Mashup Mania

Learn to draw more than 20 laughable, loony characters

From the Series Cartooning for Kids

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

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 and unique characters. Featured sections cover humorous characteristics, silly expressions, and over-the-top gestures that make a cartoon character come to life on the page, as well as creative ideas and techniques for rendering a unique character in an unexpected costume, disguise, or location.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Social Studies
Category Makerspace, Makerspace: Drawing
Copyright 2016
Publisher Quarto Publishing Group USA
Imprint Walter Foster Jr. — Quarto Library
Language English
Number of Pages 64
Publication Date 2016-01-01
Text Type Procedural
BISACS JNF006010, JNF006020
Dewey 741.2
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8.5 x 11
Lexile 610
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.