The Cartoonist's Big Book of Drawing Animals

The Cartoonist's Big Book of Drawing Animals

By Christopher Hart

Watson-Guptill Publications, Paperback, 9780823014217, 224pp.

Publication Date: February 19, 2008

All of Chris Hart's how-to-draw titles are best-sellers. And the best-sellers among all of his best-sellers are the ones about animals. "How to Draw Cartoon Animals," just one example, appears regularly on the BookScan Top 50 Art Books list, with more than 190,000 copies sold. Now "The Cartoonist's Big Book of Drawing Animals" is ready to roar onto the market All the most popular animals are here, including dogs, cats, horses, penguins, lions, tigers, bears, and elephants, as well as the favorite sidekick animals pigs, kangaroos, giraffes, turtles. Simple step-by-step drawings show how to capture every cartoon emotion, from cutesy-sweet to begging to scheming, and how to create every box-office type, from baby animals to villain animals to clueless animals and much more. Faces, bodies, paws, feet, wings, tails every part of dozens of animals is explained in this bumper book by the world's leading author of instructional art books. It's a mega-menagerie for cartoonists

About the Author
Chris Hart is the author of the award winning book series Manga Mania. His books have sold more than 2.5 million copies in 22 languages. Since 2000, he has had 20 books on the top 50 best-selling list in the overall art category in the nation, according to Nielsen Bookscan. Also, according to Bookscan, he has had the number 1, 2, and 3 best-selling art books in the country at the same time.