READ: Inside the Business of Illustration CH5 .
DO: Based on these readings, start your personalized “list”. Try physically going to the Barnes and Nobles on 16th St. Union Square and looking at magazines and books. Try going to Books of Wonder to look at children’s books. Try going to Forbidden Planet for comics. All of these shops will welcome you browsing and you do not need to buy anything.
*Create a Google Doc to track the information you learn from researching illustrators you admire and publications you’d like to work for.
*You may work as a team on this project with another classmate.
Include things like:
- Client List
- Art Directors
- Markets they work in or hire for (Books (Children’s, Sci-Fi, etc., Editorial Illustrations, Advertising)
- Specific Themes or Subjects they are known for or thathtey like (Political, Dark, Sports,Etc.)
- Specific Techniques? Hand Lettering for example
THIS PROJECT WILL BE DUE WEEK 7 for MIDTERM