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Comic Book Artist. Michael Burdge. Comics have brought entertainment since the 19 th century Some stories were humorous and some were suspenseful The Golden Age of comics (1930’s-1950’s) World War II had a big impact on the popularization of comics

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comic book artist

Comic Book Artist

Michael Burdge

brief history of comic books

Comics have brought entertainment since the 19th century

  • Some stories were humorous and some were suspenseful
  • The Golden Age of comics (1930’s-1950’s)
  • World War II had a big impact on the popularization of comics
  • After the war, sales dropped slowly until the 70’s
  • Modern America gets most of its entertainment from television and video
  • games, leaving comic sales lesser than they once were

Brief History of Comic Books

skills abilities and interests

Drawing and Art skills are obviously needed

  • Graphic Design and Paintings skills will be helpful
  • A vivid imagination will help the artist interpret what the writer has put on
  • paper
  • Writing skills will aid the artist so that he can give his input on the story and
  • dialogue of the comic
  • The artist must be able to tell a story
  • Experience

Skills, Abilities, and Interests

education

A formal education is not necessarily needed

  • School helps create a foundation
  • School also helps to hone and reform one’s skills
  • It also gives experience
  • The art school experience will help add tools to the artist’s craft
  • After art classes, the artist will be more qualified to apply for a position as a
  • comic book artist

Education

finding work

Finding Work

  • Usually work as freelancers
  • Sometimes seek out authors or publishing houses
  • Writers spread the word that they need artists
  • Some advertising agencies and product design companies
  • will hire comic book artists
salary

Comic book artists make approximately $100 per page

  • They make an average salary of $53,080
  • More work equals more pay

Salary

bibliography

http://www.theartcareerproject.com/wham-pow- blam-blast-your-way-into-a-comic-book-career/559/

Bibliography