Character Design Quarterly is a lively, creative magazine bringing inspiration, expert insights, and leading techniques to professional illustrators, artists, and character design enthusiasts worldwide.
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Within the pages of issue 10, discover an array of enthralling artwork, interviews, and tutorials from some of the industry’s best international artists.
Learn how to redesign classic characters in an in-depth tutorial by Ioana Sopov as she demonstrates how to update the evil queen character trope. And if you’re looking to create a journal of ideas for future projects, Jose Ciceraro shares tools, techniques, and mindsets for keeping a sketchbook.
For aspirational experience, advice, and masterful artwork, read interviews with skillful concept artist, Haimeng Cao and whimsical designer and illustrator, Kelsey Buzzell. Plus, catch critically acclaimed artist and illustrator, Tom Booth, talking about his varied career and enchanting cover art.
Softback 104 pages
Dimensions: 210mm x 270mm
Paper quality: Full-color premium paper pages
Story lines by Federico Etchegaray
The bashful aviator by Isaac Jadraque
Characterize this by Corah Louise
Meet the artist: Haimeng Cao
Storytelling through gesture by Samantha Vilfort
Meet the artist: Kelsey Buzzell
How to keep a sketchbook by Jose Cicero
How I stylize by Erica Hodne
Redesigning classic characters by Ioana Sopov