In Cartooning Made Easy: Circle, Triangle, Square, (Walter Foster Publishing / October 4, 2022 / US $19.99) professional artist and My Modern Met contributor Margherita Cole offers easy-to-follow instructions for using basic shapes to draw cute cartoon characters.
Her approach is simple: All you need are basic drawing tools and shapes to cartoon! The book features dozens of drawing projects and step-by-step instructions perfect for beginning and aspiring artists, cartoonists, illustrators, pen and graphite artists, and many others.
Each project combines simple geometric shapes—including circles and triangles and squares but also ovals, rectangles, and more—to draw adorable, cartoon-inspired artwork, including cartoons:
- Unique characters
- Animals, such as elephants
- And more!
Cartooning can be easy—with the right instruction! Learn to draw cartoon characters and more using geometric shapes with Cartooning Made Easy: Circle, Triangle, Square.
Margherita Cole is an artist born and raised in Southern California. She started her cartooning career with a 10-page comic about her dog moonlighting as a superhero, and she has been smitten with the medium ever since. During college, she made comics about famous artists, and when she traveled across the pond for a master’s degree, Margherita continued to find the whimsical side of things with an illustrated story about life on the moon. She works as a writer and an artist for My Modern Met by day and continues to practice drawing whenever (and wherever) she can. Visit her online at margheritacole.com and on Instagram@margherita cole.