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Issue 08 is teeming with fantastic original content from talented international designers. Peek inside the fascinating creative practices of Max Ulichney and Nicholas Kole, and meet the man behind the stunning cover art; Ramón Nunez. As you dive deeper into this issue, you will grasp how to effectively guide the viewer to increase readability like Dave Bardin and jump into drawing successful dynamic action poses with César Vergara.
Discover award-winning designer Nikolas Ilic's reimagining of a classic pirate captain while Alexander Cho reveals the power of color and its ability to dramatically alter the mood of your designs. And finally, to complete our exhilarating journey, explore the adrenaline-fueled dinosaur universe created by Toni Reyna for his informative tutorial on devising unique related characters.
Softback 104 pages
Dimensions: 210mm x 270mm
Paper quality: Full-color premium paper pages
Injecting style with Alishea Gibson
Characters with feeling: Envy by Zuzana Čupová
Meet the artist: Max Ulichney
Drawing Focus with Dave Bardin
Crafting Characters with Marloes De Vries
Conveying emotion with color with Alexander Cho
Redesigning characters: Pirate captain with Nikolas Ilic
Utilizing action poses with César Vergara
Meet the artist: Nicholas Kole
Developing related characters with Toni Reyna