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  • Hollywood Cartoons

    American Animation in Its Golden Age

    by Michael Barrier

    In Hollywood Cartoons, Michael Barrier takes us on a glorious guided tour of American animation in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s, to meet the legendary artists and entrepreneurs who created Bugs Bunny, Betty Boop, Mickey Mouse, Wile E. Coyote, Donald Duck, Tom and Jerry, and many other cartoon favorites. Beginning with black-and-white silent cartoons, Barrier offers an insightful account, taking us ... Read more

    $30.68 AUD

  • How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big

    Kind of the Story of My Life

    by Scott Adams

    Dilbert creator Scott Adams' funny memoir about his many failures and what they eventually taught him about success'Adams has a funny, refreshingly considered set of ideas about how to find success-and what that success will look like when one gets there' Kirkus Reviews----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Scott Adams has probably failed at more ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Planning before Writing a Novel

    by Shruti Chandra

    First-time fiction writers often get stuck in the middle of writing a novel mainly because they do not have an outline they can stick to. Outlining a novel before writing is essential for carrying on with a story of 80,000 words or more.This book includes ten questions after answering which you will be have the entire outline of your novel in front of you. You will have built your protagonist, ... Read more

    $2.75 AUD

  • Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?

    A Memoir

    by Roz Chast

    #1 New York Times Bestseller2014 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTIn her first memoir, New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents. Spanning the last several years of their lives and told through four-color cartoons, family photos, and documents, and a narrative as rife with laughs as it is with tears, Chast's memoir is both comfort and comic relief for anyone ... Read more

    $18.36 AUD

  • How To

    Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems from Randall Munroe of xkcd

    by Randall Munroe

    Randall Munroe is . . .****'Nerd royalty' Ben Goldacre'Totally brilliant' Tim Harford'Laugh-out-loud funny' Bill Gates'Wonderful' Neil GaimanAN INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe world's most entertaining and useless self-help guide, from the brilliant mind behind the wildly popular webcomic xkcd and the million-selling What If? and Thing E... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • 49 Mixed Media Art Ideas: An Idea-Generating List to Inspire You

    by Lorene Troyer

    49 Ideas for Mixed Media Art has idea snippets to help you when you need inspiration for your next project or you want to create art on a budget or simply need ideas of new techniques to use. Go through the list until you find a technique you want to try. You can add your own twist to it or combine it with another idea that's on the list. You may want to explore some techniques further by doing ... Read more

    Free

  • Strange Planet: The Comic Sensation of the Year

    by Nathan W. Pyle

    THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERBased on the phenomenally popular Instagram comic, a hilariously perceptive and hugely addictive look at an alien world not unlike our ownFrom the mind of New York Times-bestselling author Nathan W. Pyle comes an adorable and profound universe in pink, blue, green, and purple. Since launching on Instagram in Feb 2019, Strange Planet has become a viral sensation - ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Erotic Comics

    A Graphic History, Vol 1 (PB)

    by Tim Pilcher and 2 more

    Crammed full of exquisite art from around the world, with fascinating background stories about the artists, editors and publishers, Erotic Comics: A Graphic History examines how this much maligned artform developed into a publishing phenomenon that spans the globe. Volume 1 delves deep into comic history, from the bawdy English cartoons of the 17th century, through the magazines impacted by the ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Stan Lee's How to Write Comics

    From the Legendary Co-Creator of Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Fantastic Four, X-Men, and Iron Man

    by Stan Lee and 4 more

    Comics icon Stan Lee, creator of the Mighty Marvel Universe, has set about to teach everything he knows about writing and creating comic book characters. In these pages, aspiring comics writers will learn everything they need to know about how to write their own comic book stories, complete with easy to understand instruction, tips of the trade, and invaluable advice even for more advance writers. ... Read more

    $15.50 AUD

  • Stan Lee's How to Draw Comics

    From the Legendary Creator of Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk, Fantastic Four, X -Men, and Iron Man

    by Stan Lee and 5 more

    In Stan Lee's How to Draw Comics, Stan Lee reveals his secrets for:* Costumes * Penciling, Inking & Coloring * Lettering & Word Balloons* Digital Advances * Perspective & Foreshortening * What Makes Great Action * Page & Panel Layout * Covers * Creating a Portfolio * Getting WorkWhen it comes to comic books, one name says it all: Stan Lee. His characters are classics. His industry knowledge is ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD

  • Solutions and Other Problems

    by Allie Brosh

    *THE NO.1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*For the first time in seven years, Allie Brosh, the creator of the immensely popular blog 'Hyperbole and a Half' and #1 New York Times bestselling author, returns with her new collection.Solutions and Other Problems includes humorous stories from Allie Brosh's childhood; the adventures of her very bad animals; merciless dissection of her own cha... ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • TRUE GRIT - MEAN BUSINESS

    by Paramount Pictures

    Five U.S. Marshals and a wagon-load of prisoners... A boy appears, with news of a bloody double-murder... Two of the marshals ride out to investigate... TRUE GRIT: MEAN BUSINESS is a free 24-page comic adapted from the novel TRUE GRIT by Charles Portis, now a major motion picture by the Coen Brothers. Inspired by the dime novels that first brought fame to the heroes and villains of the old ... Read more

    Free

  • Draw With Jazza - Creating Characters

    Fun and Easy Guide to Drawing Cartoons and Comics

    by Josiah Brooks

    Imagine, Design and Draw Your Own Characters!Draw With Jazza YouTube star Josiah Brooks breaks down an easy-to-follow method that will help you to invent and draw original characters time and time again. Whether sci-fi or steampunk, comic book heroines or tattooed action heroes, animal familiars or alien races, you will discover the limitless possibilities of creating your very own characters for ... Read more

    $24.85 AUD

  • Manga for the Beginner Kawaii

    How to Draw the Supercute Characters of Japanese Comics

    by Christopher Hart

    series Christopher Hart's Manga for the Beginner
    Got manga?Christopher Hart’s got manga, and he wants to share it with all his millions of readers—especially the beginners. With Manga for the Beginner, anyone who can hold a pencil can start drawing great manga characters right away. Using his signature step-by-step style, Hart shows how to draw the basic manga head and body, eyes, bodies, fashion, and more. Then he goes way beyond most beginner ... Read more

    $13.96 AUD

  • Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes

    From the Legendary Co-creator of the Avengers, Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, the Fantastic Four, the X-Men, and Iron Man

    by Stan Lee and 4 more

    The third installment in comics icon Stan Lee's series showing readers how to draw some of the most exciting and dynamic superheroes of all time.Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk, and the Avengers all share a common trait -- these hugely popular Marvel Comics superheroes were co-created by the legendary Stan Lee. Now, Lee shows readers everything they'll need ... Read more

    $15.50 AUD

  • How to Draw Manga

    by Nadezhda Osipova

    How to draw manga: Head and body.Step by step lessons for beginners.52 pages. ... Read more

    $1.26 AUD

  • Drawing Cartoons and Comics For Dummies

    by Brian Fairrington

    A unique reference for creating and marketing original cartoons and comicsAn original American art form, comics thrill millions of people across the globe. Combining step-by-step instruction with expert tips and advice, Drawing Cartoons & Comics For Dummies is a one-stop reference for creating and marketing original cartoons and comics. While many books tend to focus on specific characters or ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

  • HOW TO DRAW CARTOON CHARACTERS

    Drawing fundamentals for beginners (Digital art, a step-by-step guide).

    by Yehia Mahran

    Learn the fundamentals of drawing and coloring your very own cartoon characters! In this book, we'll learn the basics of digital art. We'll start by choosing the brushes most suitable for cartoon art. We'll discuss layers and how to effectively use them in our workflow. We'll then work on 3 fun and challenging projects. In each project, we're going to draw and color an original cartoon character. ... Read more

    $1.52 AUD

  • Manga in Theory and Practice: The Craft of Creating Manga

    The Craft of Creating Manga

    by Hirohiko Araki

    series Manga in Theory and Practice
    Hirohiko Araki is the author of one of the longest-running and most beloved manga of all time, the epic fan favorite JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure. According to him, manga is the ultimate synthesis of all forms of art, and in this book he reveals the secrets behind how to make the magic happen using concrete examples from his own work. Read all about his “golden ratio” for drawing, the character ... Read more

    $15.83 AUD

  • Art Felting

    by Natalia Levis-Fox

    Today we shall uncover your art talents and create a masterpiece on fur, named “Vitality Tree”. The picture in your own interpretation will fill your home with unlimited divine vitality, health, comfort and happiness. Instead of paints, we will use bright wool fibers. To create pictures with wool is a real pleasure, as you easily experiment with colors, adding and removing fibers to your ... Read more

    $6.24 AUD

  • Cartooning: Cartooning 1

    Learn the basics of cartooning

    by Jack Keely and 1 more

    series How to Draw & Paint
    Learn all about the exciting realm of cartooning! In Cartooning 1, Jack Keely (with some help from Carson van Osten) invites you into the cartooning world and shows you how to create a variety of lovable characters-from a perky puppy to a personable toaster! In this book, the author explains his drawing techniques, as well as his methods of developing a cartoon to its fullest. You will learn to ... Read more

    $11.32 AUD

  • Manga for the Beginner

    Everything you Need to Start Drawing Right Away!

    by Christopher Hart

    series Christopher Hart's Manga for the Beginner
    Got manga?Christopher Hart’s got manga, and he wants to share it with all his millions of readers—especially the beginners. With Manga for the Beginner, anyone who can hold a pencil can start drawing great manga characters right away. Using his signature step-by-step style, Hart shows how to draw the basic manga head and body, eyes, bodies, fashion, and more. Then he goes way beyond most beginner ... Read more

    $13.96 AUD

  • Learn How to Draw Caricatures: Step By Step Guide For the Beginner

    by Paolo Lopez de Leon and 1 more

    series Learn to Draw #21
    Learn How to Draw CaricaturesStep By Step Guide For the BeginnerTABLE OF CONTENTSIntroduction:MaterialsStarting with CaricatureThe FaceMore about the FaceSectionsI.The Hair and Forehead•Drawing the Hair•Different HairstylesII.The Eyes and Eyebrows•Drawing the Eyes•Drawing the EyebrowsIII.The Nose, Cheek and Ears•Drawing the Nose•Drawing the Cheek and EarsIV.The Mouth, Teeth and Chi... ... Read more

    $5.06 AUD

  • Drawing Fantastic Furries

    The Ultimate Guide to Drawing Anthropomrphic Charaacters

    by Christopher Hart

    ENTER THE ALLURING, MAGICAL, MYTHICAL WORLD OF THE FURRY KINGDOMWhat Is A Furry?A furry is an anthropomorphic being—an animal with human characteristics. Furries have fascinated artists going back thousands of years and as seen in the influx of animal/human characters into popular culture, interest today is at an all time high. And now for the first time all in one volume, you’ll be able to take ... Read more

    $15.50 AUD