Look Real during the daytime and figure drawing class at night.
Next was the start of Chapter Three: The Power of Perspective! I’ll just start by saying that I am fairly convinced that my ruler has it out for me…