The Simpsons Handbook: Secret Tips from the Pros

Here is a unprecedented homage to the paintings of vintage 2–D animation and the time–honored approach to hand–drawing characters that come alive at the silver reveal. The writer of "The Simpsons" and "Futurama," finds the artwork of magnificent personality layout, backgrounds, and prop artwork during this lavishly precise guide that unveils the advanced secrets and techniques at the back of the deceptively uncomplicated and universally enjoyed Simpsons characters. With artistic insights, artists' sketches, worthy insider tricks, and step–by–step directions, input the mind's eye of "master doodler" Matt Groening and obtain a few expert "how–to" suggestion from a number of the animators and administrators who've made "The Simpsons" the longest–running lively convey and state of affairs comedy in tv historical past. In our technological period whilst animation has develop into more and more digitalized, this targeted instruction manual files the genesis of a few of the main impressive examples of the paintings of hand–drawn lively characters.

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