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Character Design Quarterly (CDQ) is a lively, creative magazine bringing inspiration, expert insights, and leading techniques from professional illustrators, artists, and character art enthusiasts worldwide. Each issue provides detailed tutorials on creating diverse characters enabling you to explore the processes and decision making that go into creating amazing characters. Learn new ways to develop your own ideas, and discover from the artists what it is like to work for top studios such as Disney, Warner Bros., and DreamWorks. Produced to a very high standard, Character Design Quarterly is a great source of inspiration that can be kept and referred to throughout your future character design endeavors. Popular character designers from around the world share their work and years of experience through illuminating interviews and features, while short tips articles provide refreshing training in tackling key aspects of creating involving and imaginative characters. Every issue of Character Design Quarterly brings an entertaining installment of inspiration and information about this wide-ranging, growing field of creativity.