Cartoons & Comics

Want to be a comic artist? Learn the secret of drawing engaging cartoons and comics in these detailed drawing tutorials for beginners.
  1. So You Want to Be a Comic Artist?

    So You Want to Be a Comic Artist?

    Tutorial Beginner

    Whether it's a web comic, comic book, or graphic novel, the artists of the comic world have a variety of roles within a comic's creation, and all of them are...

  2. How to Create Speech Bubbles and Comic Effects in Adobe Illustrator

    How to Create Speech Bubbles and Comic Effects in Adobe Illustrator

    Tutorial Beginner

    Learn about the visual language techniques specific to comics and sequential art, from how to convey speech and thought to movement and emotions. All in a...

  3. How to Draw, Ink and Colour a Cartoon Car in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Draw, Ink and Colour a Cartoon Car in Adobe Photoshop

    Tutorial Intermediate

    Creating cartoon versions of real-life objects can allow people to do the craziest things with perhaps the most basic designs and explore their creativity to...

  4. How to Ink a Comic Character in Adobe Illustrator

    How to Ink a Comic Character in Adobe Illustrator

    Tutorial Intermediate

    Learn how to create custom brushes for digital inking and what methods to use for a quick and smooth workflow.

  5. Make an Establishing Shot Using the Perspective Grid Tool in Adobe Illustrator

    Make an Establishing Shot Using the Perspective Grid Tool in Adobe Illustrator

    Tutorial Beginner

    How to create a setting in a comic by starting off with an establishing shot. After learning the basics of perspective drawing, we draw our own cityscape,...

  6. Create a Comic: How to Plan and Lay Out Your Comic

    Create a Comic: How to Plan and Lay Out Your Comic

    Tutorial Beginner

    Learn how to storyboard a comic and what kinds of panel types can be used to different effect. Using clipping masks we can quickly make a comic page that is...

  7. Create a Comic Character: Making a Character Sheet in Adobe Illustrator

    Create a Comic Character: Making a Character Sheet in Adobe Illustrator

    Tutorial Beginner

    Learn what goes into making an appealing design for your comic character, and how making a character sheet can help your comic process later on.

  8. Cartoon Fundamentals: How to Draw Children

    Cartoon Fundamentals: How to Draw Children

    Tutorial Intermediate

    The difference between the drawing of an adult and a drawing of a baby, a child or a teenager is directly related to their anatomical proportions. But in...

  9. Cartoon Fundamentals: How to Draw Cartoon Hands

    Cartoon Fundamentals: How to Draw Cartoon Hands

    Tutorial Beginner

    The human hand is probably one of the hardest things to learn how to draw, since it can take many forms and, thus, express varied emotions. In cartoon it is...

  10. Cartoon Fundamentals: How to Create Movement and Action

    Cartoon Fundamentals: How to Create Movement and Action

    Tutorial Beginner

    What is a cartoon without any kind of action? What is a cartoon, that doesn't tell us a story? You may have seen artistic studies of the human body, drawn...

  11. Cartoon Fundamentals: How to Draw a Cartoon Body

    Cartoon Fundamentals: How to Draw a Cartoon Body

    Tutorial Beginner

    The pleasure of creating a cartoon character is immeasurable. The act of building and developing a character is not just linked to the construction of the...

  12. Cartoon Fundamentals: The Secrets in Drawing Animals

    Cartoon Fundamentals: The Secrets in Drawing Animals

    Tutorial Beginner

    Knowing how to draw faces and facial expressions is a basic item in the toolbox of any cartoonist. But your journey will not be complete until you can also...