Crazy, Zany Cartoon Characters

Learn to draw more than 20 weird, wacky characters!

From the Series Cartooning for Kids

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

As the premiere title in the series, Crazy, Zany Cartoon Characters teaches young artists-in-training how to take their drawing skills from enthusiastic doodler to ace cartoonist through a series of engaging, easy-to-follow step-by-step cartooning projects. Children will learn the specific elements of cartooning, including how to exaggerate features, draw silly expressions, and create over-the-top gestures, as well as how to draw a variety of humorous animals and unique characters. They’ll even learn how to develop and draw their own original cartoons.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Social Studies
Category Makerspace, Makerspace: Drawing
Copyright 2014
Publisher Quarto Publishing Group USA
Imprint Walter Foster Jr. — Quarto Library
Language English
Number of Pages 64
Publication Date 2015-01-01
Text Type Procedural
BISACS JNF006010, JNF006020
Dewey 741.5'1
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8.5 x 11
Lexile 750
Features Table of contents

Author, Illustrator: Dave Garbot

Dave Garbot is a professional illustrator frequently called upon to create characters for children's books. He always has a sketchbook with him and gets many of his ideas from the things he observes every day.