Drawing Characters: Inspirational Galleries


Cartooning & Animation: Periods 1, 4, 6 & 7:

Comics Unit 2 starts out with some more character design work. Check out these inspirational examples by three cool artists. Some of the characters belong to the artists, while some of the work is fan art.

Monica Esquivel: 

“Monica Esquivel is a BFA Information Design student from Ateneo de Manila University (Edit: in the Philippines). She likes drawing things that involve childhood and nostalgia.”

Faith Erin Hicks:

Faith Erin Hicks is a Canadian comic book artist. Her books include: Zombies Calling, The War at Ellsmere, and Friends with Boys. That last one can be read in its entirety here.

Aaron Diaz:

Aaron Diaz is the creator of the webcomic Dresden Codak. He also recently got some attention with his Legend of Zelda pitch for a game with Zelda as the main playable character.