How to Draw Dynamic Comic Book Superheroes – Start to Finish


Last updated on September 23, 2022 8:49 am


What you’ll learn

  • By the end of this course you will know how to create a variety of comic book superhero concepts from your imagination.
  • You will know how to create dynamic poses for your character designs.
  • You will have a much better understanding of how to draw comic book characters with perspective.
  • You will be able to use foreshortening in your drawings with more confidence.

In this course you will learn how to draw dynamic comic book superheroes step by step. You will work along with me as we break down all the major components that comprise the superhero comic characters that we know and love. You will learn about proportions, anatomy, suit design, foreshortening, rendering, perspective, and how to draw dynamic poses from your imagination. These action poses are essential to creating powerful characters that can tell an amazing story! 

If you want to improve your ability to draw a variety of characters effectively, then this course is for you. The techniques that I will teach you here can apply to all sorts of art styles. Everything from game art, comics, concept art, and even figure drawing. These methods will teach you how to draw imaginative bodies with confidence.

You will also learn to pencil, ink, and color a fully detailed comic book scene from start to finish! This will allow you to put all of this knowledge to goo use. By implementing these techniques into a project file you will commit them to memory and you are welcome to share your project with our comic art community!

I have also added 6 Lessons on Drawing Various Hand Poses – Step by Step! ( Based upon a student request. )

I have also added 7 Lessons on Drawing Various Proportions and Body Types! ( 10-12-2019 ) 

Updated – a new section on Drawing Fight Poses! 11 Videos Added (  3-20-2021 )

I am very confident you will find this course to be a valuable asset in your educational collection but if you find anything that would make this a better experience for you and the other students, please let me know.  I will be happy to improve the course content as well as add new lessons when needed.

You also get all the art files to work along with throughout this course.  Please share your artwork in the Q&A Section and I will give you any feedback that I can.

I thank you for viewing my course and good luck with your art!

Robert A. Marzullo

Ram Studios Comics

Who this course is for:

  • Students that wants to learn how to draw amazing superheroes.
  • Anyone that wants to learn how to draw better variety in their comic book character designs.
  • Students that want to draw characters that appear more dimensional on the page.

Course content

  • Introduction
  • Basic Proportions of the Superhero Male
  • The Superhero Female
  • Drawing the Muscle Bound Brutes
  • Drawing Dynamic Superhero Poses
  • Drawing Various Body Types
  • Drawing Characters with Perspective and Foreshortening
  • Drawing Various Hand Poses
  • Drawing, Inking, and Coloring a Comic Style Portrait Using Reference
  • Creating a Comic Book Scene – Superhero Flying Towards Camera