Learn to Draw the Best of Nickelodeon

Learn to Draw the Best of Nickelodeon

By Steve Crespo (Illustrator); Shane L. Johnson (Illustrator); Heather Martinez (Illustrator)

Walter Foster Publishing, Paperback, 9781600583438, 64pp.

Publication Date: July 31, 2013


For years, Nickelodeon has been creating countless clever, funny, and entertaining TV shows, from "SpongeBob SquarePants, Rugrats, "and "The Fairly OddParents "to "The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron, Rocket Power, "and" Avatar." In "Learn to Draw the Best of Nickelodeon," young artists and Nickelodeon fans alike will discover how to draw all of their favorite Nickelodeon characters from these shows and others. After introducing artists to the tools and materials they need to get started, a series of drawing exercises invites artists to warm up and learn a few basic drawing techniques. Then the real fun begins Simple-to-follow step-by-step drawing lessons demonstrate just how easy it is to begin drawing favorite Nickelodeon characters, including SpongeBob SquarePants, Patrick Star, Gary, Squidward Tentacles, and Sandy Cheeks, as well as other popular characters, including Cosmo, Timmy, Jimmy Neutron, Cindy Vortex, Otto Rocket, Tommy Pickles, Angelica Pickles, Aang, Appa, Katara, and scads more Each drawing project starts with a basic line or shape, such as a circle, and then follows several progressive steps, each building on the previous, and culminating in a final color drawing. Additionally, each new step is shown in blue so young artists know exactly what with each new step. Along the way, professional Nickelodeon illustrators share helpful art tips and tricks for capturing each character's unique look and personality. With approachable projects and fun subject matter, this book will have young artists drawing their favorite Nickelodeon characters in no time

About the Author

David Lewman has written more than sixty-five books starring SpongeBob SquarePants, Jimmy Neutron, the Fairly OddParents, G.I. Joe, the Wild Thornberrys, and other popular characters. He has also written scripts for many acclaimed television shows. David lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Donna, and their dog, Pirkle.