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Art of the Comic Book | David Marshall, Instructor

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About Your Instructor

David Marshall was published by Fantagraphics Books, SpiderBaby Graphix and FantaCo Enterprises. He is also a multiple participant of 24-Hour Comics Day. Through his one-man creative services company Marshall Art Studio, David provides web design + development, print design, illustration and overall content beautification.

Teaching Experience

David Marshall's formal teaching career began in 1995. In this capacity, his primary emphasis is clear content presentation, regardless of artistic media. Exercises for Art of the Comic Book leverage Mr. Marshall's vast knowledge of both traditional and digital tools for creating comic books. Classwork combines creative fundamentals (research, anatomy, perspective, composition, storytelling, etc.) with current production methods and business environment.

Interviewed by Somerville Community Access Television

Hosted by Janet Cormier
April 23, 2010

David Marshall has a job others dream about... comic book artist and illustrator. He is the creator of Lucky Seven: The Dee Brown Incident. He also teaches a very cool class, The Art of the Comic Book. This interview covers his accomplishments, theories, knowlege of creator and industry history, and future ambitions.

Art from this interview was on exhibit in Somerville's SCATV Gallery in May 2010.

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