Bill Bates gives a lesson in cartooning. A performance by a traveling theater troup.
An award winning student film in claymation.
CREATE YOUR OWN CARTOON
1) CREATE ONE SINGLE PANEL WITHOUT A CAPTION. LET THE DRAWING TELL THE JOKE.
2) CREATE ONE SINGLE PANEL WITH A CAPTION BETWEEN TWO CHARACTERS.
THE CHARACTERS CAN BE BASED ON ANYBODY OR ANYTHING: YOURSELF, AN ATHLETE, A MOVIE STAR, EVEN YOUR PET.
3) USE THE PANELS BELOW, OR IF YOU NEED MORE SPACE USE ANOTHER SHEET OF PAPER TO CREATE YOUR OWN CARTOONS.
Bill Bates, University of Texas, Advertising Major. Illustrator-Air Training Command. Creator of comic strip "PING". Artist -In-Residence for Royal Viking Line.
To date has produced 23 Cruise sketchbooks, including eight World Cruises. Cartoonist for the Carmel Pine Cone since 1972. (17 of these cartoons permanently displaed in the Carmel U.S. Post Office.) Bill has been published and those books are "Carmel By-The-Bates" and "San Francisco-The City By The Bates".
SUGGESTED READING LIST
The Natural Way To Draw by Kimon Nicolaides
(Houghton Mifflin Company 1941)
Ronald Searle (Mayflower Books, Inc. 1978)
Illusion of Life - Disney Publication
Art Education Videos Presented by Marie and Paul