Drawing Words Writing Pictures Volume 1

What is Drawing Words & Writing Pictures?

Drawing Words & Writing Pictures is a textbook containing a systematic course that teaches the alchemical art of combining words and pictures to make comics. In it, authors Jessica Abel and Matt Madden have laid out a complete, structured syllabus that guides students from creating narrative in a single drawing to orchestrating all the skills involved in creating a multi-page, complex story.

This section of the website is the companion to that course. Scroll down to find chapter guides for students and teachers for all 15 chapters. And if you want to know more about the book, look here.


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