Cartoon Cool – How to Draw the New Retro Characters of Today’s Cartoons

About the author (2005)
CHRISTOPHER HART is the world’s bestselling author of drawing and cartooning books. His books have sold more than 7.4 million copies and have been translated into 20 languages. Renowned for up-to-the-minute content and easy-to-follow steps, all of Hart’s books have become staples for a new generation of aspiring artists and professionals, and they have been selected by the American Library Association for special notice.

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Love that Sponge Bob? Always lurking in Dexter’s lab? Wishing for Fairly Odd Parents? Millions of fans watch these shows avidly, often solely for their zingy, stylized look and hip visual jokes. Now there’s a drawing book just right for everyone who admires that quirky style: Cartoon Cool. Top-selling author Christopher Hart shows beginning cartoonists, retro fans, and all other hipsters how to get that almost-1950s look in their drawings. His trademark step-by-step drawings and crystal-clear text are sure to make Saturday mornings more creative!

The Art of Draw Fu – Beginner Level

Are you ashamed of the way you draw?

This book is here to help.

If you can’t draw a straight line, if you can’t even draw a stick figure, this is the book for you.

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Drawing Cartoons & Comics for Dummies

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QuickBooks 2004 for Dummies

Build your business, create a budget, and pay your bills

Improve your business processes while making accounting and financial management easy

Drowning in debits and credits? Bogged down in bags of paperwork? It’s time to break free of the daily accounting grind and focus on making your business grow! With this book to help, QuickBooks 2004 will get your finances in order so you can get down to business.

Stephen L. Nelson, MBA, CPA provides accounting, business advisory, and tax preparation and planning services to small businesses. He is the author of over 100 books on computer and business topics.

The Dummies Way
* Explanations in plain English
* “Get in, get out” information
* Icons and other navigational aids
* Tear-out cheat sheet
* Top ten lists
* A dash of humor and fun

Discover how to:

* Balance your books and print checks
* Generate comprehensive financial reports
* Design your own invoices and statements
* Determine which customers owe money
* Estimate projects and track expenses