Thursday, April 19, 2012

Free Comic Book / Graphic Novel template pages - Illustrator and more



Free Comic Strip, Comic Book and Graphic Novel Artist

DIGITAL TOOLS OF THE TRADE
Software

DRAWING AND LAYOUT APPLICATIONS

Here are some print size templates you can download and use for American standard size comics and graphic novels.

Download templates for Adobe Illustrator.
You can draw, color and letter with this template.
single page
double page
cover

This template includes my adaptation of the Perspective Path Tool created by great artist and all-around nice guy Freddie Williams II. I've used it with his kind permission. Check out his web-site at http://www.freddieart.com/

The perspective tool is for those who don't have the latest version of Illustrator.

*Note: Template layers are locked, nonprinting layers that you can use to manually trace images.

Download templates for Adobe InDesign.
Import your final art, then you can letter it here.
single page
double page

Download templates for Clip Studio Studio.
You can draw, color and letter with this template.
single page
double page

This is my first set of freebies. Right now they are available to everyone. In the future, I may have some only available to my subscribers, so become a subscribers today so you don't miss out..

Keep reading and  +1 me. Share with your friends. Please comment. Just create!

Here is some recommended reading to get you started on creating your comic masterpiece. I get a little piece of the action if you buy from clicking on the links below and helps me to keep doing this and provide more freebies.

Digital Prepress For Comic Books: Revised, Expanded & Updated

Making Comics: Storytelling Secrets of Comics, Manga and Graphic Novels

DC Comics Guide to Writing Comics

Words for Pictures: The Art and Business of Writing Comics and Graphic Novels

The Art Of Comic-Book Inking 2nd Edition

DC Comics Guide to Coloring and Lettering Comics
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