A Study of the Fanpage Creators of Text/Illustration in Taiwan, in Particular with Their Working Process

Abstract

With the popularity of high-speed internet, the number of using mobile phones has been increased in this generation, also known as high-tech generation. Nowadays, using mobile phone has become an irreplaceable part of our daily life. By using mobile phone, long description of sentences or words are difficult for understanding the meaning immediately. However, presented with a simple picture or image, reader can understand easily. Therefore, the rise of creators by using text and illustration to present their opinions in funny or satirical ways has been much increased in recent years. The illustrators who use facebook fanpage to present their works, in the study will be called as “fanpage creator of text/illustration”. The works created by those illustrators mainly draw an image and add text to the image. The image usually created by free hand drawing showing a careless style, giving a sense of humor to express feelings. This study will apply qualitative method to gain an insight of those popular creators, to understand the working processes, analyzing the working process from concept, sketch to drawing and thoughts while create an illustration.



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Li-Chiou Chen, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
Hong Chang, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan

Paper Information
Conference: ACAH2017
Stream: Humanities - Aesthetics, Design

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