Fun with a Pencil

Fun with a Pencil

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Andrew Loomis is revered amongst artists - including comics superstar Alex Ross - for his mastery of drawing. His first book, "Fun With a Pencil", published in 1939 is a wonderfully crafted and engaging introduction to drawing, cartooning, and capturing the essence of a subject all while having fun. With step-by-step instruction from Professor Blook, Loomis' charming alter ego on the page.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 120 pages
  • 225 x 305 x 18.8mm | 889g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2-colour illustration throughout
  • 0857687603
  • 9780857687609
  • 77,049

Review quote

"Fun with a Pencil is a wonderful drawing instructional book for beginners and aspiring comic book artist. And this is a great reference book for your library." - Retrenders
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About Andrew Loomis

One of the great commercial illustrators of the 40s and 50s, Andrew Loomis's books are classics in the genre and highly sought after by commercial illustrators, comic book artists and concept artists alike. "Loomis's realistic approach infected me with the desire to make all my work, comics and otherwise, fully believable."- Alex Ross, Mythology
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Rating details

2,114 ratings
4.1 out of 5 stars
5 47% (998)
4 27% (575)
3 17% (361)
2 6% (117)
1 3% (63)
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