By Stephanie Ciccarelli
December 1, 2009
Are you looking for the perfect gift to give a pint-sized aspiring voice over artist?
Have you heard of "You Can Do Cartoon Voices, Too!" by Sunday Muse?
"You Can Do Cartoon Voices, Too!" is a book geared toward child voice actors that is full of practical instruction that can be taught to the youngest child and takes make belief up a notch to a higher level of focused creativity.
For those of you shopping for a young voice actor in your family or circle of friends, have I got a present recommendation for you!
Learn more and comment for your chance to win this wonderful book with accompanying CD just in time for Christmas.
Voice actress and teacher Sunday Muse's new book "You Can Do Cartoon Voices, Too!" is an absolute must for the aspiring voice actor in your home that educates using accessible terms that children can understand.
The book also has a special section for parents that prepares them for the business side of what their children will encounter, including a Q&A with 3 top tier voice over agents.
If there was ever a getting started in voice overs guide for kids, this is it!
Chapter 1 - Wake Up the Ol' Voicebox!
Chapter 2 - How to make YOUR voice a CARTOON Voice
Chapter 3 - Choose a "Cartoony" Character
Chapter 4 - Create your own story or script
Chapter 5 - Play with some scripts
Chapter 6 - Think like a professional
Chapter 7 - Put To Use What You Have Learned
Chapter 8 - What Parents Want to Know About the Industry
Sunday is the voice of Cheer Bear from the Care Bears, Baby Binky on Rolie Polie Olie, Freddi in Time Warp Trio, Pepper in Jane and the Dragon, Gibby from The Wumblers, Lara in Willa's Wildlife, and George's puppet Wally from Arthur and many more voices you might recognize from popular cartoon shows and movies.
Her students have gone on to book roles in major cartoons such as "Family Guy" on FOX, "Arthur," "Babar," "Busytown," and "Super Why" on PBS.
How do you enter the contest? Just comment on this blog posting and let me know that you'd like to win!
If you'd like to purchase a copy regardless, visit Sunday's website at this link to order your copy of "You Can Do Cartoon Voices, Too!":
Previous VOX Daily giveaways have included prizes such as:
à¹ Voice Acting Books
à¹ Coaching Sessions
à¹ Recording Equipment
à¹ Gift certificates
à¹ Workshop / Conference Passes
à¹ Unique Promotional Opportunities
The winner of this contest will be drawn randomly from the comments left on the blog and announced this Saturday. The winner will be notified by email to confirm their shipping address.
Sound good to you?
Looking forward to hearing from you!
P.S. Stay tuned for Sunday's most recent podcast on Voice Over Experts this week. To receive her podcast by email or via iTunes, be sure to subscribe to the podcast at http://podcasts.voices.com/voiceoverexpertsRelated Topics: Acting, agents, Book, Cartoom Voices, cartoons, child, Christmas, Giveaway, how to, industry, Sunday Muse, Voices.com
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