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Ever wondered how the page of a comic book comes to life? Does a cartoonist just sit down and draw? Or is there more planning involved than that?
Check out this step-by-step illustration of, well, illustrating, by Paige Braddock, creative director at Charles M. Schulz Creative Associates and a long-time Peanuts illustrator, who’s just out with a follow up to her first Stinky Cecil book.
Here’s the start of the first page in her new book, Stinky Cecil in Terrarium Terror!:
And here’s the finished product:
Amazing difference, right? Click here to see all the steps in between.
And be sure to buy the book—this follow-up to Stinky Cecil in Operation Pond Rescue is full of the same lovable art and humor. Parents and teachers will also love that it sneaks in a bit of science and environmentalism, too.