Stephen Lursen Art — writing
Writing and illustrating a short story - part 3 storyboarding your illustrations
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Storyboard Design is a commonly used practice within a production process for show business but is also extremely beneficial for brainstorming book illustrations. Its basically brainstorming and showing multiple potential layouts, compositions, and examples of how you can illustrate a line or event from within your book. Here is a video to reference to gain a better understanding of what storyboarding is all about. I want you to write one of your sentences from your story at the top of a page. Under your story sentence, draw three rectangles stacked vertically on top of one another. Within each box, I...
Children's Book Writing and Illustration - An Introduction (part 1)
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Module Introduction: Where we're going (taken from my art class and now shared with the world - ENJOY!) Hello Artists! We're about to embark on a brave and exciting quest. To tell a story never told before, build a world never before seen, and reveal a glimpse into the most guarded places on earth... A place behind a door that can only be opened from the inside, magically hidden, an undiscoverable vault... Your creative imaginations inside your minds and hearts! We are beginning our unit that builds on everything we've done so far this year. Firstly, we learned about the...